NU Sports News Digest

OK, NU's <b>Athletes of the Week</b> <br>and there's more news on some <b>Football</b> injuries, links to the teleconferences, and suspensions. <br>There's also a <b>Basketball</b> walk-on <br>and News from the <b>Golf</b> Course...

NU Names Hilton Garden Inn Athletes of the Week
Sherri-Anne Nyberg, freshman goalkeeper - field hockey team.
Will Nicholas, defender - men's soccer team,

FOOTBALL

NU is on ESPN+ Regional this week
Game Time 11:10AM
Its called an ACL injury and it will definitely sit you down...
Aikens' season over

Two backup O-Linemen and some "buddies" try to crash a party that wasn't happening....Newton and Crohn two backup O-Linemen are gone folks...
2 NU players pay for `party'

Talking about replacements for RW? [At the bottom of the story...] I'll have my take on all this up later today...
Now a senior, Payton finally gets his turn at Miami

From CBS Sportsline: Saturday's game comes down to Northwestern's offense getting back on track against a team that's struggling...
Wildcats report: Strategy and personnel
Wildcats report: Notes, quotes
Wildcats report: Inside slant

CFN's analysis of the last game

The Big 10 Teleconference: Coach Walker is asked a whole bunch of questions that have little to do with Saturday's game....
Northwestern Coach Randy Walker

Commentary:

Back home, At Indiana [10/11]

A scary thought - what if the Hoosiers get their pass defense going...? Here's an analysis of the Indiana team so far this season....
Air attack grounds Hoosiers for fourth loss this season

They met with everyone on the team to try to get them focused. We'll see if it worked Saturday.
DiNardo says Hoosiers are 'pressing on the gas pedal'

Big 10 Teleconference: Coach DiNardo is asked about his West Coast Offense and their play to date.
Indiana Coach Gerry DiNardo

Then Another "Red" Team Wisconsin [10/25]
The Badgers are chasing the top of the Big 10 pack - this Saturday is their shot at knocking off the Big 10's #1 - The Badger running game against dOSU's run defense on Saturday night.
Big Two still have plenty to prove
Other Big 10:
Minny gets to play Michigan at home on Friday...
Gophers can show they're for real

Illinois' Turner isn't "dissing" the MSU QB
Smoker impressive

At least we don't have to play them.
Mean, green machine

OSU is getting its QB back in time to play the Badgers...
Krenzel ready to start game against Wisconsin

There's another coaching controversy in Happy Valley
Time isn't on Paterno's side

BASKETBALL

NU has a walk-on, was a prospect in HS but was unrecruited. Will try to help out the Cats.
Joe Kennedy Joins Wildcats Hoop Team

RECRUITING

This Iowa running back has some really too numbers - will decide later this year?
Jason Scales*: Attends First Ever Iowa Game

GOLF

The Windon Memorial - Men's Golf:
Wildcats Place Fifth at Windon; Casey Strunk Finishes Second

Women
Wildcats End Up Sixth at Shoot-out at the Legends

MISCELLANY
Another Gore also had problems in Florida...
Miami's Gore out for rest of season with knee injury

Knight's firing still a thorn in IU's side

ALUMNI

NFL Cats

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

Luke Donald: Moves up to 86th on the money list

* Playing The Nationwide Tour
Gila River Classic

Jim Benepe - No
Jess Daley - Scheduled
Brian Payne - No

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

* Playing The NGA/Hooters Tour
Bjorn Widerstedt
 


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