Tre Demps was all smiles after he hit three clutch triples to force overtime and double overtime in a stunning Northwestern victory over Michigan. Photo credit: David Banks, USA Today Sports.

HIGHLIGHTS: Northwestern Basketball vs Michigan

Click on the player below to listen to highlights from Northwestern’s thrilling double-overtime victory over Michigan. Eric Klaus had the play-by-play for WNUR.

Tre Demps was all smiles after he hit three clutch triples to force overtime and double overtime in a stunning Northwestern victory over Michigan. Photo credit: David Banks, USA Today Sports.

NUmbers Guy Podcast: Episode 6

Ari Ross (@aross50) and Ryan Fish (@ryanmfish) break down the NUmbers behind the past week in Northwestern Men’s and Women’s Basketball.

Nate Taphorn and Bryant McIntosh were all smiles following the Wildcats' fourth straight win. We're all smiles thanks to another edition of the Goren and Dorow podcast! Photo credit: Nam Y. Huh, AP.

LISTEN NOW: Northwestern vs. Michigan

Click on the link below to listen to our LIVE coverage of Northwestern’s game against Michigan. Eric Klaus and Justin Nam are on the call. http://www.ustream.tv/channel/wnur-sports

Nate Taphorn and Bryant McIntosh were all smiles following the Wildcats' fourth straight win. We're all smiles thanks to another edition of the Goren and Dorow podcast! Photo credit: Nam Y. Huh, AP.

Goren and Dorow (and Special Guest Greg Mroz) Take the Balkans

Ben (@BenG412) and Jason (@jasondorow) return, accompanied by special guest Greg Mroz (@wizard_of_mroz), to recap men’s basketball’s rocky week (big win over Indiana, big loss to Illinois)and look around the Big Ten men’s basketball scene. Does the trio think the Wildcats can get back in the win column this week against Michigan?

Last year at Lakeside Field, the Wildcats upset top-ranked North Carolina. Can the number-six Wildcats take down the number-two Tar Heels Saturday in Chapel Hill? Photo credit: Northwestern Athletics.

Lacrosse Podcast: Episode 3

Tara Wendell and Tralon Williams (@itsyaboytray) break down the Wildcats’ 13-6 victory over Marquette and look ahead to tomorrow’s big game against Second-ranked North Carolina.

Last year at Lakeside Field, the Wildcats upset top-ranked North Carolina. Can the number-six Wildcats take down the number-two Tar Heels Saturday in Chapel Hill? Photo credit: Northwestern Athletics.

Women’s Lacrosse Coach’s Report: Week 2

WNUR’s Tara Wendell sat down with NU assistant coach Danielle Spencer to find out about recruiting Selena Lasota, as well as what went wrong against Duke, what went right against Marquette, and where the Wildcats can improve going forward.

Northwestern Wildcats guard Bryant McIntosh (30) dives for a loose ball in the second half. (John J. Kim, Chicago Tribune)

Highlights: Northwestern basketball vs. Indiana

Click on the player below to hear the highlight’s from Northwestern’s upset win over the Indiana Hoosiers on Wednesday, February 25.

Vic Law was Big Ten Freshman of the Week, and rightfully so. Law hit three triples at Minnesota and posted his first career double-double against Penn State. Photo credit: Brad Rempel, USA Today Sports.

NUmbers Guy Podcast: Episode 5

Ari Ross (@aross50) and Ryan Fish (@ryanmfish) discuss the NUmbers behind the past week in Northwestern Men’s and Women’s Basketball.

Talented Northwestern freshman Selena Lasota, in action here against Virginia, has tallied 11 goals in the team's first three games. Photo Credit: Cecil Copeland

Lacrosse Podcast: Episode 2

WNUR’s Alex Lederman and Tara Wendell return, recapping the Wildcat’s close win over Virginia and loss to Duke. How good is Selena Lasota, and where else can Northwestern find scoring?

Alex Olah took over down low in the middle of the 2-3 zone, blocking Hawkeye shots and grabbing rebounds, as the Wildcats snapped a 10-game conference losing streak. Photo credit: Quad-City Times.

Goren and Dorow: Crunch Time

Ben (@BenG412) and Jason (@jasondorow) return, talking tourney hopes for women’s hoops and a winning streak for men’s basketball, mentioning freshman eligibility, Selena Lasota, and Amanda Zahui B’s night.

Talented Northwestern freshman Selena Lasota, in action here against Virginia, has tallied 11 goals in the team's first three games. Photo Credit: Cecil Copeland

Kelly Amonte Hiller Press Conference: February 19

Northwestern women’s lacrosse coach Kelly Amonte Hiller fields questions from WNUR’s Tara Wendell and the Daily Northwestern’s Ava Wallace ahead of Thursday’s matchup against Duke. Look for exclusive interviews with Coach Amonte Hiller as the Wildcats head towards Big Ten play.  

