Mia Zanzucchi
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hello w column
NU finally broke through for its first B1G win.
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just win
After a slow start to the year, NU women's soccer is back with a vengeance.
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how 'bout that?
Justin Jackson broke the school rushing record and NU got back in the win column.
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folks,
Why should you watch NU football for the rest of this season? Andy and Austin don't have all the answers, and in fact, don't have many at all.
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hoopin'
Since football hasn’t done much besides break our hearts this year, we turned our focus to a happier place: the basketball court.
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Northwestern men’s soccer (3-9, 0-5 B1G) got a much needed win on Monday, snapping a three-game losing streak with a ...
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you win some, you lose some
“Northwestern culture, and this team, has been a Cinderella story coming back, but we can hang with these teams."
Mia Zanzucchi / North by Northwestern
yikes
“They played well and we didn’t.”
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heart attack on a bun
Andy and Austin ask some Fair Questions about NU football and then, as usual, get a little too existential.
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context not required
Here are our favorite quotes from coach Chris Collins at Media Day this week.
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Anthem activism
The team decided to link arms after talks between the coaching staff and players regarding unity and a proper way for the players to peacefully protest.
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whatsoever the big 10 is elite
After a successful non-conference slate, Northwestern volleyball struggled in its first week in the mighty Big Ten.
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movin' on up
After a rough start in non-conference play, the ‘Cats have improved in rankings to tie Penn State for third in the Big Ten.
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Northwestern men’s soccer’s struggles continued last week, falling 3-1 to No. 23 Michigan and 3-0 to No. 17 Maryland and ...
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so close, but yet, so far
NU made a desperate last-minute push, but nine allowed sacks made all the difference.

On The Blogs

Halfway to Saturday
Yes, it was Bowling Green. But the strategy of sharing the ball in the backfield clearly paid off and should be considered in the future.
Halfway to Saturday
NU's win over Nevada leaves us with cause for concern. The play in the trenches, on both the offensive and defensive side, left much to be desired.
Halfway to Saturday
“This year he just has so much more control of the game, personally, that it’s starting to spread throughout the entire offense and everyone else is calming down.”
Halfway to Saturday
Marcus McShepard stepped up and made an impact on Saturday, and his journey this season is characteristic of his whole team's.
Halfway to Saturday
The Wildcats' star power can overshadow the reason why NU is scoring more points - the drastic improvement of the offensive line.
Halfway to Saturday
Northwestern is the most unpredictable team in college football. We explore the possible reasons why.
Halfway to Saturday
Off to their worst start since 2004, the 'Cats will have to improve on the fly this season. Could that mean shaking things up at kicker?
Halfway to Saturday
With opponents stuffing the box against NU's stout running game, the 'Cats will need to find answers through the air to have success in B1G play.