NU Sports News Digest

Now its time to start the <b>Big 10 Football </b>Season - we've got links to <b>NU, OSU</b> and <b>Minnesota</b> today. <br>A <b>Soccer</b> Win for the women. <br><b>Field Hockey</b> wins one too. <br>And the <b>PGA Cat</b> finishes in the money [and so does his former team mate]...

FOOTBALL

Words of wisdom from Noah Herron, Pat Fitzgerald and Pat Durr...
More Post Game Interviews from Duke [Purple Reign]

Frosh Slade Larscheid doesn't seem to be the answer to the NU kicking game...is there one?
Kicking game on hold [NU Sports]

Cats' split personality marks Big Ten opener [The Daily]

O-line toughens up against Duke; kicking game remains a question [The Daily]

Commentary:
Both Jason Wright and Noah Herron were late for curfew Friday - they were at a Gospel Concert in the hotel! Maybe we should schedule more gospel concerts
COHEN: No BBQ, but Cats get their hospitality [The Daily]

Inconsistent Cats hovering at .500 after 4 [The Daily]

From the Duke Blue Devils side:
The final blast from the Dookies before we get rolling in Columbus...
Blue Devils Bullied By Northwestern, 28-10 [Devils Den]
Duke Monday Morning Quarterback [Herald Sun]
From the Ohio State Buckeyes: [9/27]
Jim Tressel speaks after the game...
Ohio State vs. Bowling Green Post Game Press Conference [OSUBuckeyes]

The student paper's take on the BGSU game...
OSU hangs on for another victory, a week before Big Ten play begins[The Lantern]

The Bucks are looking for some consistency in their running game....
OSU seeking carry-over on ground [The Fan/Dispatch]

Ross Reaches Century Mark In Buckeye Victory Over Bowling Green [OSUBuckeyes]

Dayton kid gets some PT on the defense...
Pitcock spells Scott on defensive line[DDN]

More about the "fill in" RS Senior QB Scott McMullen....
McMullen a hit on big stage [DDN]

Bucks get used to life without Clarett [DDN]

Same old, same old [Akron Beacon]

OSU defense doesn't yield much [Beacon]

After weeks of struggle, Buckeyes rushers finally gain ground [CincyPost/AP]

Where Buckeyes land in final poll matters the most [Plain Dealer]

[*The Columbus Dispatch requires a subscription to read their articles]

October 4 its Minnesota in Evanston
As we prepare for dOSU, here's info from our next Home opponent...
Glen Mason's Weekly Press Conference [Gopher Sports]

Minnesota Completes Perfect Non-Conference Schedule with 48-14 win vs. ULL [Gopher Sports]

U defense achieves pregame goal [MinnyDaily]

Lloyd's foot is the answer to U's kicking question [MinnyDaily]

Gophers score early, often in 48-14 rout  [MinnyDaily]

Mason's philosophy keeps intensity high, serves long run [StarTrib]

All-time victories [StarTrib]

U Alumni Association gives $1 million gift toward stadium [StarTrib]

U ready to dive into uncertain Big Ten [Pioneer]

Future Big 10 Opponents and others....
The Illini:
Setting new goals [Chicago Trib]
Turner: It's time for Illini to quit talking, start playing [Sun-Times]

NIU:
NIU grabs 20th spot in AP poll [
NIU rates, but needs more [Chicago Trib]
Huskies heading north [Sun-Times]

Recruiting:
From the Insiders.com and others
Kurt Shoemaker: Ohio QB Talks Recruiting

SOCCER

Wildcats Knock Off Michigan, 1-0 [NU Sports]

FIELD HOCKEY

'Cats Rally to Beat Kent State, 2-1 [NU Sports]

MISCELLANY

The Clarett saga continues - on and on and on ,,,
Geiger: Clarett camp thought penalty would be 5 games [DDN]

ALUMNI

NFL Cats
NBA Cats

PGA Cats
Where They're Playing this week - Tee Times Local

Luke Donald: Playing the 84 Lumber Classic of Pennsylvania
Lewis nails it [PGA]
Lumberjack: Lewis charges from 7 back [Golfweek]

Luke shot  a final round 64 - putting him at -13 good enough for 16th place

* Playing The Nationwide Tour
Albertsons Boise Open
Tambellini takes title by 6 strokes in Boise [Golfweek]

Jim Benepe -  Missed cut
Jess Daley - finished +3 in a tie for 58th

Brian Payne - Not scheduled

* Playing the Canadian Tour
Tour is done for the year
Josh Habig - Finished 31st [$15,396] on the Order of Merit List
Is also 39 on the NGA tour money list [Golfweek]

Scott Harrington -

* Playing The NGA/Hooters Tour
Bjorn Widerstedt -


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