The Daily Northwestern

Football: Northwestern’s bowl history, 1948-2003

Alex Putterman, Reporter

December 25, 2012

On January 1, 1949, Northwestern beat previously-undefeated University of California-Berkley to win the 35th Rose Bowl, 20-14. As far as postseason success goes, there’s been little to cheer for since. After what can only...

Volleyball: Wildcats end season with back-to-back losses

Ben Taylor, Reporter

November 28, 2012

Heading into its final regular season match against nationally-ranked Nebraska, Northwestern was experiencing deja vu. Last year before the final game, the Wildcats were 15-15 and needed a win against the then-No. 2 Corn...

Ryan: Eastern expansion hurts Big Ten brand

Dan Ryan, Sports Editor

November 18, 2012

I'm not sure what the Big Ten is doing. The potential conference additions of Maryland and Rutgers are highway robbery — unless you're Maryland and Rutgers. Outside of those two parties, I fail to see how the Big Ten, its co...