Northwestern Wildcats

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

Northwestern Rallies Past Elon 68-67 In OT

Tre Demps scored 21 points and hit the game-winning basket for a second straight game and Northwestern rallied down the stretch for a 68-67 overtime victory over Elon on Saturday.

11/22/2014

Indiana v Northwestern

Northwestern Beats Purdue, 38-14

Northwestern linebacker Jimmy Hall set up 14 points with an interception and a fumble recovery.

CBS Chicago–11/22/2014

Justin Jackson #28 of the Northwestern Wildcats is tackled by Joe Bolden #35 of the Michigan Wolverines during the first quarter on November 8, 2014 at Ryan Field in Evanston, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Michigan Hangs On To Beat Northwestern 10-9

De’Veon Smith ran for a career-high 121 yards and a touchdown, and Michigan beat Northwestern 10-9 Saturday after the Wildcats’ Trevor Siemian slipped attempting a two-point conversion at the end of the game.

11/08/2014

Wide receiver Matt VandeBerg #89 of the Iowa Hawkeyes is tackled by safety Godwin Igwebuike #16 of the Northwestern Wildcats in the first quarter on November 1, 2014 at Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City, Iowa. (Photo by Matthew Holst/Getty Images)

Iowa Routs Northwestern 48-7

Mark Weisman and Akrum Wadley combined for 200 yards rushing and four touchdowns.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2014

Trevor Siemian #13 of the Northwestern Wildcats passes the ball during the second quarter of the game against the Northwestern Wildcats on October 11, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Minnesota Beats Northwestern 24-17

Jalen Myrick returned a kickoff 100 yards in the fourth quarter to atone for a penalty on the previous drive and help Minnesota defeat Northwestern, 24-17, on Saturday.

10/11/2014

Justin Jackson #28 of the Northwestern Wildcats runs against the Wisconsin Badgers during the first half on October 4, 2014 at Ryan Field in Evanston, Illinois.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Jackson, Northwestern Beat No. 17 Wisconsin 20-14

Godwin Igwebuike had three interceptions and Justin Jackson rushed for 162 yards, helping the resurgent Wildcats upset Melvin Gordon and No. 17 Wisconsin 20-14 on Saturday.

10/04/2014

Justin Jackson #28 of the Northwestern Wildcats rushes against the Penn State Nittany Lions in the first half during the game on September 27, 2014 at Beaver Stadium in State College, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Northwestern Tops Penn State 29-6

Trevor Siemian ran for three touchdowns and passed for 258 yards to lead Northwestern past Penn State 29-6 on Saturday.

09/27/2014

Trevor Siemian #13 of the Northwestern Wildcats throws a first down pass against the Western Illinois Leathernecks on September 20, 2014 at Ryan Field in Evanston, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Northwestern Beats Western Illinois, 24-7

Solomon Vault rushed for two touchdowns.

09/20/2014

Mark Szott (Credit: CBS)

Northwestern Reserve Hoping To Join Secret Service After Football

One Wildcat reserve pulled double-duty this past summer.

09/10/2014

Mark Czott. (Credit: CBS)

NU Football Player’s Summer Internship No Secret

One Northwestern Wildcat reserve pulled double duty this summer. CBS 2’s Megan Mawicke has more on his special mission.

09/09/2014

Paris Logan of the Northern Illinois Huskies celebrates his interception against the Northwestern Wildcats during the first half.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

NIU Slips Past Northwestern In 23-15 Win

Drew Hare passed for two touchdowns and ran for another to lead Northern Illinois to a 23-15 win over in-state rival Northwestern on Saturday.

09/06/2014

Indiana v Northwestern

Northwestern Comes Up Short In 31-24 Loss To Cal

Jared Goff threw for 281 yards and three touchdowns, Jalen Jefferson had a key interception, and California hung on to beat Northwestern 31-24 Saturday in the season-opener.

08/30/2014

Trevor Siemian. (Getty Images)

Northwestern Players Vote Whether To Join Union

Northwestern football players cast secret ballots Friday in an on-campus hall adjacent to their home stadium on whether to form the nation’s first union for college athletes. Just don’t expect results any time soon.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2014

Ben Brust hits a three against American in the NCAA Tournament. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Hoge: Brust, Kaminsky Represent The Illinois Products Who Got Away

There are no Illinois teams in the NCAA Tournament, but there are plenty of Illinois products.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2014

Tony Jones #6 of the Northwestern Wildcats is congratulated by teammates including Geoff Mogus #53 after scoring a touchdown on the Maine Black Bears during the first quarter of their college football game at Ryan Field on September 21, 2013 in Evanston, Illinois. (Photo by John Gress/Getty

Hearings Begin As Labor Panel Weighs Northwestern Players’ Bid For Union

The National Labor Relations Board has set arguments for next week over whether Northwestern University football players can form a union and have protections as employees of the school.

02/12/2014

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

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

Northwestern Wins Again, 55-54 At Minnesota

Drew Crawford scored 17 points and JerShon Cobb pitched in 15 points to help Northwestern win its third game in a row on the road, 55-54 over Minnesota on Saturday.

02/01/2014

Kain Colter. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Colter On College Athletes: ‘We Don’t Have A Voice. It’s A Dictatorship’

Recent graduate and former quarterback Kain Colter was once the face of Northwestern football, now he’s the face of a first-of-its-kind labor union, hoping to protect the future of all college athletes.

01/29/2014

Kain Colter. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Northwestern AD Jim Phillips: Collective Bargaining ‘Not The Appropriate Method’

Jim Phillips has responded to the movement made by Northwestern student athletes to unionize.

CBS Chicago–01/28/2014

Venric Mark. (Credit: Justin K. Aller, Getty)

NU’s Venric Mark Granted Fifth Year Of Eligibility

Northwestern star running back and return man Venric Mark has been granted a fifth year of eligibility after the Big Ten approved his medical hardship waiver.

01/21/2014

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