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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

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

Defense Carries Northwestern Past Indiana 54-47

Tre Demps scored 13 of his 15 points in the second half and Northwestern defeated Indiana 54-47 on Saturday.

01/18/2014

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

Nathan Scheelhaase

Northwestern Closes With 37-34 Win Over Illinois

Northwestern quarterback Trevor Siemian threw for 414 yards and four touchdowns and Christian Jones caught 13 balls for 182 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Wildcats past Illinois 37-34 Saturday in the finale for both teams.

11/30/2013

Jeremy Langford #33 of the Michigan State Spartans runs against the Northwestern Wildcats. (Credit:  David Banks/Getty Images)

Michigan State Routs Northwestern 30-6

Safety Isaiah Lewis knocked Northwestern’s Kain Colter out of the game with a big hit as he tried to catch a pass early in the first quarter, resulting in a targeting penalty and an ejection.

11/23/2013

Trevor Siemian tries to complete a pass against the Michigan Wolverines (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Michigan Bests Northwestern 27-19 In Triple-Overtime

Devin Gardner scored on a 5-yard run to lift Michigan to a 27-19 triple-overtime victory over Northwestern on Saturday after the Wolverines’ Brendan Gibbons tied it with a 44-yard field goal at the end of regulation.

11/16/2013

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Photos: Northwestern To Wear Patriotic Uniforms Vs. Michigan

When the Wildcats face off against the Wolverines on Nov. 16, they’ll look quite different.

670 The Score–11/04/2013

Wide receiver Rashad Lawrence  of the Northwestern Wildcats spins out of a tackle by defensive back Tanner Miller of the Iowa Hawkeyes (Photo by Matthew Holst/Getty Images)

Northwestern Falls To Iowa 17-10 In OT

C.J. Fiedorowicz caught an 8-yard touchdown pass from Jake Rudock in overtime to give Iowa a 17-10 win over Northwestern Saturday.

10/26/2013

Trevor Siemian. (Credit:  John Gress, Getty)

Minnesota Tops Northwestern 20-17

Ailing head coach Jerry Kill watched from a private box as Minnesota turned two second half turnovers into scores en route to a 20-17 Big Ten victory over Northwestern Saturday.

10/19/2013

: Kain Colter #2 of the Northwestern Wildcats runs with the football during the first half of play against the Wisconsin Badgers during the game at Camp Randall Stadium on October 12, 2013 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Wisconsin Stuffs No. 19 Northwestern 35-6

Two big plays and a fierce defense made for a fun homecoming weekend for Wisconsin.

10/12/2013

Pat Fitzgerald. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baker’s Dozen: Coach Fitz Turning NU Into Real Contender

I look forward to you joining me in my kitchen as I cook up my thoughts on an smorgasbord of topics.

CBS 2–09/06/2013

Nathan Scheelhaase. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

NU’s Ellis, Illini’s Scheelhaase Take Home Big Ten Honors For Week 1 Efforts

Northwestern linebacker Collin Ellis and Illinois Quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase both received awards for their efforts in Week 1 of the college football season.

09/02/2013

Wide receiver Christian Jones #14 of the Northwestern Wildcats rushes up the field during the second quarter against the California Golden Bears on August 31, 2013 at California Memorial Stadium in Berkeley, California. (Photo by Stephen Lam/Getty Images)

No. 22 Northwestern Beats Cal 44-30 In Opener

The starting quarterback went down with a concussion on the first drive. The defense was gassed after being on the field for 99 plays.

09/01/2013

Kain Colter. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Notre Dame 14th, NU 22nd In AP Preseason Poll

Notre Dame, coming off a 42-14 loss in the BCS championship game to Alabama, is No. 14.

08/17/2013

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

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

Duke associate head coach Chris Collins. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Collins To Northwestern Is A Done Deal

Chris Collins will indeed be the next head coach at Northwestern.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2013

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