Ben and Jason think Northwestern's women's basketball team could be headed towards the NCAA tournament, thanks in part to Ashley Deary's improved offense and stellar defense. S.J. Carrera/Northwestern Athletics

Goren and Dorow: The Return

Ben Goren (@BenG412) and Jason Dorow (@jasondorow) are back after a 17-day absence, and the men’s basketball team still hasn’t won in 2015. The duo breaks down losses to Wisconsin and Michigan State (pretty bad), women’s basketball’s NCAA tournament chances (pretty good), and Wisconsin cuisine (pretty yummy).

Alex Cohen got the block here, but she fouled out in early in the Wildcats' close loss at Penn State. Photo credit: Vanessa Zican Feng/The Daily Collegian

Highlights: Women’s basketball at Purdue 2/11/15

Highlights from Northwestern’s 73-65 win over Purdue in OT at Mackey Arena in West Lafayette, Indiana. Cameron Songer and Austin Miller were on the call for WNUR Sports.

Ryan Fish and Ari Ross crunch the numbers on the weekly NUmbers Guy Podcast, right here on wnursports.com. Photo credit: tdu.org

NUmbers Guy Podcast: Episode 4

Ari Ross (@aross50) and Ryan Fish (@ryanmfish) break down the numbers behind the past week in Northwestern Men’s and Women’s Basketball and Lacrosse.

Ashley Deary hit the go-ahead three, and the Wildcats swept in-state rival Illinois. Photo credit: Annabel Edwards/Daily Northwestern

Highlights: Northwestern Women’s Basketball vs. Illinois, February 8

Ari Ross (@aross50) and Michael Stern (@michaeljstern23) had the call as the Wildcats won their third straight, beating in-state rival Illinois 64-58.

Is an 11th straight Final Four in the cards for coach Kelly Amonte Hiller and Northwestern women's lacrosse? Photo credit: Stephen J. Carrera

Women’s Lacrosse Season Preview Podcast

WNUR’s Alex Lederman (@ledermanmedill) and Tara Wendell (@tarawendell) preview Northwestern’s Women Lacrosse season ahead of the Wildcats’ first game Saturday at USC. Does the pair think NU can return to the final four this season?  

Frank Kaminsky and Alex Olah battled for the jump ball in Evanston in early January. The big men go toe-to-toe again Saturday in Madison.Photo credit: Sean Su, Daily Northwestern

Northwestern Men’s Basketball Preview Podcast: February 7

Justin Nam (@namjustin) and Michael Stern (@michaeljstern23) return, breaking down a pair of disappointing losses to Purdue and Nebraska. See if the guys think the Wildcats can pull of an upset this week against Wisconsin or Michigan State.

Nia Coffey set a new career-high with 35 points in Thursday's loss to Iowa, one of many eye-popping numbers that Ari and Ryan discuss from the week in Northwestern basketball. Photo credit: Sean Su, Daily Northwestern

NUmbers Guy Podcast: Episode 3

Ari Ross (@aross50) and Ryan Fish (@ryanmfish) break down the NUmbers behind the past week in Northwestern Men’s and Women’s Basketball.

Chris Collins went nuts after a missed goaltending call, and fans went nuts when the Wildcats blew a double-digit lead late against Maryland. Photo credit: USA Today Sports.

Northwestern Men’s Basketball Preview Podcast: January 29

Justin Nam (@namjustin) and Michael Stern (@michaeljstern23) break down the Wildcats’ gut-wrenching losses to Ohio State and Maryland. How do they think the ‘Cats will fare this week against Purdue and Nebraska? What do they make of Chris Collins’ temper tantrum and Northwestern’s late-game execution?

Ryan Fish and Ari Ross crunch the numbers on the weekly NUmbers Guy Podcast, right here on wnursports.com. Photo credit: tdu.org

NUmbers Guy Podcast: Episode 2

WNUR presents the second episode of out NUmbers Guy Podcast. WNUR’s Ari Ross (@aross50) and Ryan Fish (@ryanmfish) break down the numbers behind the past week in Northwestern Men’s and Women’s Basketball.

kafka

Interview with Former Northwestern QB Mike Kafka

Former Northwestern QB Mike Kafka joined the Sportsvoice this past week and chatted with Eric Klaus and Tralon Williams about life in the NFL, highlights from his college career and his new company Roo Outdoor.

