NU Sports News Digest for Monday 4/28

<b>Women's Tennis</b> on top of the Big 10<br> <b>Baseball </b>Sweeps the Illini<br> Women's <b>Golf</b> finishes 3rd - as <b>Elizabeth Burden</b> makes 2nd Team All Big 10<br> <b>Softball </b>hanging on to a tournament berth<br> and maybe a few more items of interest...

TENNIS

Women
Break up the Wildcats - its 5th Straight for Claire Pollard's crew.
Wildcats Win Fifth Big Ten Women's Tennis Championship [NU Sports]
Women's Tennis takes the Big 10...Again [Purple Reign]
Doubles point highlights 5th championship [The Daily]

FOOTBALL

Big Lineman goes down in Final Practice [Purple Reign]
Spring game concludes practices, doesn't draw conclusions [The Daily]

Spring Practice Central:
A comprehensive list of what the Big 10 Teams are doing during Spring Drills - Still Updating from the Weekend
Purple Reign's Spring Practice Central
Recruiting
Keeping track of who's been offered and who is thinking about Northwestern
[Purple Reign Recruiting List]

BASEBALL

Break up the 'Cats - NU now 10-8 in the Big 10 - In 3rd Place!
Wildcats Sweep Illini; Win Game Four, 4-3 [NU Sports]
Wildcats sweep 1st series in 5 seasons [The Daily]
Versatile NU pitchers have little pity for swept Illini [The Daily]

Check out those Big 10 Standings [Big 10]

From Illinois:
Illini Suffer Another Sunday Heartbreaker [Illinois]

SOFTBALL

Cats stay alive for Big Ten tourney  [The Daily]
Big 10 Standings

GOLF

Men:
NU Finishes 7th overall, Tom Johnson finishes 3rd.
Tom Johnson Finishes Third at Fossum; Wildcats Place Seventh [NU Sports]
Men's Golf Places Fourth At Fossum/TaylorMade Invitational [MSUSpartans]
Spartans fall, finish fourth at home event [Lansing]
Women
Elizabeth Burden picked to 2nd team All Big 10
Wildcats Post Another Strong Round, Finish Third at Big Ten Championships [NU Sports]
Ohio State Defends Women's Golf Championship [Big 10]

BASKETBALL

Vedran Vukusic: Rehab appears to be going well [Purple Reign]

MISCELLANY

Miami QB says race played role in competition [Daily Herald]

Coaches, players question lack of black athletes in college baseball [State News]

ALUMNI

NFL Cats
Super Bowl champions pick former NU center
PGA Cats
Luke Donald: Took last week off
Jess Daley: Shot a Final Round 68 to finish at even par and tied for 29th at the Rheem Classic
Johnson claims 1st Nationwide victory [Golfweek]


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