JERSHON COBB RUMORS & GOSSIP
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) JerShon Cobb and Sanjay Lumpkin combined for 31 points to help Northwestern beat Brown 69-56 on Monday night.
Cobb scored 16 point and made 3 of 4 from 3-point range. Lumpkin, who had 15 points, pulled down 12 rebounds. Tre Demps contributed 11 points and Scottie Lindsey added 10.
Northwestern (2-0) held a 36-26 halftime advantage and stretched that to 60-39...
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9 days ago
The Catch and Shoot won’t be having any Northwestern-specific content posted directly on the website this season as editor-in-chief Jesse Kramer is covering the Wildcats for The Daily Northwestern.
But here are links to The Daily Northwestern’s preview for the Wildcats that Jesse and his coworkers put together:
—Freshmen point guards McIntosh, Vassar to speed up Northwestern...
The Northwestern Wildcats relied heavily on the team’s guards this past season. And after signing its 2014 class, it is clear that the burden of the load will once again fall on their shoulders. Three of the team’s six incoming freshmen — Bryant McIntosh, Johnnie Vassar and Scott Lindsey — are guards.
McIntosh will receive a serious look at the starting point guard position...
All-Chicago Team (Chicago Player of the Year in bold.)
Milton Doyle, Loyola—14.9 ppg, 3.6 apg, 1.2 spg
Doyle had a major impact the second he stepped on the floor for Loyola, despite being a freshman. The Chicago native led the Ramblers in scoring, assists, steals and blocks this season, collecting MVC Freshman of the Year honors. Doyle’s 32-point performance against Campbell...
Northwestern defeated Minnesota, 55-54, their last meeting. Drew Crawford scored 17 points for the Wildcats. (Photo Credit: Ann Heisenfelt/Associate Press)
EVANSTON, Ill. – The Northwestern Wildcats (12-13, 5-7 Big Ten) will host the Minnesota Golden Gophers (16-9, 5-7 Big Ten) Sunday 5 p.m. at Welsh-Ryan Arena.
Both teams are coming off conference losses Thursday to No. 9 Michigan...
In order for Northwestern basketball to reach the NIT, they’ll need more from JerShon Cobb. The second option behind Drew Crawford, Cobb is second on the team in scoring, and they’re the only two that average double figures for the Wildcats. NU Coach Chris Collins has said on a few occasions that his team does not have the depth of other Big Ten schools, therefore his margin...
NU junior JerShon Cobb kept the Wildcats alive with a game-tying jumper in the final minute of regulation Tuesday. (Photo: Pat Lovell | USA Today Sports)
Northwestern (10-10, 3-4 Big Ten) continued its surge in the Big Ten standings Tuesday. The Wildcats needed a pair of overtimes at Welsh-Ryan Arena, but they completed an upset of Purdue (13-6, 3-2), 63-60.
Photo: Northwestern Athletics
Northwestern junior JerShon Cobb, the Wildcats’ second-leading scorer, missed the last two games against Mississippi Valley State and Brown with an ankle injury, but Northwestern head coach Chris Collins is optimistic that Cobb will see the court Friday night against DePaul.
“I think he’s on track, I’m optimistic he’ll be available tomorrow...
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JerShon Cobb hit a running pull-up in the lane with 2.3 seconds left to give Northwestern a 63-61 comeback victory over IUPUI Friday night.
Northwestern took a 59-55 lead with 2:29 left on three Sobolewski free throws, but IUPUI rallied and tied the score on a pair of Patton free throws with 20 seconds left, setting the stage for Cobb's heroics. Cobb got the ball on the left...
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November 22, 2013