When Northwestern needed a boost off the bench, Alex Marcotullio—with a back injury behind him—who gave his team a needed spark. The Wildcats need the fiery senior guard to emerge as a key threat for their rotation.
The regular season is over for Drew Crawford, but it's only beginning for Northwestern. Now, Dave Sobolewski is taking responsibility for his young team. The sophomore point guard is doing his part to produce on the court and be a leader in the locker room.
The Gator Bowl is fast approaching. Following Northwestern's final practice session in Evanston, freshman superback Dan Vitale spoke with reporters about his first bowl game. PurpleWildcats offers video of the interview.