Northwestern racks up third victory of the week, cruises over Minnesota January 28, 2023
Northwestern men’s basketball tallied its third win in less than a week against Minnesota. As the ‘Cats climb the Big Ten standings, Ethan Segall recaps Saturday’s action.
Crashing the Boards 1/20 January 23, 2023
Preview: Men’s Basketball vs. Wisconsin January 22, 2023
After a long layoff due to COVID-19 within the program, Northwestern men’s basketball is back in action Monday against Wisconsin. Kendall Wright has a preview of this crucial Big Ten matchup.
Crashing the Boards 1/13 January 13, 2023
Northwestern stays hot, upsets Indiana in Bloomington January 9, 2023
Northwestern upset No. 15 Indiana on Sunday in Bloomington. The ‘Cats have now beaten Indiana, Michigan State and Illinois in the same season for the first time since 1966-67. Logan Schiciano has a recap.
Northwestern fends off Illinois behind Audige’s 21 points January 5, 2023
In front of a sold-out Welsh-Ryan Arena crowd Northwestern defeated Illinois for the first time since 2019 on Wednesday. Adam Beck has a recap.
Top breakout Wildcats of 2022 December 31, 2022
Read Logan Schiciano’s top ten list of Northwestern athletes who had breakout seasons in 2022.
Northwestern vs. DePaul: Keys to the Game December 16, 2022
Northwestern men’s basketball battles its Chicagoland rival DePaul on Saturday at 1 p.m. CST. Kendall Wright has a preview.
Northwestern fires Jim O’Neil November 29, 2022
Northwestern announced the firing of defensive coordinator Jim O’Neil, defensive line coach Marty Long and wide receivers coach Dennis Springer on Tuesday
Pitt’s hot shooting hands the ‘Cats their second straight Loss November 29, 2022
Northwestern men’s basketball suffered its first home loss of the year last night against Pittsburgh. Adam Beck recaps what went wrong for the ‘Cats.
Wood ties career high as Northwestern dominates Niagara November 25, 2022
Northwestern women’s basketball crushed Niagara on Tuesday night and Sydney Wood and Kaylah Rainey both set career highs. Logan Schiciano has a recap.
Northwestern Football vs Illinois Preview November 23, 2022
Northwestern will host Illinois on Saturday for its last game of the season. Do the ‘Cats have a chance to bring the Land of Lincoln Trophy back to Evanston? Kendall Wright has your preview.
Wildcats taking on the nation’s finest in the Sweet Sixteen November 20, 2022
Northwestern women’s soccer plays UCLA in the Sweet 16 tonight in Los Angeles. Adam Bakr has a preview.
Wildcats continue in the NCAA tournament after win over SIUE November 13, 2022
Northwestern women’s soccer is moving on after defeating SIUE in the first round of the NCAA tournament.
Northwestern field hockey survives in shootout November 12, 2022
Northwestern field hockey is moving on in the NCAA tournament after defeating Miami (OH) 2-1 in a shootout on Friday. Logan Schiciano has a recap.
Northwestern glides to second win of the season against NIU November 12, 2022
Northwestern men’s basketball improves to 2-0 with commanding with over Northern Illinois. Patrick Winograd has more.
Staff Predictions: 2022-23 Women’s Basketball Season November 7, 2022
Northwestern women’s basketball’s quest to return to the NCAA Tournament begins tonight against Oregon. Our staff weighed-in with their thoughts on the upcoming season.
Wildcats take on Nittany Lions with Big Ten final berth on the line November 3, 2022
Northwestern women’s soccer continues its quest for its first ever Big Ten Championship today against Penn State. Adam Bakr has a preview of the matchup.
Northwestern Knocks Off Rutgers On Path To Semifinals October 30, 2022
Northwestern defeats Rutgers 2-1 to advance to the second round of the Big Ten Tournament. Adam Bakr has the recap.
Eight Wildcats named to All-Big Ten Teams October 28, 2022
Eight Northwestern women’s soccer players were nominated to All-Big Ten Teams on Thursday. Adam Bakr has more.
Football Preview: Northwestern vs Iowa October 28, 2022
Patrick Winograd breaks down what will happen as Northwestern Football heads to Iowa City to take on the Hawkeyes.
A Conversation with Missy Isaacson October 25, 2022
Medill Professor Missy Isaacson joins Ally and Brea on this special edition of our WNUR Sports podcasts. On this episode, Professor Isaacson highlights her upcoming event at Northwestern this weekend — Title IX at 50: Past. Present. Future.
So close but yet so far: Northwestern Football looses to Maryland October 23, 2022
Brendan Preisman recaps the Wildcats’ loss to Maryland in College Park on Saturday.
