Joe Spivak earns #1 Jersey, Given to the “Ultimate wildcat” August 4, 2021
Joe Spivak earns the #1 jersey for the 2021 Northwestern football season based on his character on and off the field.
Opponent Preview: Nebraska August 3, 2021
Nick Magas analyzes the Wildcats’ odds against the Nebraska Cornhuskers in their week five road trip to Lincoln.
Season Recap: Women’s Soccer July 29, 2021
John Volk recaps the Northwestern women’s soccer team’s 2020 “rebuild” season.
Opponent Preview: Ohio July 27, 2021
Adam Clark gives the rundown of the Wildcats’ future matchup against the Ohio Bobcats.
Season Recap: Men’s Basketball July 23, 2021
Sriman Narayanan breaks down the highlights from the 2020-21 Northwestern men’s basketball season.
Opponent Preview: Duke July 8, 2021
For the third game of the 2021 football season, Northwestern will travel southeast to square off with the Duke Blue Devils.
Northwestern Men’s Soccer Season Recap July 6, 2021
Viktor Ostlund has the rundown on Northwestern Men’s Soccer’s 2021 season and Tim Lenahan’s farewell tour with the ‘Cats.
Opponent Preview: Indiana State June 30, 2021
Northwestern will face off against the Indiana State Sycamores for its second game of the 2021-22 season on Saturday, Sept. 11 at Ryan Field. Kickoff at 11 a.m. CT on BTN.
Opponent Preview: Michigan State June 23, 2021
Northwestern looks to start the 2021-22 season with a bang starting with a conference matchup at Ryan Field against the Michigan State Spartans. Kickoff at 8 p.m. CT on ESPN.
SVAD Season 15 June 4, 2021
BREAKING: NU Hires Dr. Derrick Gragg as New AD June 4, 2021
Northwestern finds Jim Phillips’ successor in former Tulsa AD Derrick Gragg after the promotion and resignation of Mike Polisky.
Non-Rev Recap: May 28-30 June 1, 2021
Sriman Narayanan takes you through the Wildcats’ last weekend of the 2021 spring season.
Allen Steps Down As Head Coach May 31, 2021
Spencer Allen announced Monday he will not return for another season as the head coach of Northwestern baseball.
Staff Predictions: NCAA Lax Tourney May 27, 2021
With the ‘Cats headed to the final four, read our staff’s predictions about whether they’ll be bringing yet another championship trophy back to Evanston.
Rounding the Bases 5/26 May 26, 2021
Sunday Night Sportsblock 5/23 May 24, 2021
Non-Rev Recap: May 21-23 May 24, 2021
Eli Finkelstein recaps NCAA Tournament play, including a quarterfinal win for lacrosse and a hard-fought run for softball, plus baseball’s series win over Iowa.
LaX Advances to Final Four May 23, 2021
Northwestern lacrosse took down Duke to advance to the NCAA Tournament semifinals.
Rounding the Bases 5/20 May 20, 2021
Non-Rev Recap: May 12-16 May 18, 2021
The past week was filled with ups and downs for the Wildcats, highlighted by lacrosse’s dominant win over Denver in the second round of the NCAA tournament and softball’s own tournament berth with a series win over Nebraska. Avrami Hacker shares the latest non-rev happenings.
SUNDAY NIGHT SPORTS BLOCK 5/16 May 17, 2021
NU LaX Dominates Denver 19-4 May 16, 2021
Northwestern Lacrosse defeated Denver 19-4 to advance to the quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament. Kikue Higuchi analyzes their dominant win.
Polisky Steps Down as AD May 12, 2021
Northwestern Combe Family Vice President for Athletics and Recreation Mike Polisky has announced he’s stepping down less than two weeks on the job after significant backlash regarding his alleged involvement in a sexual harassment lawsuit involving NU’s cheerleading program.
Sunday Night Sports Block 5/9 May 10, 2021
Non-Rev Recap: May 7-9 May 10, 2021
Baseball waits, softball strains and the quest for a championship is officially on. Jack Lido gives you a wrap-up of the past weekend’s action.
Rounding the Bases 5/7 May 7, 2021
Non-Rev Recap: April 30-May 2 May 3, 2021
Max Rogal recaps all Northwestern non-rev sports in our weekly series.
Sunday Night Sports Block 5/2 May 3, 2021
1st Round of 2021 NFL Draft Recap April 29, 2021
Slater and Newsome, Northwestern’s first-ever pair of first rounders in the same draft, went 13th and 26th overall, respectively.
Rounding The Bases 4/29 April 29, 2021
NFL: Why You Need the ‘Cats April 29, 2021
Which NFL teams should fight to give Northwestern football players a call on Draft Day?
NON-REV RECAP: APRIL 23-25 April 26, 2021
Ryan Choe recaps all Northwestern non-rev sports in our weekly series.
Sunday Night Sports Block 4/25 April 25, 2021
Rounding the Bases 4/23 April 25, 2021
Non-Rev Recap: April 16-18 April 19, 2021
Andrew Neville takes over the second non-rev recap of the spring season. Read all about how Northwestern’s non-revenue sports performed this past weekend.
