Stories tagged: Northwestern Wildcats
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 7:24 p.m.
Jon Teske scored all 17 of his points in the first half, and No. 2 Michigan is now off to its best start in program history after an 80-60 victory …
Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 8:24 p.m.
Northwestern converted three Utah turnovers into 21 points in a dizzying nine-minute stretch in the pouring rain in the third quarter of the Holiday Bowl, including Jared McGee’s 82-yard fumble …
Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 9:52 p.m.
Cassius Winston scored 17 points, and No. 2 Michigan State erased a 27-point deficit on Saturday to beat Northwestern 65-60 and extend its winning streak to 10 games.
Wed., June 7, 2017, 8:30 a.m.
Not many college football fans outside of Alabama and Ohio State are totally content with their coach. And satisfaction can be fleeting, as Michigan State fans are finding out now. …
Sat., March 18, 2017, 10:53 p.m.
Gonzaga struggled at the free-throw line on Saturday when the Zags topped Northwestern 79-73 in the NCAA Tournament round of 32.
Sat., March 18, 2017, 9:53 p.m.
Northwestern was ready to fight Gonzaga for the right to play in the Sweet 16, and the Wildcats made sure to bring a barrage of fans to cheer them on …
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 9:57 p.m.
Some wins ride on a little more than just talent – they require a bit of luck.
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 9:18 p.m.
It’s official. Gonzaga is now the most hated team in America. But the referees who missed the goaltending call are a close second.
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 8:32 p.m.
Gonzaga led 63-56, but the Wildcats were closing fast. The Zags’ memorable season and NCAA Tournament were hanging in the balance. Sounds like a job for a couple of 19-year-olds. …
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 9:43 p.m.
Gonzaga won 79-73 on Saturday and the big controversy was about a goaltending no call that ended up yielding a four-point swing toward the Bulldogs when Northwestern coach Chris Collins …
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 7:39 p.m.
The 2016-17 season saw Northwestern play in the NCAA Tournament for the first time in school history. The Wildcats have no intention of it being their last dance.
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 8:02 p.m.
In a sport where gigantic athletes are not allowed to touch yet are constantly crashing into each other, a certain amount of controversy is expected. The most hated player at …
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 6:17 p.m.
Ernie Johnson may not have, but Gonzaga fans knew better. An 18-point halftime lead was not the end of the story. Period.
Sat., March 18, 2017, 5:44 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 79-73 win over Northwestern on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at the Vivint Smart Home …
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 5:05 p.m.
Gonzaga’s game against NCAA Tournament darling Northwestern went from sleeper to classic. But the top-seeded Bulldogs held off the Wildcats just long enough to escape Salt Lake City with an …
Sat., March 18, 2017, 12:56 p.m.
Live updates from top-seeded Gonzaga’s second-round game against No. 8 seed Northwestern.
Fri., March 17, 2017, 9:37 p.m.
Northwestern’s offense revolves around guard Bryant McIntosh (14.7 points per game) and wings Scottie Lindsey (14.2) and Vic Law (12.1). Law is listed as a 6-foot-7 forward but he’s the …
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 7:47 p.m.
The text showed up on Przemek Karnowski’s phone on Thursday. “Hey, I don’t know who to root for?” The author: Dr. John Shuster, the orthopaedic spine surgeon who performed Karnowski’s …
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 7:50 p.m.
The top-seeded Zags (33-1) are essentially considering it as a road game Saturday when they face No. 8 Northwestern (24-11) with a trip to the NCAA Sweet 16 on the …
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 1:30 a.m.
In a Northwestern locker room aswirl in joy and delirium on Thursday night, a reporter approached Wildcat sub Gavin Skelly at his locker. Skelly flashed a big grin and patted …
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 7:54 p.m.
When asked to compare Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowki and a player of similarly sizable stature from the Big Ten, Northwestern forward Derek Pardon described Karnowski as “heavyset.”
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 9:09 p.m.
With 16 seconds left in No. 8 seed Northwestern’s 68-66 victory over No. 9 seed Vanderbilt, you could have made a pretty good case for Matthew Fisher-Davis as game MVP.
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 9:02 p.m.
For many years Gonzaga has been an enigma – a small-conference school with the NCAA tournament success of a major conference power and the fan base to match. On Saturday, …
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 5:39 p.m.
SALT LAKE CITY – Northwestern got its first NCAA Tournament victory, 68-66 over Vanderbilt, after Commodores guard Matthew Fisher-Davis inexplicably grabbed Wildcats guard Bryant McIntosh on purpose, sending McIntosh to …
Wed., March 15, 2017, 12:37 p.m.
At Northwestern, they’re celebrating a first-of-its-kind accomplishment – embarking on a trip to the NCAA Tournament that has eluded a school known for books, not basketball.
Sun., March 12, 2017, 6:20 p.m.
Northwestern’s agonizing wait went down to the last quadrant. Then everyone jumped for joy. The Wildcats celebrated their first NCAA Tournament bid. The No. 8 seed in the West Region …
Sat., March 11, 2017, 7:41 p.m.
Going up against Wisconsin’s defense is a challenge under almost any circumstance. When the opposition is playing its third game in three days, it’s a mismatch.
Fri., March 10, 2017, 10:48 p.m.
It was a night when the crowd considered anyone wearing purple to be the enemy – even loveable actress Julia-Louis Dreyfus. Facing No. 25 Maryland on a court that was …
Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 6:17 p.m.
Oregon receiver Jalen Brown is transferring to Northwestern. Brown caught 26 passes for 407 yards and four touchdowns in two seasons at Oregon after redshirting in 2014.