Posted November 15, 2012 on
With Northwestern needing an answer, senior leadership took over, but not the one you'd guess. Drew Crawford was forced to the bench, leaving Reggie Hearn and Jared Swopshire to take charge. The Wildcats survived a scare from a defiant Mississippi Valley team, winning 81-68.

Resilient Mark keeps running

It seemed unlikely that Venric Mark would be in the position he is. Yet, the dynamic athlete became Northwestern's starting running back, and is now a Doak Walker Award finalist. It has taken resiliency for Mark to withstand each hit, but he isn't backing down.
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