Author Archives: Kevin Sweeney

Notebook: Women’s Basketball Preps for Much-Anticipated 2019-20 Season

By Kevin Sweeney Coming off an exciting run to the WNIT Championship Game a season ago, Northwestern women’s basketball is in its final stages of preparation for the 2019-20 season. With four starters and all but one rotation player returning from a season ago, expectations are very high for this team as they look to get back to the NCAA

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2020 PG Ty Berry Commits to Northwestern MBB

By Kevin Sweeney Chris Collins and his staff got good news on the recruiting trail Wednesday when 2020 point guard Ty Berry announced his commitment to Northwestern on Twitter. A 3-star recruit ranked 142nd nationally in the 247Sports composite, Berry chose the Wildcats over Minnesota after taking official visits to both programs in recent weeks. He also received offers from

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Breaking Down the Film from Northwestern MBB’s International Trip

By Kevin Sweeney Yes, I’m aware it’s football season. Allow me, WNUR Sports’ resident college hoops writer and fanatic, to divert your attention from the impending showdown in Palo Alto for a moment and give you some early takeaways from Northwestern men’s basketball’s international trip. In case you haven’t been following on social media, the ‘Cats headed abroad late this

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Breaking Down Northwestern Men’s Basketball’s Non-Conference Schedule

By Kevin Sweeney In anticipation of the 2019-20 season, Northwestern officially released its non-conference schedule to mixed reviews Tuesday morning. Initial reactions from both fans and media were mostly negative, especially in regards to a weak home slate that features just one high-major team (Providence). Let’s break down the slate as a whole: 11/8 vs Merrimack: The Wildcats will open

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