‘Cats look to get back on track in season finale at Ohio State October 23, 2022
After losing two straight games at home, Northwestern looks to close out its regular season with a win and clinch a top seed in the Big Ten Tournament. Adam Bakr has more on the matchup.
Northwestern falls to Iowa on Senior Night October 22, 2022
With friends and family packing the stands for Senior Night, Northwestern women’s soccer couldn’t pull out the victory at home against Iowa on Thursday. Adam Bakr recaps the action from Martin Stadium.
NU vs. Maryland: Keys to the Game October 21, 2022
Northwestern football looks to get their first win since August this Saturday against Maryland. Patrick Winograd has more on what the ‘Cats need to do to earn a victory in College Park.
Football Preview: Northwestern vs Maryland October 21, 2022
Northwestern looks to secure its first win in nearly two months on Saturday when it takes on Maryland. Ethan Segall has a preview of he matchup.
Northwestern’s young talent shows promise in loss to Nebraska October 18, 2022
Northwestern volleyball lost in three sets to No. 3 Nebraska on Sunday, but Wildcat first-years Kathryn Randorf and Sienna Noordermeer performed well. Matthew Coronado has more on the ‘Cats young talent.
Northwestern’s 13-game unbeaten streak ends with crushing loss to Michigan State October 17, 2022
Northwestern women’s soccers’ 13-game unbeaten streak came to a close on Sunday after the ‘Cats lost 2-1 against Michigan State. Madeleine Stern has the details.
Keys to Northwestern‘s high stakes match against Michigan State October 16, 2022
Northwestern and Michigan State battle for a spot atop the Big Ten standings on Sunday at Martin Stadium. Adam Bakr has more on the matchups that could decide the contest.
Skubisz shines, ‘Cats offense goes dark in loss to Maryland October 3, 2022
Northwestern field hockey fell short against Maryland on Saturday at Lakeside Field. Logan Schiciano talked to head coach Tracey Fuchs postgame.
Halsey’s heroics help ‘Cats complete OT comeback October 1, 2022
Northwestern field hockey completed an epic comeback Friday against Penn State. Logan Schiciano looks back at Peyton Halsey’s standout performance in the victory.
‘Cats’ clash with Rutgers ends in draw September 30, 2022
Northwestern women’s soccer welcomed Rutgers on Thursday in the first matchup between two top-ten teams in program history. Raj Ghanekar has a recap of the action
Northwestern unveils plans for sleek Ryan Field redesign September 29, 2022
Northwestern announced plans for a new Ryan Field on Wednesday. Ethan Segall has the details on what fans can expect of the new stadium.
NU vs. Miami (OH): Keys to the Game September 22, 2022
Northwestern football looks to get back to .500 vs. Miami (OH) on Saturday. Raj Ghanekar has more on what the ‘Cats need to do to earn a victory in their final non-conference game of the year.
Undefeated Wildcats prepare for clash with Hawkeyes September 22, 2022
Northwestern field hockey opens Big Ten play against No. 5 Iowa – a team the ‘Cats knocked-off twice last year in dramatic fashion. Logan Schiciano has a preview.
NU lacrosse returns three grad students, adds two transfers September 19, 2022
Northwestern lacrosse announced the return of three graduate students for the upcoming season. Find out who is coming back to Evanston right here.
Call of the Week – 9/16 September 16, 2022
Ally Navarrete calls the first career goal for Northwestern men’s soccer midfielder Jason Gajadhar. Listen here.
‘Cats close out Cardinal for second upset win of the week September 9, 2022
Northwestern women’s soccer continued its strong start to the season with a thrilling 1-0 upset over No. 6 Stanford on Thursday. Sarah Meadow looks into how the ‘Cats stack up against the rest of the Big Ten.
Wildcats set for high-stakes home opener September 9, 2022
Northwestern field hockey’s first home game is a rematch of last year’s National Championship game. Before Friday’s bout with the Flames, Logan Schiciano brings you up to date on the ‘Cats start to the 2022 season.
Opponent Preview: Duke September 8, 2022
If the ‘Cats want to improve to 2-0 on the season they will have to slow down Duke and sophomore quarterback Riley Leonard. Ryan Choe has more on the Blue Devils.
Donny Navarro III Player Spotlight: Is third time a charm? September 8, 2022
After playing one season at Valparaiso and three at Illinois, Donny Navarro III takes his talent to Northwestern for his final year of eligibility. Ashley Tumpowsky has more.
Baekers off to historic start as ‘Cats continue season-opening road trip September 1, 2022
Northwestern field hockey’s Bente Baekers is off to an electric start to 2022. Logan Schiciano has more.
