Tre Demps continued his clutch play Saturday with a game-winning three-pointer against Minnesota. (Photo: Northwestern Athletics)
Northwestern (12-11, 5-5 Big Ten) continued its remarkable turnaround Saturday with a 55-54 victory at Minnesota (15-7, 4-5).
The Wildcats have won three straight road games, their longest such streak since 1959-60 according to ESPN Stats and Info. Overall...
After escaping with an improbable victory over Penn State on Saturday, Purdue's men's basketball players joked and laughed through their postgame interviews.
In the dark hallways under Welsh-Ryan Arena on Tuesday, the somber Boilermakers spoke with regret about a 63-60 double-overtime loss to Northwestern.
Purdue emerged victorious from similarly perilous late-game situations...
In three of his last four halves of basketball, Yogi Ferrell has shot 4-of-23 from the floor, and Saturday, his struggles extended to the defensive end, where he couldn't stop Northwestern's Tre Demps from taking over the game.
Tre Demps scored 13 of his 15 points in the second half and Northwestern defeated Indiana 54-47 on Saturday.
Drew Crawford added 17 points and 11 rebounds as the Wildcats (9-10, 2-4 Big Ten) won their first Big Ten road game since Jan. 17, 2013, at Illinois.
Kale Abrahamson added 9 points for Northwestern, which won despite shooting 19-of-51 (37.3 percent). Helping the Wildcats...
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January 18, 2014
Tre Demps scored 11 points and made three late 3-pointers to lead Northwestern to a 49-43 upset of in-state rival No. 23 Illinois on Sunday night.
Drew Crawford added 14 points and JerShon Cobb had 11 for Northwestern (8-9, 1-3 Big Ten), which gave coach Chris Collins his first conference victory.
Northwestern had lost four straight overall and three in a row in conference play...
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January 12, 2014
Northwestern sophomore guard Tre Demps meets with the media prior to Wednesday's practice, previewing the game with Penn State. PurpleWildcats provides video of the interview.
You may have been wondering why Northwestern forward Drew Crawford may have been struggling so much during his senior season. His game has been off enough that we’ve seen his NBA Draft stock drop significantly. Now we know why. From the NU SID: Crawford (Naperville, Ill./Naperville Central) will undergo surgery on his right shoulder and will miss the remainder of the 2012-13 season...
Stepping off the bench, Tre Demps paced the Wildcats in the second half. Beyond that, Northwestern was searching for solutions. The struggles coming from Northwestern's lack of depth remain alarming and are proving to be costly.
A highly recruited prospect, Tre Demps entered the Northwestern program with plenty of promise. However, injuries and inconsistency have been the sophomore's greatest shortcoming. Through hard work, Demps hopes he can produce results on the floor.
Tre Demps’ freshman season came to an end Tuesday when the Northwestern guard underwent surgery on his left shoulder.