Stories by Dan Rosenzweig-Ziff
NU is 2-0 but has plenty to work on, and needs to find a rhythm before Wednesday when Creighton comes to Allstate Arena.
After grinding out a stalemate in regulation, NU topped the Spartans with a wild finish in the third OT period.
On the bright side, NU's 12 wins thus far are already better than the 10 wins the team earned last season.
“Northwestern culture, and this team, has been a Cinderella story coming back, but we can hang with these teams."