Townes Scores 21 Points, Loyola-Chicago Edges Illinois StateMarques Townes scored 21 points and Loyola held off Illinois State 67-64 on Saturday despite going the final six minutes without a field goal.
Wildcats Superfan 'The Shrieker' Quieted By Northwestern OfficialThe Northwestern University student leader who has earned the nickname "The Shrieker" for her screams during basketball games has been quieted. The high-pitched wails of Emily Harriott had drawn complaints from both fans in the stands and television and radio broadcasters.
Lawsuit Blames Sorority In Northwestern Athlete's DeathThe lawsuit contends Jordan Hankins was "subjected to physical abuse including paddling, verbal abuse, mental abuse, financial exploitation, sleep deprivation, items being thrown and dumped on her, and other forms of hazing intended to humiliate and demean her."
North Central Basketball Player Blaise Meredith Flies Face-First Into Backboard; 'I Got A Little Higher Than I Expected'North Central College guard Blaise Meredith got the block on a fast break, but it cost him, after he jumped just a bit too high.
Northwestern Rallies From 15 Points Down, Beats DePaul 75-68Vic Law had 25 points, A.J. Turner added a career-high 24 and the Wildcats used a run of 25 straight points to beat DePaul Saturday.
Thorson Helps No. 20 Northwestern Beat Illinois 24-16Isaiah Browser rushed for 166 yards on 18 carries and No. 20 Northwestern beat Illinois on Saturday for its seventh straight Big Ten win.
DePaul Loses To Notre Dame 95-70The Blue Demons, playing on the road for the first time this season, were led by Max Strus with 15 points. Jalen Coleman-Lands added 12.
DePaul Outlasts Penn State 72-70 In OvertimeAs a senior on a team looking to end a string of losing seasons, Max Strus believes there's no such thing as an ugly win. He happily celebrated DePaul's performance Thursday night — warts and all.
Strus, Cain Lead DePaul In A 91-63 Romp Over Morgan StateMax Strus and Eli Cain combined to score 46 points and DePaul took control early to cruise to its second straight win to start the season, posting a 91-63 win over Morgan State on Monday night.
Northwestern Opens New Arena With Upset Of No. 21 DukeIt was the first time Northwestern squared off against Duke in Wildcats coach Joe McKeown's 11 seasons at the helm.
Northwestern Beats Iowa 14-10Isaiah Bowser ran for 165 yards and a touchdown as Northwestern upset Iowa 14-10 on Saturday to clinch a spot in the Big Ten Championship.
Law, Taylor Help Northwestern Beat New Orleans 82-52Northwestern turned to its most seasoned players in an 82-52 win over New Orleans on Thursday night.