Sunday Night Sports block 4/18 April 18, 2021
Bianchina Bombs EVEN IU Series April 18, 2021
Northwestern’s bats secure an 8-5 victory in their second game against Indiana.
NU falls to IU 5-4 in series Game one April 17, 2021
Northwestern baseball lost a close game to Indiana Friday, falling 5-4 after a major comeback in the seventh inning.
Lindsey pulliam Drafted by the atlanta dream April 15, 2021
Northwestern women’s basketball star Lindsey Pulliam was drafted by the WNBA’s Atlanta Dream.
Rounding the Bases 4/14 April 14, 2021
Call of the Week 4/13/21 April 13, 2021
Kevin Sweeney kicks off our new series, ‘Call of the Week,’ with his call of Shawn Goosenberg’s solo walk-off home run against Rutgers on Friday, April 9.
Non-rev recap: april 8-11 April 12, 2021
Northwestern’s non-revenue spring sports had a several games this weekend: read all about it here.
Sunday Night Sports Block 4/11 April 11, 2021
Nick’s Knacks: rewriting the story April 8, 2021
The Northwestern women’s soccer team, led by senior Regan Steigleder, advanced to the Big Ten Tournament regional final.
Rounding the Bases, 4/6 April 6, 2021
Sunday Night Sports Block 4/4 April 5, 2021
Pulliam declares for the WNBA draft April 1, 2021
Northwestern women’s basketball senior Lindsey Pulliam declared for the WNBA draft Apr. 1.
The Evanston Power Surge: ‘Cats Baseball March 29, 2021
Northwestern has already hit more home runs this season than it did in its last full season.
Nick’s Knacks: Sports over spring break March 27, 2021
Several Northwestern sports teams played over spring break — WNUR’s Nick Guiang gives his takes on the action.
WBB Class of ’20 Excited for NCAA tourney March 21, 2021
After having the 2020 NCAA Tournament canceled, last year’s seniors prepare to watch their former teammates play in San Antonio.
Sunday Night Sports Block 3/15 March 15, 2021
‘Cats Earn their First Series Win March 15, 2021
Northwestern capped its grand slam filled weekend in South Carolina perfectly when Shawn Goosenberg mashed a three-run walk-off home run.
Preview: Northwestern vs. Maryland March 12, 2021
Northwestern looks to build on an impressive performance against Michigan to take down the juggernaut Maryland Terps.
Column: This Win Means More March 12, 2021
A win they’ve waited on for a year. Northwestern’s win over Michigan represented a cathartic release of frustrations on an epic scale.
Preview: Northwestern vs. Michigan March 11, 2021
After struggling against Michigan in the regular season, Northwestern has one final shot at revenge in the Big Ten Tournament.
The Pulliam-Wilbon Connection March 11, 2021
Lindsey Pulliam’s transformed the Northwestern women’s basketball program. Mike Wilbon’s been one of her biggest fans.
Off the Heave: Next Stop, Indy March 9, 2021
The NU Guide to B1G Championship March 9, 2021
Northwestern is hot. If the pieces fall right, the ‘Cats just might go on a run in the Big Tournament. Here’s how.
Nick’s Knacks: A step back March 8, 2021
After one of the most impressive wins in recent memory, Northwestern struggled to maintain the momentum against Ohio State.
Sunday Night Sports BLock 3/7 March 8, 2021
‘Cats drop regular season finale March 6, 2021
A slow start left too great of a hill to climb as Northwestern couldn’t catch Michigan in the final game before the Big Ten Tournament.
Film Breakdown: Michigan’s January win over Northwestern March 5, 2021
Michigan cruised 84-63 over Northwestern earlier this season. With a rematch in the regular season finale, we look back on game one.
Highlights: MBB Stuns Maryland March 4, 2021
Northwestern Shocks Maryland with Second-Straight Win March 4, 2021
Despite falling in a 9-0 hole to start, Northwestern secured the lead by halftime and never let go to take down Maryland 60-55.
Sunday Night Sports Block 2/28 March 1, 2021
‘Cats Come Up Short on Senior Night, Fall to Maryland February 28, 2021
Northwestern’s strong defensive performance kept No. 8 Maryland in reach, but the ‘Cats never closed the gap on offense.
Nick’s Knacks: A New Direction February 28, 2021
Northwestern men’s soccer took down No. 7 Indiana Saturday with a style of play that hasn’t been seen in Evanston for some time.
‘Cats Stun Hoosiers, Improve to 2-1 February 27, 2021
Ugo Achara Jr. broke a 0-0 deadlock in the 88th minute to secure Northwestern’s first win over Indiana since 2011.
NU Drops first Match of Weekend Slate with Iowa February 27, 2021
Northwestern rallied late after the ‘Cats went down 2-0 to Iowa, but couldn’t complete the comeback as the Hawkeyes dominated set five.
Northwestern Takes Down Illinois 67-61 Despite Shooting Woes February 24, 2021
Northwestern stumbled out of the gate and went silent at the close, but a dominant second quarter secured the season sweep of Illinois.
