Category Archive: Sports

WNUR 4-on-4: Basketball Recruiting Edition

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College basketball recruiting is in high gear as teams look to finalize their classes of 2015. We’ve got 4 questions and 4 answers from 4 staffers to walk you through the season.

Northwestern completes comeback to beat Notre Dame 10-9

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The Wildcats got another one-goal victory, this time on the road at #10 Notre Dame.

Softball Series Preview: Northwestern At Nebraska

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Northwestern softball, winners of 17 of their previous 19 games, entered its weekend series against No. 15 Minnesota looking to extend its undefeated conference streak. Instead, the Wildcats left the Twin Cities with… Continue reading

NUmbers Guy Podcast: Episode 11

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Ari Ross (@aross50) and Ryan Fish (@ryanmfish) break down the NUmbers behind the past week in Northwestern Softball, Baseball and Lacrosse.

Northwestern Baseball Series Preview: @ Iowa

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After a Wednesday night win over cross-county rival UIC, the Wildcats are riding some positive momentum heading into their weekend series in Iowa City against the Iowa Hawkeyes. Northwestern beat the UIC Flames… Continue reading

Joe McKeown to coach USA in Women’s World University Games

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NU’s Joe McKeown is having himself a pretty good year.

Northwestern, not Duke, is the best team in the country

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Northwestern is better than every team in the NCAA tournament according to the transitive property. Time to start making the banner for Welsh-Ryan.

Northwestern Lax looks to get back on track vs Notre Dame

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Kelly Amonte Hiller’s squad fell to Stony Brook last time out, but there’s no time to dwell on it as NU visits No. 12 Notre Dame on Thursday.

Taking a Look at Big Ten Football’s Graduating Seniors’ Draft Prospects

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A few weeks ago, WNUR Sports’ Ari Ross (@aross50) looked at Northwestern’s graduating senior’s draft prospects. This week he takes a look at some of the top prospects out of the Big Ten.… Continue reading

Covering the Bases: April 14

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It was a rough road weekend for Wildcat Softball and Baseball. Minnesota swept the softball team, while Michigan State took two of three from NU baseball. Rain or shine, Michael Stern covers the bases.

Northwestern Football Projected Depth Chart

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Our Jason Dorow (@jasondorow) has broken down what he’s seen to put together an early NU football depth chart

NU slips vs Stony Brook, falls 11-9

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Our Tara Wendell breaks down a disappointing loss for Northwestern Lacrosse Going into this game, the ‘Cats were ranked #5. Stony Brook was #9. But those rankings are probably about to change, and… Continue reading