Author Archives: Jack Lido

Field Trip Fanaticism Fuels ‘Cats: Northwestern takes down UT Arlington

By Jack Lido School is out in Evanston for winter break, but for the Northwestern Wildcats, class was in session today. In front of a few hundred kids on field trip day, Lindsey Pulliam was the professor of pull up jumpers, Veronica Burton lectured on lighting up the stat sheet, and Joe McKeown delivered an impassioned dialogue on defense, which

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How One WNIT Play Epitomizes the Career of Pallas Kunaiyi-Akpanah

By Jack Lido Pallas Kunayi-Akpanah will forever go down in Northwestern Women’s basketball lore. Beyond etching her name in the team’s record book with more than 1,000 career rebounds, she leads by example, has outstanding hustle up and down the court, and by all accounts is a fantastic young person. Tonight, Northwestern faces Arizona in the WNIT Finals, which will

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Northwestern Barely Misses Huge Opportunity in Conference Matchup with Iowa

By Jack Lido Trailing in a game for nearly 30 out of 40 possible minutes typically means bad things for your basketball team. Unfortunately, that’s exactly what happened to the Northwestern Wildcats Wednesday night, who dropped to 1-4 in conference play after a 73-63 loss to the Iowa Hawkeyes. Northwestern (10-6) was able to keep the game close, never trailing

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Big Ten Championship Blueprint: How the Wildcats Can Shut Down Ohio State

By Jack Lido Northwestern faces Ohio State in the Big Ten Championship Game tomorrow in Indianapolis. The No. 6 Buckeyes have lost just once this year, scoring only 20 points in a blowout against Purdue on October 20. In that game, the Boilermakers created a blueprint to beating Ohio State. The Buckeyes sport the second best offense in the country

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