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Northwestern coach Chris Collins. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Emma: A Day With Northwestern’s Coach Collins

Chris Collins has never shied away from the challenges at Northwestern.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2014

Northwestern coach Chris Collins. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

DePaul, Northwestern Agree To 5-Year Basketball Series

The Blue Demons will host three games, and the Wildcats will host two.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2014

Northwestern coach Chris Collins. (Getty Images)

Wisch: With Football Focus, NU Neglecting Hoops Arena

Northwestern is embarking on a $3.75-billion fundraising campaign, but Welsh-Ryan Arena will remain an eyesore.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2014

Michigan coach John Beilein. (Getty Images)

Emma’s Big Ten Tournament Primer: Best And Worst Case Scenarios

There’s no salvation waiting for Purdue, but hope resides for Minnesota, Illinois and Indiana.

CBS Chicago–03/10/2014

DePaul coach Oliver Purnell. (Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

Bernstein: College Basketball Around Here Sucks

College basketball has come to die in Chicago, where the five local teams have a .341 winning percentage.

670 The Score–02/23/2014

Aaron Craft. (Ryan Young/Getty Images)

Emma’s Big Ten Power Rankings: It’s Still Unpredictable At Top

Ohio State has righted itself, but Michigan and Michigan State still remain on top.

CBS Chicago–02/10/2014

Northwestern coach Chris Collins. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Emma: Just As Chris Collins Imagined, Support’s Growing For Northwestern

Just as first-year coach Chris Collins imagined, there’s a renewed energy from Wildcats fans.

CBS Chicago–02/10/2014

Michigan coach John Beilein. (Getty Images)

Emma’s Big Ten Power Rankings: A Conference In Flux

Northwestern’s stealing the Big Ten headlines as others falter.

CBS Chicago–02/03/2014

Chris Collins. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel, Getty)

Emma: Northwestern Rallying Around Collins

In year one, Collins has Northwestern playing its best basketball in program history.

02/02/2014

Chris Collins. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel, Getty)

Wisch: Can Collins Keep It Up At Northwestern?

When it comes to the glory days of Northwestern basketball, there’s a lot more daze than there is glory.

670 The Score–01/25/2014

Northwestern Wildcats. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Demps, Northwestern Upend No. 23 Illinois 49-43

Tre Demps scored 11 points and made three late 3-pointers to lead Northwestern to a 49-43 upset of in-state rival No. 23 Illinois on Sunday night.

01/12/2014

Northwestern Wildcats. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Ajou Transferring From Northwestern

Chier Ajou, a second-year center on the Northwestern men’s basketball team, is transferring.

670 The Score–01/07/2014

Northwestern Wildcats. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Video: Northwestern’s James Montgomery Finds Out He’s Getting A Scholarship

Wildcats guard James Montgomery finally got what he’s been working for.

670 The Score–10/22/2013

Chris Collins. (Photo by Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Chris Collins Buys $2.5 Million Mansion

New Northwestern basketball coach Chris Collins is officially back home.

670 The Score–09/09/2013

Brian James. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Collins Adds James To Wildcats’ Coaching Staff

New Northwestern head coach Chris Collins has hired his former high school coach, Brian James, to join the Wildcats coaching staff.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2013

Tavaras Hardy. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel /Allsport)

Northwestern Retains Assistant Coach Tavaras Hardy

New Northwestern coach Chris Collins has made his first move as head coach.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2013

Chris Collins. (Photo by Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Hoge: Collins Can’t Do It Alone And Northwestern Knows It

Chris Collins was introduced as Northwestern’s 24th head men’s basketball coach Tuesday. But that may have been the second most important development inside Welsh-Ryan Arena.

CBS Chicago–04/02/2013

Duke associate head coach Chris Collins celebrates the 2010 National Championship with Jon Scheyer, who he recruited to Duke from Glenbrook North. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Wisch: Collins Will Heat Up The Illinois-Northwestern Rivalry

Collins’ Blue Devil blood alone is probably enough to get most Illini fans’ own boiling, but he may also elevate the rivalry in other ways both on and off the court in Evanston.

CBS Chicago–03/29/2013

Chris Collins. (Photo by Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

Collins On Northwestern Job: ‘Everything I Was Looking For’

Though new Northwestern basketball coach Chris Collins, currently an assistant coach for Duke, claims his focus right now is winning a National Championship with the Blue Devils, he called the Wildcats job “everything I was looking for.”

CBS Chicago–03/28/2013

Chris Collins. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Chris Collins Named NU Head Coach

Northwestern has officially announced Duke assistant Chris Collins as its next head basketball coach, according to a team release.

03/27/2013

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