Category Archives: Men’s Basketball

MBB Season Recap: Five Takeaways

By Margaret Fleming Northwestern’s men’s basketball didn’t have an awesome season. Its overall record was 8-23 with three conference wins, finishing second to last in the Big Ten. Unlike most of those teams, it finished its season before the cancellation of the tournament, with a 74-57 loss to Minnesota. Returning almost every key player–the loss of grad transfer Pat Spencer

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2017 Part Three: Dance

By Harrison Larner A miracle heave. A score forgotten. A goaltend missed. Northwestern men’s basketball’s first ever NCAA tournament appearance embodied the Madness of March in a way only the Cardiac ‘Cats could. But most of all, it was a long time coming.  For 78 years, the men’s basketball squad had been held out of the Big Dance. The 2016-2017

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2017 Part One: Recruitment

By Harrison Larner A miracle heave. A score forgotten. A goaltend missed. Northwestern men’s basketball’s first ever NCAA tournament appearance embodied the Madness of March in a way only the Cardiac ‘Cats could. But most of all, it was a long time coming.  For 78 years, the men’s basketball squad had been held out of the Big Dance. The 2016-2017

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