Category Archive: Sports

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

Northwestern Spring Practice Part 2: Notes and Tidbits

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Northwestern football trekked up to Lakeside Field for open practice number two on Saturday. In front of BTN cameras, the Wildcats went through a pretty standard practice, full of individual drills, some 7-on-7,… Continue reading

Northwestern at Stony Brook Lacrosse Preview

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Northwestern women’s lacrosse won their fourth straight game on Friday night after dominating a bottom-feeding Rutgers team. They face a much tougher test on Sunday. The Wildcats (9-3) travel to New York to… Continue reading

Northwestern Lax handles business, beats Rutgers 18-6

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After an intense overtime win over against #11 Penn on Sunday, the #5 Northwestern Wildcats women’s lacrosse team faced a very different opponent and dominated the Rutgers Scarlet Knights, 18-6, for their fourth… Continue reading

NU Lax’s Selena Lasota named to Tewaaraton Award watch list

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Freshman Selena Lasota has been added to the @Tewaaraton Watch List. Full release on http://t.co/FAy7hxk4Ab later! pic.twitter.com/YqHGLH8287 — Northwestern Lax (@NULax) April 9, 2015 NU’s super-freshman has had, by all statistical measures, a… Continue reading

Softball Series Preview: Northwestern at Minnesota

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By Nick Scoliard (@NickScols) The Wildcats have gone on an impressive run, sweeping their past two series, both against Big Ten opponents, and stand undefeated in the Big Ten. However, they have their… Continue reading

WNUR 4-on-4: Official Too Early Basketball Predictions

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College basketball’s season wrapped up this week, and that gives our staff plenty of time to throw down some hot takes on what 2015-16 is going to look like in the Big Ten.… Continue reading