Winning the Draw 8/31 August 31, 2022
Northwestern wins battle for Ireland in thrilling season opener August 29, 2022
Jason Boué recaps the Wildcats’ defeat of Nebraska to kick off the 2022 college football season.
Opponent Preview: Nebraska August 26, 2022
Northwestern football aims to start its 2022 season on a high note with the Aer Lingus College Football Classic against the Nebraska Cornhuskers on Aug. 27 in Dublin, Ireland.
Volleyball MVP: Temi Thomas-Ailara August 24, 2022
Temi Thomas-Ailara led Northwestern volleyball on the attack in 2021 and has plans to do the same this season. Matt Coronado has more on WNUR’s 2021 volleyball MVP.
Football MVP: Evan Hull August 11, 2022
Evan Hull took advantage of an injury to top running back Cam Porter and became a spark for the Wildcats’ offense in 2022.
Women’s Soccer MVP: Josie Aulicino August 6, 2022
Although Northwestern women’s soccer missed the Big Ten Tournament a year ago, Josie Aulicino was a major bright spot for the Wildcats.
Season Recap: Men’s Basketball August 2, 2022
Despite a better record and Big Ten tourney win, the Wildcats disappointed in 2021-22
Men’s Basketball MVP: Boo Buie July 30, 2022
With Pete Nance and Ryan Young out of contention, Boo Buie earns the WNUR Sports Men’s Basketball MVP.
Season Recap: Men’s Soccer July 27, 2022
Northwestern Men’s soccer 2021 season was all about improvement. Read how the ‘Cats were able to find their footing and as the year went on.
Women’s Basketball MVP: Veronica Burton July 21, 2022
Veronica Burton led her team in every way last season, making her the clear winner of the WNUR Sports Women’s Basketball MVP title.
Season Recap: Volleyball July 20, 2022
Northwestern Volleyball’s 2021 season was always two steps forward and three steps back. Maria Heim has more.
Baseball MVP: Ethan O’Donnell July 15, 2022
Sophomore Ethan O’Donnell’s consistency at-bat and in the out-field earns him the title of WNUR Sports Baseball MVP.
Lacrosse MVP: Jill Girardi July 8, 2022
Jill Girardi is the 2022 Northwestern Lacrosse MVP. Here’s why.
Season Recap: Football July 4, 2022
Bradley Locker outlines the Wildcats’ painful 2021 football season and looks ahead to 2022.
Softball MVP: Danielle Williams June 30, 2022
By Max Rogal Northwestern Softball was one of the most exciting teams
Breaking: NU announces Jim Foster as next head baseball coach June 28, 2022
Northwestern announced Tuesday former Army skipper Jim Foster will be the ‘Cats next head baseball coach. Brea Lassek has the details.
The 50th Anniversary of Title IX: Today and Tomorrow June 23, 2022
Brea Lassek writes about the significance of Title IX on its 50th anniversary.
Cardiac ‘Cats: Northwestern Softball’s Top Comebacks of 2022 May 30, 2022
After the ‘Cats took down Arizona State in a thrilling, three-game set over the weekend, Logan Schiciano takes a look at where Northwestern’s dramatic super regional victories stacked-up amongst its best come-from-behind wins from its 2022 season.
Non-Rev Recap: May 27-29 May 30, 2022
It was a rollercoaster weekend for Northwestern Spring sports. Max Rogal has more.
Northwestern wins Evanston Regional May 23, 2022
Northwestern softball captured its first regional championship since 2019 on Sunday. Logan Schiciano has more.
Non-Rev Recap: May 19-22 May 23, 2022
It was a busy weekend for Northwestern Spring sports as the lacrosse and softball teams look to make a run in the NCAA tournament. Ashley Tumpowsky has more.
Rounding the Bases 5/20 May 20, 2022
Northwestern seeking playoff revenge against Syracuse May 19, 2022
Northwestern lacrosse battles Syracuse in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament. Andrew Neville previews the matchup.
Rounding the Bases 5/13 May 15, 2022
Non-Rev Recap: May 13-15 May 15, 2022
It was a busy weekend in Northwestern sports with the Lakeshow kicking off its quest for an eight NCAA Championship. Logan Schiciano has more.
Staff Predictions: NCAA Lax Tourney 2022 May 12, 2022
The ‘Cats have received the No. 4-seed in the NCAA tournament, but how far will they really go? Read our staff’s predictions.
Non-Rev Recap: May 6-May 9 May 10, 2022
A tough weekend for the ‘Cats. Raymond Chen breaks it all down in your non-rev recap.
Playing for Something Bigger: The Shanleys’ Story May 10, 2022
Logan Schiciano profiles Northwestern lacrosse’s Katie and Kiera Shanley.
