There’s no salvation waiting for Purdue, but hope resides for Minnesota, Illinois and Indiana.
Drew Crawford had 27 points and seven rebounds and Alex Olah added 14 points and seven rebounds to lead Northwestern to a 74-65 victory over Purdue on Sunday in the regular season finale for both teams.
D.J. Newbill scored 12 points and Penn State’s zone defense stifled Northwestern in the Nittany Lions’ 59-32 Big Ten win Thursday.
The Wildcats passed on an interested Jimmy Garoppolo at a one-day camp in 2009, but he’s content with the path he took.
Eastern Illinois quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo believes he’s improved “tremendously” since season’s end.
U.S. intelligence estimates another 5,000 Russian troops have joined the 15,000 in the Crimea since the crisis began last week. But thousands more are massed on the Russian side of the Ukraine border as Ukraine’s under-manned military mobilizes to fight a possible wider invasion.
Somewhat miraculously, Illinois and Indiana have climbed into NCAA Tournament contention.
Shavon Shields had 17 points and 10 rebounds to lead Nebraska, which took a 10-point lead with 7 minutes left and held on to defeat Northwestern 54-47 Saturday.
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College basketball has come to die in Chicago, where the five local teams have a .341 winning percentage.
The Hoosiers (15-11, 5-8 Big Ten) ended a three-game losing streak and extended Northwestern’s (12-16, 5-10) slide to five.
The fracas late in the game delayed play for several minutes while the officials deliberated penalties for the players. Northwestern’s Nikola Cerina also was ejected. The teams shot 10 free throws as a result of the shoving match.
Northwestern University research time has found that prolonged sitting is a health problem, all by itself.
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The key question is whether college athletes will be considered employees.
It’s taken a physical, black-and-blue effort for the Gophers to stay in the NCAA Tournament hunt.
Minnesota’s DeAndre Mathieu got rolling in the second half, while Northwestern got shut down.
The Wildcats (12-13, 5-7) had not allowed 80 points in a game in over a month.
Just as first-year coach Chris Collins imagined, there’s a renewed energy from Wildcats fans.
Terran Petteway scored 17 points, and Nebraska overcame a slow start to beat Northwestern 53-49 on Saturday.