Persa, Ebert Lead Northwestern Past Rice 28-6Dan Persa threw for a career-high 372 yards, Jeremy Ebert set a personal best with 208 receiving yards and Northwestern beat Rice 28-6 on Saturday.
Wildcats Set Records In 59-38 Rout At IndianaThe Wildcats scored on nine of their first 10 possessions, piled up 616 total yards and ended a five-game losing streak with a 59-38 rout of Indiana that looked even easier than the score indicated.
Wisch: Start Demanding Wins, Stop Rewarding Mediocrity at NUEarlier this year, U.S. News & World Report ranked NU as the 12th-best college in the country. The school demands academic excellence. So why does its athletic program so revel in mediocrity?
Northwestern's Persa Questionable For IndianaNorthwestern quarterback Dan Persa is questionable for Saturday's game at Indiana.
Muller: Northwestern Will Beat Michigan In Must-Win GameNorthwestern most certainly can matchup with Michigan on Saturday. They can and they will.
Persa Good To Go; Trumpy out For SeasonAfter leaving Saturday's game in the fourth quarter with what was described as "soreness" in his right foot, Dan Persa will start for the Wildcats on Saturday against Michigan.
No. 24 Illini Catch Northwestern, 38-35 Quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase scored a 1-yard touchdown with 13 seconds left Saturday to lead No. 24 Illinois to a 38-35 comeback win over Northwestern.
Report: Persa Says He's Ready For Season DebutAccording to a Chicago Tribune report, Persa has been cleared to make his 2011 debut against the Illini after having surgery to repair a ruptured right Achilles’ tendon during the 2010 season.
Colter Leads Northwestern Past E. Illinois, 42-21Kain Colter delivered again while filling in for star Dan Persa, running for a career-high 109 yards with three touchdowns and throwing for 104 more to lead Northwestern to a 42-21 victory over Eastern Illinois on Saturday.
Wisch: Heisman Campaign For Injured Persa A Little PrematureIt’s estimated that the rehab for an Achilles tendon rupture such as the one suffered last November by Northwestern quarterback Dan Persa takes anywhere from 12 to 14 months.
FDNY's 'Rescue 4' Visits Northwestern CampusWhile most of the Northwestern Wildcats weren't even teenagers when the 9/11 terrorist attacks happened, they got a true object history lesson on Tuesday at practice.
Colter, In For Persa, Leads Northwestern By Boston College 24-17Backup Kain Colter threw for 197 yards and ran for 71 more with a touchdown on Saturday to lead Northwestern to a 24-17 victory over Boston College in the season opener.