The Daily Northwestern

Men’s Basketball: Assessing Northwestern’s 2015-2016 Big Ten Schedule

Jesse Kramer, Reporter

February 20, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Men's Basketball The Big Ten announced conference opponents for the 2015-16 season Monday, and Northwestern may finally have something to cheer for. The Wildcats' slate of Big Ten foes goes as follows: Home only: ...

Men’s Basketball: Turnover battle plays large role in Cats’ loss

Jesse Kramer, Reporter

January 15, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Basketball The more shots you take, the more shots you make. That’s how percentages work. But Northwestern has not been attempting many shots in comparison to its opponents, and that has had an impact on the scoreboa...

Men’s Basketball: Northwestern ekes out victory over Rutgers in Big Ten opener

Jesse Kramer, Reporter

December 30, 2014

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Northwestern returned to its defensive identity Tuesday in a 51-47 win at Rutgers to begin Big Ten play. NU (10-4, 1-0 Big Ten) faced a 10:36 field-goal drought late in the second half but locked down on Rutgers (8-6, 0-1) to hold on for the close v...

Men’s Basketball: After uneven non-conference season, Northwestern primed to test conference waters

Bobby Pillote, Assistant Sports Editor

December 29, 2014

Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

As Northwestern's non-conference schedule draws to a close and Big Ten play begins, the Wildcats will find themselves in a fight to not be the worst team in the conference when they travel to Rutgers on Tuesday. It isn't a...