Hero Coach Shot Protecting Kids Can’t Afford Birthday Gift For His SonA youth football coach credited with saving dozens of kids’ lives is now struggling to pay his bills after the company who employed him part time shuttered.
Pat Fitzgerald Is Really Salty About Northwestern's Struggles"We're an embarrassment," Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald says.
Emma: As Northwestern Falters, Fitzgerald Held AccountableFor all Pat Fitzgerald's flashy words, the Wildcats haven't had much success lately.
Illinois Will Play Villanova in Jimmy V ClassicThe game is set for Dec. 9 at Madison Square Garden.
DePaul, Northwestern Agree To 5-Year Basketball SeriesThe Blue Demons will host three games, and the Wildcats will host two.
Keidel: Kentucky Coach John Calipari Comes Of AgeCalipari embraces the sordid system, uses it, and dominates. He doesn't pretend he's taking kids for the leafy campus life, for the diploma that will never arrive, or even for a few classes. He wants talent. And talent he gets. And talented he is.
Wisch: With Football Focus, NU Neglecting Hoops ArenaNorthwestern is embarking on a $3.75-billion fundraising campaign, but Welsh-Ryan Arena will remain an eyesore.
TTYM: Watch Joakim Noah Get Spooked, An NHL Player Pick Up His Teeth And A Fan Confront A CoachIn this week’s That Thing You Missed, watch a pair of Wildcats’ fans hold a dance-off A Red Wing pick up his pearly whites,and Joakim Noah get spooked. Who does it might surprise you.
Photo: Northwestern To Wear Unique Alternate Jerseys It's safe to say Northwestern University is now 0-2 in alternate jerseys this year.
Video: Northwestern's James Montgomery Finds Out He's Getting A ScholarshipWildcats guard James Montgomery finally got what he's been working for.
Wisch: Against Winning Teams, Fitzgerald's Record Takes A Big HitWhile reputations can often mislead, I’d argue that numbers don’t.
Northwestern, NIU Football To Meet In 2014Two collegiate football teams in Illinois on the upward swing will face off in the 2014 season.
Kansas, K-State Favored As Big 12 Tourney OpensKansas State and Kansas tied for the regular-season Big 12 title, but that doesn't mean they feel very good about themselves entering the league tournament.
Butler Defeats Northwestern 74-65Smith, the Bulldogs' 6-foot-11 senior center, scored a season-high 24 points and Butler pulled away in the second half.
Northwestern Routs Texas Southern 79-49Northwestern senior guard Drew Crawford's hot start sparked the Wildcats, as his game-high 20 points, all in the first half, propelled them to a 79-49 win in their season opener against Texas Southern Tuesday night.