NU Sports News Digest

<b>Football</b> NU-Minny from the NU perspective <br>and the Minnesota perspective. Also some Indy Preview material. <br>The <b>Windon Memorial Golf Classic</b> tournament starts today. <br>There also wrapups from the weekend: <b>Soccer, Field Hockey, Cross Country</b>. <br>And a few other items of interest today...

FOOTBALL

NU is on ESPN+ Regional this week
Game Time 11:10AM
Folks, I think we have a QB Controversy
Basanez's performance, throws come up short

$8 to $15 is just a little much to handle
Students angered by increase in ticket prices

Commentary:
They're riled up at the Daily...
15 bucks for 15 minutes

Andrea reports on a few of the comments in the NU Press Box (There's some rough language in the story)
Cohen: View from the press box isn't much better

Lamberton: The Fault dear Brutus...

This is a not commentary from me, but its a story about Baylor's win over Colorado...
Read the quotes from the players
Karas, Baylor stun Colorado in Waco

And Don't forget SjT's Pigskin Picks

From the Minnesota Side:
The Minny Student paper is giving Jeff Backes credit for allowing the big TD play that sparked the comeback...
Big plays push U to comeback win

Adding insult to injury...
Barber ties Gophers' single-season TD record

It didn't work with our guys - Durr tried to get NU fired up too...
Tongue-lashing during timeout sparks Gophers' defense

Gophers move up in national rankings

And they're talking Roses in Minny...
Road to Pasadena runs through Michigan
 

At Indiana [10/11]
From the Official Hoosier site...
FB: MSU Downs Hoosiers

IDS says - Hoosiers contain run, can't contain QB...I hope this isn't trouble for the Cats.
Smoker's performance efficient against IU

Spartans fly over Hoosiers in 31-3 air attack

Monday Morning Quarterback

GOLF

the Windon starts today
Confident NU ready to tee off at home course

FIELD HOCKEY

Field Hockey is ready to take off again.
Wildcats Break Scoring Slump, Beat Stanford 2-0

SOCCER

Men
Are back on the winning track...
Wildcats Topple Duke 2-1

Women:
Another close game lost at the end
Wisconsin Pushes Past Northwestern, 2-1

CROSS COUNTRY

Wildcats Are Fourth at Sean Earl Lakefront Invite

MISCELLANY

Hey, you don't lose the homecoming game in Minnesota - especially Minny State....
Rioting, arrests follow homecoming loss

ALUMNI

NFL Cats

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

Luke Donald: Will be trying to repeat as the champ - Southern Farm Bureau Classic
Luke shot at 71 and dropped to 10th at -14. He still gets a nice paycheck...
Farmhand: Huston holds on in Miss.

* Playing The Nationwide Tour
Jim Benepe -
Jess Daley -
Brian Payne

* Playing the Canadian Tour
Tour is done for the year
Josh Habig -
Scott Harrington -

* Playing The NGA/Hooters Tour
Bjorn Widerstedt
 


Coach Roy's Comments on the stories are in Italics:
remember that I try to only get one copy of an AP story.

You can send your direct comments,
Story URLs or other "back door" information
to Coach Roy


 
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