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Jimmy Hall Impressive at Northwestern Pro Day

Scouts from every NFL team were in attendance as Northwestern football had their pro day on Tuesday at the Nicolet Football Center in Evanston. Among the players featured were linebackers Chi Chi Ariguzo and Jimmy Hall, running back Treyvon Green and wide receiver Kyle Prater. Coach Pat Fitzgerald was excited for the opportunity for some of his players to get in front of NFL scouts...
Via In The Neutral Zone
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Vine: Northwestern’s Alex Olah Attempts To Take Charge Resulting In Scary Collision With IU’s Hanner Mosquera-Perea

Indiana is rolling past Northwestern in today’s Big Ten Tournament game, but the Hoosiers got a major scare from a collision under the basket involving forward Hanner Mosquera-Perea. In attempting to draw a charge call, Northwestern center Alex Olah fell into the knee Mosquera-Perea, who was attacking the basket.  Luckily, Mosquera-Perea was able to return to the floor after...
Via College Spun
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Northwestern Had Quite The Celebration After Its Double-OT Win Over Michigan

While most of the college basketball world was focused on Kentucky vs. Georgia Tuesday night, there was actually a much better game over in the Big Ten. Northwestern and Michigan played two overtimes, which were both forced by Wildcats junior Tre Demps. With 2.4 seconds left in regulation, Demps his a 3-pointer to tie the game. With 3.2 seconds left in the first overtime, Demps again...
Via College Spun
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Game 29: Michigan at Northwestern Preview

Basics Who: Michigan (14-14, 7-9 B1G) at Northwestern (14-15, 5-11 B1G) Where: Welsh-Ryan Arena (Evanston, IL) When: 9:06 p.m., March 3rd, 2015 TV: BTN Radio: 950 AM, 1050AM Just over six weeks ago, Michigan escaped with a two-point home victory over Northwestern. The Wolverines looked like a team that might have started to turn the corner, if only just barely, until the news...
Via UM Hoops
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Northwestern Basketball: 3 keys to victory over Illinois

Northwestern Basketball plays Illinois on the road tonight in a must win for the Illini. Illinois is currently sitting just above the bubble as a double digit seed and with the tournament approaching every game is important. A loss at home against Northwestern could throw a wrench in their playoff plans. But the Wildcats have been on a roll recently and are looking to extend their...
Via isportsweb.com
February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Five takeaways from Indiana’s loss to Northwestern

EVANSTON, Ill. – Indiana lost its sixth Big Ten road game on Wednesday night at Welsh-Ryan Arena, falling to the Northwestern Wildcats, 72-65. The loss dropped the Hoosiers to 19-10 overall and 9-7 in conference play. Here’s a look at five takeaways from the loss: · Indiana played with a lack of urgency defensively for the first […] The post Five takeaways from Indiana...
Via Inside the Hall
February 26, 2015  |  Discuss

A ticket preview for Penn State vs Northwestern basketball

D.J. Newbill tried his best to take down the Big 10 leading Wisconsin Badgers on Wednesday night. Newbill hit 13 of 21 shots, scoring 29 points with three assists and three rebounds, but the Nittany Lions couldn’t rally late and lost at home by eight points. Penn State (15-12, 3-11) finished a three game stretch of going against ranked opponents. On February 11th, Penn State fell...
Via Nittany Lions Den
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Northwestern SS Ibraheim Campbell

As we delve further into the Pittsburgh Steelers offseason, our attention has begun to shift towards the draft. Like we’ve done in the past, these reports will cover the prospects of the 2015 NFL Draft, placing an emphasis on those who could help the Steelers the most. Back to evaluating safeties today. Northwestern strong safety […] 2015 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Northwestern...
Via Steelers Depot
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Northwestern Basketball: Four keys to victory over Iowa

On Sunday, the Northwestern Basketball will face the Iowa Hawkeyes at 3pm Eastern at home. With March rapidly approaching and the Hawkeyes desperate to make a late season push to make the NCAA tournament or at least guarantee them a spot in the NIT postseason tournament, they plan on walking out of Evanston with an easy win. For the Wildcats, this an opportunity to get a big win...
Via isportsweb.com
February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Illinois set to host Northwestern in 3-game series at Soldier Field

Three games to settle an age-old debate once and for all….Saturday, Saturday, Saturday…at Soldier Field in Chicago. Yep, the Illinois Fighting Illini will move its next three home games against the Northwestern Wildcats from Memorial Stadium in Champaign to the venerable stadium up in Chicago. Finally, we’ll get a three-game series to settle the debate. Is it “Chicago’s...
Via Talking 10
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Head coach at Northwestern University Chris Collins went nucking futz last night

Head basketball coach at Northwestern University Chris Collins went insane last night.[Vine]Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Collins Flips His Lid Over Missed Goaltending Call

Chris Collins completely flipped out after refs missed a goaltending call that would've benefitted his Northwestern Wildcats.
Via Gamedayr
January 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Northwestern beats Northern Kentucky 76-55

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) Tre Demps tied a career-high with 23 points as Northwestern beat Northern Kentucky 76-55 on Saturday. Northwestern took its largest lead at 74-50 on a Demps 3-pointer with 2:32 left. He finished 9 of 18 from the field. Bryant McIntosh added 15 points and Scottie Lindsey had 12 for Northwestern (9-4) in its final non-conference game before beginning Big Ten action...
Via AP on Fox
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Northwestern Owns the LOL College Football Moment of the Week

