The Daily Northwestern

Blotter: Sept. 30

Patrick Svitek, City Editor

September 29, 2013

Filed under City, Crime, Local

Police: Chicago resident had fake prescription at Evanston CVS A Chicago resident was arrested Wednesday night after trying to buy a pain killer with a fake prescription at a drug store near the Evanston border, accordin...

Wildcats add NIU to 2014 schedule

Dan Ryan, Reporter

September 24, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

Athletic Director Jim Phillips announced on Tuesday that Northwestern has added Northern Illinois to its 2014 football schedule. The Huskies join California, Western Illinois and Notre Dame on the Wildcats’ non-conference slate....

Ryan: Easy win a sign of progress for Wildcats

Dan Ryan, Assistant Sports Editor

September 22, 2013

Filed under Columns, Sports

On Saturday, Northwestern beat Maine by a lot of points. That story isn’t particularly interesting or exciting. Expected, really. What’s interesting is that I wrote the above paragraph with 8 minutes and 33 seconds left...

Rapid Reaction: Northwestern 35, Maine 21

John Paschall, Assistant Gameday Editor

September 21, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

What went right: The defense was Northwestern’s best offense today against Maine at Ryan Field. Senior linebacker Damien Proby and sophomore defensive end Dean Lowry recorded the Wildcats’ ninth and 10th interceptions re...

Northwestern leads Maine 14-0 at halftime

Alex Putterman, Reporter

September 21, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

Northwestern (3-0) started and ended the first half strongly against Maine (3-0) at Ryan Field today, entering the break with a 14-0 lead in spite of an underwhelming overall performance. First Quarter: After a Maine three-an...

Former Northwestern football coach passes away at 69

Steven Montero, Sports Editor

September 21, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

Former football coach Francis Peay died at age 69 Saturday morning, according to Northwestern officials. Peay took over the Wildcats in 1986 and collected more wins than either of his two predecessors. By the time NU replaced...

Letter to the Editor: Cats should not play at Wrigley Field

Dick Reif

September 19, 2013

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

NU president Morty Schapiro champions diversity on campus, supports a race-based admissions policy & urged NU to submit a friend of the court brief backing this policy at the University of Texas during the Supreme Court's...