Northwestern Rumors & News

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    Jeff Goodman @GoodmanESPN

    Dartmouth is expected to hire Northeastern assistant Dave McLaughlin, sources told ESPN.

  • Michigan 72, Northwestern 70 (OT)

    The Sports Xchange "Duncan Robinson scored 21 points and Zak Irvin hit a go-ahead jumper with three seconds left in overtime to help Michigan keep its NCAA Tournament hopes alive with a 72-70 win over Northwestern on Thursday in Big Ten Tournament play in Indianapolis. The Wolverines (21-11) began the day..." March 10

  • Big 10 coach blasts refs over preferential treatment to Michigan

    Yahoo! Sports "Chris Collins was shot. He was sweaty, he was teary, he was hoarse to the verge of muteness. His Northwestern team had lost to Michigan 72-70 in overtime in the Big Ten Conference tournament, but he would not go quietly. Not without croaking out a final few words of protest. For a brief moment..." March 10

  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus showed at Big Ten tournament she's just another nervous basketball mom

    USA Today "Seinfeld and Veep actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus is a multiple Emmy-winner and one of the funniest people on the planet. But on Thursday, she was just like every other Northwestern basketball fan at the Big Ten tournament: She looked like a nervous die-hard. " March 10

  • Northwestern 65, Nebraska 54

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Tre Demps sparked a first-half flurry and Northwestern stymied a late Nebraska run as the Wildcats waltzed to a 65-54 win over the Cornhuskers on Sunday in Big Ten play at Welsh Ryan Arena in Evanston, Ill. Demps, who torched the Cornhuskers for 17 points in the teams' first meeting..." March 06

  • Northwestern 71, Penn State 61

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Tre Demps scored 19 of his 23 points in the first half to help Northwestern produce a 71-61 victory over Penn State on Thursday in Big Ten action at State College, Pa. Sophomore point guard Bryant McIntosh added 17 points for the Wildcats (19-11, 7-10 Big Ten). Freshman forward..." March 04

  • Northwestern's Joey van Zegeren to miss rest of season with knee injury

    Chicago Tribune "Joey van Zegeren went down Monday during Northwestern’s practice. On Wednesday, the school said he’s out. The 6-foot-10, 235-pound center, a graduate transfer from Virginia Tech, suffered a knee injury that will cause him to miss the rest of this season." March 03

  • Northwestern 98, Rutgers 59

    The Sports Xchange "Northwestern held Rutgers to 18 first-half points en route to a 98-59 drubbing of the Scarlet Knights on Saturday at Welsh-Ryan Arena in Evanston, Ill. Guard Tre Demps led five Wildcats in double figures with 24 points. Center Alex Olah recorded a double-double with 14 points and 10..." February 27

  • Michigan 72, Northwestern 63

    The Sports Xchange "Northwestern never trailed for the first 31 minutes Wednesday, but the last nine were all Michigan as the Wolverines posted a 72-63 win in Ann Arbor, Mich. Two free throws by guard Kameron Chatman put Michigan on top 46-44. The game was tied at 50-50, 52-52 and 54-54 before Wolverines guard..." February 24

  • Hammons-led nucleus lifts No. 17 Purdue

    The Sports Xchange "WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Purdue is a Top 25 team in large part because of senior center A.J. Hammons, sophomore center Isaac Haas and freshman power forward Caleb Swanigan. Led by Hammons' 18 points and 12 rebounds, eight points and four rebounds from Haas and four points and seven rebounds..." February 16

  • Northwestern 58, Illinois 56

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Tre Demps swished 3-pointers on four consecutive second-half possessions to rally Northwestern to a 58-56 Big Ten victory over Illinois on Saturday night at Welsh-Ryan Arena in Evanston. Illinois led 46-42 with eight minutes to play before Demps reeled off 12 points in 2..." February 13