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Ball in Europe:
The British Basketball League played games straight through to Tuesday night this week and thus the lateness of our regular BBL roundup from BallinEurope’s man in the UK, Sam Chadwick. We await his words no longer…
This past Friday saw four BBL Championships games, while Saturday saw the Wildcats take on the Raiders and the game one of the BBL Cup Semi-Finals with the Leicester Riders going up against the Eagles. The lateness of this post is also due to the Wolves going up against the MK Lions on Tuesday night, broadcast on Sky Sports 3.
Friday saw two teams from the bottom half of the table face off, when the Mersey Tigers narrowly defeated the Durham Wildcats, 85-81. The Tigers were led by David Aliu who finished with a 19-point, 12-rebound double-double to go with two assists; Myles Hesson had a double-double of his own in putting up 12 points and grabbing 10 boards; and Matthew Otten did a little bit of everything to total 13 points, four rebounds and six assists. The Wildcat...
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This was the year.
The year Northwestern was going to make the NCAA tournament for the first time in school history. As the 'Cats came off of their winningest season in school history all the pieces were there -- kind of.
Four starters were back, including an ever-improving John Shurna whose ability to drive inside and be stingy was at an all-time high, 6-11 senior big...
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Miss Valley State Delta Devils vs Northwestern Wildcats Odds
A key college battle sees the visiting Delta Devils travelling to Northwestern Friday to take on the Wildcats on Friday.
Northwestern battles the Delta Devils, currently sitting with a 1-6 mark (1-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors...
Northwestern University Department of Athletics and Recreation has announced the restructuring of its marketing department, including a pair of promotions and two new hires.
John Shurna, the Big Ten's leading scorer, had 25 points to lead Northwestern past Georgia Tech 76-60 on Tuesday night in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge. Shurna, a 6-foot-9 senior forward, made three 3-pointers and had a team-high eight rebounds as Northwestern (6-0) remained unbeaten. Drew Crawford had 14 points and Luka Mirkovic had 13.
John Phillips, the father of Northwestern University athletic director Jim Phillips, died Thursday night.
The Missouri Women's Baketball team looks to improve to 6-0 on the season for the second time in program history. Mizzou hosts the Northwestern Wildcats at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 3 at Mizzou Arena.