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Northwestern Beats No. 12 Minnesota 55-48

Jared Swopshire scored 16 points to lead Northwestern to a 55-48 victory over No. 12 Minnesota on Wednesday night.

01/23/2013

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Northwestern Defeats Brown 63-42

Dave Sobolewski scored 14 points to lead Northwestern in a 63-42 victory over Brown on Sunday.

12/23/2012

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Last-Second Shot Nudges Buckeyes Past Wildcats, 75-73

Jared Sullinger banked in a turnaround shot with 3.1 seconds left Wednesday night and No. 10 Ohio State recovered after squandering a 13-point second-half lead to beat Northwestern 75-73.

02/29/2012

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Shurna Lifts Northwestern Over Penn State 67-66

John Shurna made two free throws with 2.6 seconds left to give Northwestern a 67-66 win over Penn State on Saturday night.

02/26/2012

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Burke Leads No. 11 Michigan In OT Over Northwestern

Trey Burke, Zack Novak and Stu Douglass hit 3-pointers to start overtime Tuesday night and No. 11 Michigan beat Northwestern 67-55 for its fourth straight victory.

02/21/2012

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No. 13 Michigan Edges Northwestern 66-64 In OT

Trey Burke scored 19 points — including Michigan’s last eight of overtime — to help the 13th-ranked Wolverines hold off Northwestern 66-64 on Wednesday night.

01/11/2012

John Shurna

Shurna, Northwestern Top Georgia Tech, 76-60

John Shurna, the Big Ten’s leading scorer, had 25 points to lead Northwestern past Georgia Tech 76-60 on Tuesday night in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge.

11/29/2011

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Northwestern Hangs On, Knocks Off Milwaukee

Northwestern had an incredible start against the Milwaukee Panthers in the NIT tournament. The Wildcats kept Milwaukee scoreless for almost ten minutes in the first half before winning. The Wildcats move on to face Boston College next.

03/16/2011

Minnesota v Northwestern

Northwestern Buries Golden Gophers

The Northwestern Wildcats dominated Minnesota Thursday during the opening game of the Big Ten tournament. The Wildcats only held a two point lead at the break, but exploded to finish the game with a ten point lead.

03/10/2011

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Wildcats Hold Off Illini For 71-70 Win

The Northwestern Wildcats snapped a three-game losing streak, taking a big early lead over Illinois and then holding on for a narrow victory in Evanston on Saturday.

02/05/2011

Northwestern Blows Past SIU Edwardsville

The Northwestern Wildcats tamed the SIU Edwardsville Cougars Thursday night and made it look easy. The first half ended with the Wildcats leading 55-25 and the Cougars could only score another 30 points by the game’s end.

01/20/2011