Sunday Night Sports Block 2/21 February 22, 2021
Wildcats Steamroll Badgers, End Two-Game Skid February 20, 2021
Northwestern women’s basketball found its way back on track Saturday against a struggling Wisconsin team with a 67-54 win at home.
Disastrous Second Half sinks ‘Cats in Season Opener February 19, 2021
After taking an early 1-0 lead, Northwestern men’s soccer allowed four goals in the second half to fall 4-1 to Michigan.
Northwestern men’s soccer 2021 Season preview February 19, 2021
After the fall season was pushed back to a February start due to COVID-19, Northwestern men’s soccer faces a bitter sweet 2021.
Northwestern Drops Second Straight to huskers, 71-64 February 18, 2021
Nebraska secured its first-ever season sweep of Northwestern Wednesday night despite losing the turnover battle 28-4.
Sunday Night Sports Block 2/14 February 15, 2021
‘Cats Take down Buckeyes 23-7 in season opener February 14, 2021
Northwestern lacrosse’s deadly offense picked up right where it left off in the season opener, scorching Ohio State with 23 goals.
6 Things to Watch for Northwestern Lacrosse in 2021 February 12, 2021
Northwestern lacrosse, and its high-power offense, makes its much anticipated return Sunday, 11 months after last season was cut short.
‘Cats Fall 70-54 at Home to Rutgers February 11, 2021
Northwestern’s prolific offense scored a season low 54 points in Thursday’s loss to a well rested Rutgers team.
Northwestern has Lost 9 Straight. Why Keep Watching? February 8, 2021
After a wholesale collapse from the team’s 3-0 start to Big Ten play, Nicholas Magas makes the case for seeing the season out.
Northwestern Women’s Basketball Pulls Off its most Impressive Win of the Season February 7, 2021
Facing an onslaught of injuries and fouls, Northwestern persevered to a 63-60 win over Michigan State in one of the team’s grittiest wins yet.
Q&A: Northwestern Women’s Basketball Assistant Coach Kate Popovec February 4, 2021
Kate Popovec sat down to discuss playing during COVID-19, where the team is right now and the national discourse on racial injustice.
SVAD: Campus Buzz February 3, 2021
Sunday Night Sports Block 1/31 February 2, 2021
Northwestern Locks Up Ohio State Offense, Wins 69-57 February 1, 2021
Northwestern took down No. 11 Ohio State 69-57 Monday night behind double-doubles from Veronica Burton and Lindsey Pulliam.
Northwestern rallies late to secure 87-80 win over Iowa January 28, 2021
After losing to Indiana in heartbreaking fashion over the weekend, Northwestern bounced back by closing out Iowa on the road.
SVAD: Super Bowl, Bachelor, Stonks January 27, 2021
Pat Fitzgerald, Northwestern Agree to 10-Year Contract January 27, 2021
Pat Fitzgerald will remain in Evanston for at least the next 10 years after signing a new contract extension with Northwestern.
Sunday Night Sports Block 1/24 January 25, 2021
Northwestern Collapses in Fourth Quarter Against Indiana January 24, 2021
After three quarters of what looked like Northwestern’s best basketball of the season, the ‘Cats watched their lead slip away to Indiana in the fourth.
2021 NU Volleyball Season Preview January 21, 2021
Northwestern volleyball returns from a 418-day offseason this weekend with a chance to make big strides from 2019.
South Carolina Transfer Quarterback Ryan Hilinski Commits to northwestern January 19, 2021
Northwestern may have found its starting quarterback for 2021 with the addition of transfer Ryan Hilinski Tuesday.
Northwestern Taps raiders’ DB Coach Jim O’Neil to Replace Hankwitz January 19, 2021
Northwestern is hiring long-time NFL coach Jim O’Neil to take over as defensive coordinator for one of the nation’s top defenses.
Sunday Night Sports block 1/17 January 18, 2021
Crashing the Boards: Episode 1 January 16, 2021
3 Up, 3 Down: Who are the real ‘Cats? January 13, 2021
The season is young, but it’s referendum time for the streaky Wildcats.
Izzy Scane’s 8 Goals Against North Carolina, Broken Down by Izzy Scane January 7, 2021
Before COVID-19 shut down the 2020 lacrosse season, Izzy Scane starred for the ‘Cats. She looks back on her best performance.
From 3,100 miles apart to inseparable teammates: How Ugo Achara Jr. and Deng Deng Kur built Northwestern men’s soccer’s most enduring friendship January 5, 2021
After international journeys from Nigeria and the U.K., Achara and Kur
formed a friendship at a prep school in Massachusetts. It continues to blossom in Evanston.
Takeaways: Northwestern falls to Nebraska at the buzzer December 31, 2020
Nebraska handed the Wildcats their first loss of the season Thursday afternoon with a heartbreaking buzzer beater.
Staff Predictions: 2021 VRBO Citrus Bowl December 31, 2020
Our staff predicts the final score and gives players to watch for the 2021 Citrus Bowl between Northwestern and Auburn.