Dave Sobolewski

Iowa coach Fran McCaffery.  (Matthew Holst/Getty Images)

Emma: Iowa No Longer In Control Of Its Own Destiny

“There’s no magic formula,” Iowa coach Fran McCaffery says.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2014

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)

No. 19 Wisconsin Cruises Past Northwestern 69-41

Jared Berggren and Ben Brust each scored 12 points, and No. 19 Wisconsin shut down Northwestern 69-41 on Wednesday night for its fifth win in six games.

02/20/2013

Dave Sobolewski #3 of the Northwestern Wildcats loses the ball between Jon Horford #15 and Trey Burke #3 of the Michigan Wolverines during the first half at Crisler Center on January 30, 2013 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Top-Ranked Michigan Rolls Past Northwestern 68-46

Northwestern needed a nearly flawless performance to have a chance of upsetting top-ranked Michigan. Instead, it was the Wolverines who opened up a comfortable lead with a stellar display of shooting at the outset.

01/30/2013

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

Zeller Leads Indiana Past Northwestern, 67-59

Cody Zeller had 21 points and 13 rebounds to help No. 2 Indiana beat Northwestern 67-59 Sunday.

01/20/2013

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

Iowa Defeats Northwestern 70-50

Aaron White led a balanced attack with 17 points as Iowa snapped a 3-game Big Ten losing streak with a 70-50 victory over Northwestern on Sunday afternoon.

01/13/2013

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

Butler Defeats Northwestern 74-65

Smith, the Bulldogs’ 6-foot-11 senior center, scored a season-high 24 points and Butler pulled away in the second half.

12/09/2012

Basketball Generic

Maryland Runs Away From Northwestern 77-57

Dez Wells set a career high with 23 points as Maryland blew out Northwestern in the second half en route to a 77-57 win on Tuesday night.

11/27/2012

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

Northwestern Beats Delaware State 69-50

Drew Crawford scored 18 points and Northwestern hit a dozen 3-pointers Tuesday night as Northwestern beat Delaware State 69-50.

11/20/2012

Bill Carmody covers his head during the first round of the NCAA Tournament. (Getty Images)

Hoge: A Bubble-Blasting ­­­­Butchery For Northwestern

Barring a collective sympathy vote by the NCAA Selection Tournament Committee, the Wildcats will likely be – and should be – on the outside looking in on Selection Sunday.

CBS Chicago–03/08/2012

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

Northwestern Holds Off Illinois 74-70

Northwestern’s formula for Sunday’s 74-70 win against Illinois was a familiar one: stick to a guard-heavy six-man rotation, and hit open shots.

02/05/2012

William Buford #44 of the Ohio State Buckeyes dishes off the ball to Deshaun Thomas #1 of the Ohio State Buckeyes against the Northwestern Wildcats in the first half on December 28, 2011 at Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

No. 2 Ohio State Beats Northwestern 87-54

William Buford had career-highs of 28 points and five 3-pointers as No. 2 Ohio State showed off its perimeter shooting in an 87-54 victory over Northwestern on Wednesday night in the Big Ten opener for both teams.

12/28/2011

John Shurna

Northwestern Stays Undefeated, Beats Stony Brook 63-58

John Shurna scored 20 points and freshman Dave Sobolewski added 16 as Northwestern remained undefeated with a 63-58 victory over Stony Brook on Friday.

11/25/2011