Reggie Hearn was reeling as he entered Saturday's contest. It all turned around for the senior forward. Hearn recorded a career-high 26 points and led the Wildcats to a victory.
It may be a bit early for such grand pronouncements, but the Golden Gophers Big Ten season has reached a crossroads. We know they can not beat teams ranked #5 on home, road, or neutral floors. We also don't know where the Gophers sit in the Big Ten pecking order. Losing to highly ranked teams is fine if there is consistent effort and the game is close throughout. Unfortunately...
Playing on a young team in his senior season, Reggie Hearn has been there to lift Northwestern. The former walk-on, very much an inspirational leader for his teammates, has provided the Wildcats with a big boost this season.
Reggie Hearn scored 20 points and Northwestern built an early lead using 3-point shooting to hand No. 23 Illinois its third straight loss, 68-54 on Thursday night.
Illinois has lost five of seven after starting 12-0.
The Wildcats (11-7, 2-3 Big Ten) were 8 of 15 from 3-point range but hit five of those shots in the first half to build a 36-21 lead.
The cold-shooting Illini (14...
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January 17, 2013
After starting the Big Ten season in grand style with a reality claiming victory over the Michigan State Spartans, the Golden Gophers end the first week of the conference season against the injury riddled Northwestern Wildcats. After a couple surprising losses by some of the Big Ten's best, a win would go a long way towards establishing the Gophers as one best teams in the conference...
Reggie Hearn had 17 points with 10 rebounds and Northwestern snapped a two-game losing streak with a 74-70 win Tuesday night at Baylor, which was coming off a win at Kentucky.
Hearn made two layups for the Wildcats when they opened the second half with an 11-1 run. Northwestern (7-2) barely hung on after building an 18-point lead.
Baylor (5-3) was within 70-67 when Pierre Jackson...
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December 04, 2012
Reggie Hearn scored 14 points and Northwestern's defense did the rest Sunday in an 80-53 victory over Fairleigh Dickinson.
Fairleigh Dickinson's inability to convert in the paint prevented them from staying in the game early. The Knights missed six layups in the first half alone, which allowed Northwestern (3-0) to quickly take command in the first meeting between the schools...
Northwestern tipped off practice on Friday afternoon. Before the Wildcats laced up their sneakers, PurpleWildcats spoke with senior guard Reggie Hearn.
Reggie Hearn scored 15 of his career-high 17 points in the second half, including hitting all four 3-point attempts, as Northwestern fought off Central Connecticut State 70-64 Saturday afternoon at Welsh-Ryan Arena.