Alex Cohen got the block here, but she fouled out in early in the Wildcats' close loss at Penn State. Photo credit: Vanessa Zican Feng/The Daily Collegian

Women’s Basketball Podcast: Episode 1

We’re happy to bring you the first installment of WNUR’s Women’s Basketball podcast. WNUR’s Alex Lederman (@LedermanMedill), Will Greer(@willy_nillie), and Lorenzo Gudino (@LorenZo_Gudino) have our first Women’s Basketball podcast. This terrific trio looks back at a pair of one-point games (the win over Illinois and the loss to Penn State) and preview this week’s home […]

Alex Cohen got the block here, but she fouled out in early in the Wildcats' close loss at Penn State. Photo credit: Vanessa Zican Feng/The Daily Collegian

Highlights: NU Women’s Basketball at Penn State

It was a down-to-the-wire contest Sunday afternoon in State College between the Wildcats and Nittany Lions. Listen to the highlights of Penn State’s 76-75 win below, courtesy of WNUR’s Travis Cottle and Ari Ross (@aross50).

Last time Northwestern met Purdue, Jeremy Ebert was still a Wildcat.  Photo credit: Dan Kopp, sportspagemagazine.com.

WNUR Predicitions: Northwestern at Purdue

Fresh off a stunning upset in South Bend, Northwestern needs wins in their last two games to become bowl eligible, starting Saturday at Purdue. Does WNUR’s staff think the ‘Cats can stay in the bowl hunt and win in West Lafayette? Northwestern Wildcats (4-6, 2-4 in Big Ten) at Purdue Boilermakers (3-7, 1-5 Big Ten) […]

Baseball

The Week That Was in Northwestern Baseball

The Week That Was in Northwestern Baseball

WNUR’s Nick Scoliard (@NickScols) breaks down the Wildcats impressive week, and looks ahead to what they face this weekend. It’s hard to call this team anything but hot. After earning a 2-9 record in their past 11 games, the Wildcats bounced back with a 6-1 week, sweeping Chicago State, winning the Nebraska series, and earned […]

Football

2014 WNUR Northwestern and Big Ten Football Awards

2014 WNUR Northwestern and Big Ten Football Awards

It’s awards season, and the WNUR Sports staff is getting in on the act. 19 staffers voted for Northwestern’s offensive, defensive, and breakout players of the year, as well as Big Ten player and coach of the year. Results are below, along with comments from voters defending their selections. Offensive player of the year: Justin […]

Men's Basketball

Men’s Basketball Preview Podcast: January 22

Men’s Basketball Preview Podcast: January 22

WNUR’s Justin Nam (@namjustin) and Michael Stern (@michaeljstern23) are back after a long hiatus. The pair looks back at close losses to Michigan State, Illinois, and Michigan and previews the Wildcats’ upcoming games against Ohio State and Maryland. Listen at soundcloud.com/wnur-sports

Other Sports

Feed the Post: Big Ten Mascot Power Rankings

Feed the Post: Big Ten Mascot Power Rankings

WNUR Sports Online Content Director Cameron Songer (@CameronSonger) tackles one of the big questions of life: which of the mascots of the Big Ten is the best? With Northwestern men’s basketball in the middle of a three-game losing streak and the women’s team on a four-game slide, I decided to take a break this week […]

Softball

Softball: Seattle Regional Preview

Softball: Seattle Regional Preview

WNUR’s Ben Goren (@BenG412) and Michael Stern (@michaeljstern23) have the Seattle Regional covered from all angles. First, Ben takes a look at the current state of Northwestern’s softball team:  The Week That Was Northwestern learned clearly that six innings of softball isn’t enough to win games.  In the Wildcats’ 1-1 showing in the Big Ten […]

Sports

Goren and Dorow Podcast: Episode 8

Goren and Dorow Podcast: Episode 8

WNUR’s Ben Goren (@BenG412) and Jason Dorow (@jasondorow) are back, and this time they’re taking Alex Olah’s hometown of Timisoara by storm. This podcast includes a recap of the Maryland meltdown, both the positives and the negatives. Sanjay Lumpkin shot the lights out, and Vic Law continues to struggle. The dynamic duo also discusses the […]

Women's Basketball

Goren and Dorow podcast volume 5

Goren and Dorow podcast volume 5

WNUR’s Ben Goren (@BenG412) and Jason Dorow (@jasondorow) are back, and better than ever, with the fifth edition of their podcast. This time, they’re looking back at NU’s performances against Georgia Tech and Butler and previewing the Wildcats’ upcoming action. Listen on our soundcloud page: https://soundcloud.com/wnur-sports/goren-and-dorow-volume-5

Women's Lacrosse

Women’s Lacrosse: ALC Tournament Preview

Women’s Lacrosse: ALC Tournament Preview

WNUR’s Michael Stern (@michaeljstern23) looks at the field of seven for the final ALC Tournament, which begins this afternoon at Lakeside Field. Northwestern’s women’s lacrosse team is looking to keep an incredible streak going. The Wildcats, winners of seven NCAA titles between 2005 and 2012, have reached every Final Four since 2005 and every NCAA […]

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