From time to time there are things that happen either on or off the football field that we can't help but laugh at. It could be a play, a mistake, a fan--anything. This week the best of those moments belongs to the Northwestern Wildcats.More specifically, the guy who is having a hard time figuring out how to drink his Gatorade.@SBNationGIF/TwitterRead more »
Via FatManWriting
November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Northwestern Knocks Off Notre Dame In Overtime, 43-40

It’s been a tough few weeks in South Bend. Last Saturday, Notre Dame was outclassed by Arizona State in Tempe, in a game that effectively ended the Irish’s chances at a College Football Playoff bid. Today, the team blew a sizable lead to lose to Northwestern, which previously had just three wins, in overtime. Wildcats kicker Jack Mitchell hit a 45-yard field goal to send the...
Via College Spun
November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Northwestern WR Mike McHugh Makes Early Candidate for Catch of the Day

Most people are aware of the Northwestern Wildcats more because of their attempt to unionize than their actual ability to play football. Well, to be honest--with a 3-5 record it is pretty easy to see why, but that does not mean that these guys are not capable of playing some quality football. They just might need a break or two--and a whole lot of luck--along the way.Mike McHugh...
Via FatManWriting
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Northwestern WR Mike McHugh Makes Catch of the Year

Northwestern is getting demolished by Iowa but at least the Wildcats will depart Iowa City with an absurd highlight. Watch as sophomore wide receiver Mike McHugh snags a pass, one that should never be caught by a human being, from Trevor Siemian. Are you kidding me? [SB Nation] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Vine: Northwestern WR Mike McHugh May Have Just Made The Catch Of The Year

Northwestern is currently getting blown out by Iowa, 38-7. Not much has gone right for the Wildcats, but one of their players just made arguably the best catch that you’ll see this season. Sophomore WR Mike McHugh went up, somehow hauled in this pass from QB Trevor Siemian with one hand and managed to get a foot in before falling out of bounds. Check it out: If this isn’t the...
Via College Spun
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Nebraska Cornhuskers at Northwetsern Wildcats: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Saturday two schools from the Big Ten will face off against one another when the Nebraska Cornhuskers travel to take on the Northwestern Wildcats. No. 19 Nebraska (5-1) will be looking to defeat Northwestern (3-3) in this contest which will air on the Big Ten Network beginning at 7:30 pm ET. Ryan Field in Evanston, IL will be the host of this one. The Odds: The Nebraska Cornhuskers...
Via Tireball.com
October 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Jalen Myrick's 100-Yd Kickoff Return Gives Minnesota the Edge Over Northwestern

When you have a game that is being well played by both teams it is often the big play that turns the tide in favor of one or the other. That was certainly the case for the Minnesota Gophers in Saturday's game against the Northwestern Wildcats.Momentum was in Northwestern's favor after Trevor Siemian capped off a 97-yard touchdown drive to tie the game up midway through the fourth...
Via FatManWriting
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Northwestern Wildcats at Minnesota Golden Gophers: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

getty images On Saturday the Northwestern Wildcats will travel to take on the Minnesota Golden Gophers in a match-up of two schools who are unbeaten in Big Ten play. Northwestern (3-2) has rallied from its early season struggles while Minnesota (4-1) has been a pleasant surprise. Coverage of the game between Northwestern and Minnesota will air on the Big Ten Network beginning at...
Via Tireball.com
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Northwestern Debuts Gothic-Style Uniforms For Homecoming (Photos)

The Northwestern University Wildcats will sport a unique look for the football team’s homecoming game against the Nebraska Cornhuskers on Oct. 18. The school released photos of the black, gothic-style Under Armour uniforms on Monday, and one word that comes to mind when look at them is “academic.” The unis feature a black-purple-and-gold color scheme, a nod to the school...
Via NESN.com
October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Badgers at Northwestern Wildcats: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Saturday afternoon the Wisconsin Badgers and Northwestern Wildcats will face off against one another in a match-up of two Big Ten schools. No. 17 Wisconsin (3-1) will be looking to talk unranked Northwesten (2-2) from winning their third straight game. Coverage of the game between Wisconsin and Northwestern will air on ESPN2 beginning at 3:30 pm ET from Ryan Field in Evanston...
Via Tireball.com
October 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Big Ten Basketball Preview: #12 Northwestern Wildcats

Well it was a run.  Northwestern did everything they could do grab that elusive (to them, not to anyone else) first ever NCAA Tournament bid and fell short year after year.  Now there's no John Shurna.  There's no Drew Crawford.  There's no Juice Thompson.  There's no Luka Mirkovic.  There's just Dave Sobolewski and his lesbian haircut.  Well there's also hope because of this...
Via Down with Goldy
October 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Opposition Research: Northwestern defensive scouting report

No more non-conference, time for the real games. While it was nice to experiment with a tougher non-conference opponent, the last three games have felt like the same old boring, going through the motions type games. While Northwestern may not burn the fire of Minnesota or Nebraska or even Iowa for Badger fans, those in the know realize just how difficult it has been for any Wisconsin...
Via Madtown Badgers
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss
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