WNUR’s Eric Klaus explains how sophomore defensive end Dean Lowry can make a big impact for the Wildcats in 2013. Throughout Pat Fitzgerald’s tenure at Northwestern, true freshman have rarely seen the field during their first year on campus. However, a year ago, Dean Lowry proved to be the exception to the rule, as the […]
WNUR Public Relations and Finance Director Greg Mroz (@GregDMroz) and Cast Director Eric Klaus (@EKlaus1) recap Tuesday’s 1-0 victory for the Loyola Ramblers over the Northwestern Wildcats softball team.
WNUR Web Director Eric Klaus previews Tuesday’s Gator Bowl. On New Year’s Day, the 9-3 Northwestern Wildcats will battle the 8-4 Mississippi State Bulldogs in the Gator Bowl. It is Northwestern’s first ever trip to the Gator Bowl (played in Jacksonville, FL). In addition, it is the first time that Northwestern and Mississippi State have […]
WNUR Web Director Eric Klaus recaps Northwestern’s blowout victory over Illinois. On Saturday afternoon, Northwestern and Illinois renewed their annual rivalry for the 106th time. A game that looked like a mismatch on paper, turned out to be an even bigger mismatch on the field. Illinois got off to quick start, driving 78 yards on […]
With Northwestern in the midst of a potentially special season, WNUR Web Director Eric Klaus looks back at one of the most successful teams in Northwestern history: the 1949 Rose Bowl Champions. On New Year’s Day 1949, the Northwestern Wildcats beat the California Golden Bears 20-14 to do something that no other Northwestern team has […]
(Photo courtesy of chicagonow.com) by Eric Klaus On Saturday morning (or early afternoon depending where you are), Northwestern will kick off its 125th season of varsity football against the Syracuse Orange in the Carrier Dome. It is the third consecutive year that NU opens on the road against a BCS-school that is probably better in the […]
In our next summer preview, WNUR Web Director Eric Klaus previews the reigning Big Ten champion Wisconsin Badgers. Wisconsin Badgers 2012 Season Preview Last Season: For the Badgers, 2011 was one of the best in school history. They won 11 games, including the inaugural Big Ten Title game, reached their second consecutive Rose Bowl, scored […]
In anticipation of this week’s spring game, WNUR’s Eric Klaus looks at some of the players who may see time at the running back position. Sifting Through The Cluster at Running Back Since Pat Fitzgerald took over as head coach back in 2006, the Wildcats have struggled to get consistent production from the running back […]