Non-Rev Recap: April 29-May 1 May 2, 2022
The softball Cats kept rolling, while baseball dropped its series in College Park. Ally Navarrete has your non-rev recap.
NFL Draft 2022: Why You Need the ‘Cats April 28, 2022
Which Northwestern football players deserve to get a call on Draft Day?
Rounding the Bases 4/21 April 24, 2022
Wildcats split doubleheader with rival Illinois April 21, 2022
After winning the first of two games against Illinois on Wednesday, Northwestern softball had it’s seven-game win streak snapped in game two.
Winning the Draw 4/13 April 18, 2022
Softball blows out Purdue, sweeps series April 18, 2022
Northwestern softball capped off a three-game sweep of Purdue with a historic Sunday.
BREAKING: Burton drafted seventh by the Dallas Wings April 11, 2022
Former Northwestern point guard Veronica Burton was drafted by the Dallas Wings with the seventh overall pick in the 2022 WNBA Draft. Logan Schiciano and Ashley Tumpowsky have more on the “Backcourt Burglar.”
‘Lakeshow’ keeps rolling as regular season winds down April 11, 2022
Northwestern women’s lacrosse is riding an eight-game wining streak heading into its final regular season home game. Logan Schiciano recaps the team’s recent stretch.
Call of the Week 4/8 April 7, 2022
In the rubber match in Bloomington Sunday, grad transfer JC Santini opened up scoring against the Hoosiers with a grand slam in the top of the second. Brea Lassek has the call of the week.
NU wins series 2-1 against No. 23 Michigan April 5, 2022
Northwestern softball wins two of three games in a thrilling series against No. 23 Michigan
Farewell From a Sports Director March 28, 2022
Eric Rynston-Lobel says farewell after his two-year run as sports director.
NU Lacrosse stays undefeated at home March 22, 2022
Lacrosse continued its dominance at home, defeating Ohio State and Dartmouth. Logan Schiciano has the details.
Will the ‘Cats be dancing? March 13, 2022
Ashley Tumpowsky breaks down what you need to know heading into Selection Sunday for NCAA women’s basketball.
Call of the Week 3/6 March 8, 2022
Ally Navarrete has the Call of the Week: Pete Nance’s 1,000th career point as a Northwestern Wildcat.
Pete Nance hits 1,000 career points in senior night win over Minnesota March 7, 2022
Senior Pete Nance hit 1,000 career points in the team’s senior night win over Minnesota on Sunday night.
Zimmer and Marshall: Playing for school and for country March 1, 2022
After capturing a national title with NU field hockey, Alia Marshall and Maddie Zimmer went on to play for the US national team in the Pan-American Cup. Logan Schiciano has the story.
A quick start leads to a much-needed NU win over Nebraska February 23, 2022
Ashley Tumpowsky recaps NUMBB’s win over the Nebraska Cornhuskers Tuesday night.
USFL: Why you need the ‘Cats February 22, 2022
Leading up to the first USFL season in 37 years, Eli Berk tells you which ‘Cats could end up where.
Call of the Week 2/13 February 17, 2022
Eric Rynston-Lobel has the call of the week from the ‘Cats’ upset over the No. 4 Michigan Wolverines Sunday. Listen to the final seconds.
NU baseball returns for full slate February 16, 2022
Andrew Polk previews NU baseball ahead of its first series of the season.
NU takes down No. 4 Michigan February 16, 2022
For the first time in six years, the ‘Cats took down a top five opponent, beating No. 4 Michigan at home.
Staff Predictions: 2022 Lacrosse Season February 11, 2022
The WNUR Sports staff gives their predictions for the 2022 lacrosse season.
Northwestern edges out Rutgers in overtime February 2, 2022
Northwestern men’s basketball snapped its four-game losing streak with an overtime win over Rutgers Tuesday night.
Illinois edges NU 59-56 January 30, 2022
Avrami Hacker recaps the Wildcats’ 59-56 loss to in-state rival Illinois Saturday at Welsh-Ryan Arena.
Northwestern falls in a heartbreaker to No. 23 Iowa January 30, 2022
Logan Schiciano recaps NUWBB’s tough overtime loss to the Iowa Hawkeyes Friday night.
Film Breakdown: Northwestern takes down Iowa Jan. 6 January 26, 2022
Ahead of NUWBB’s second regular season game against Iowa, Ally Navarrete takes a look back at the first match-up Jan. 6.
Crashing the Boards 1/25 January 26, 2022
NU falls to Penn State 63-59 January 23, 2022
Northwestern fell 63-59 to the Penn State Nittany Lions Thursday at home. Maria Heim has the recap.
Crashing the Boards 1/19 January 20, 2022