NU Sports News Digest

<b>Wright</b> and <b>Robertson</b> honored...<br> Its Bye week for <b>Football</b>, but practice and <b>Recruiting</b> continues. <br>Great news from the <b>Golf</b> Course - team is -22 after first round! <br>Background info on <b>Field Hockey, Soccer</b> and more....

Northwestern Names Hilton Garden Inn Athletes of the Week
Drew Robertston - setter for Volleyball
Jason Wright - Football for the second time this year

FOOTBALL

Its a time to heal - Cats don't practice again until thursday - Coaches are off recruiting, and McGarigle and Ayeni should be available for Wisconsin...
Timely bye week offers rest and relaxation

Wildcats and Badgers on ESPN2 at 11 A.M. Next Week

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Commentary:
The Lowes Line guys take a satyrical look at...
the pageantry, the spectacle, and the undiluted excitement of Bye Week!!
 
Next we face another "Red" Team
Wisconsin [10/25] Who scheduled these guys for Homecoming????
Then we play Purdue - the Badgers' next opponent
In case you missed the irony - the winning margin was provided by a 79  yd pass play engineered by Wisconsin's backup QB...But the starter will be fine and back Saturday...
Sorgi not choked-up any more
Buckeyes LB suspended for choking Sorgi
Sorgi speaks loud and clear

Team reactions to the "choking" incident
Badgers display chemistry

This guy wants Reynold's drawn and quartered...
Ohio State, Big Ten dropped ball

Lots of talk about what happened to dOSU...
UW looking ahead after epic win

Barry's weekly press conference notes
Alvarez Addresses Media Monday

Purdue: Defense plays with power

UW-Purdue pregame reports
Wisconsin-Purdue pregame notes

Anthony Davis Injury update
Jim Sorgi Will play this week

ESPN's Game Day will be in Madison this week...
It's GameDay in Madison

Other Big 10:
Illinois is having their problems this year...
Illini QB Beutjer hurting
Beutjer expected to practice today

So its off to Camp Randall to see if they can topple to guys on the top...
Red-hot Boilermakes ready for road test
 

RECRUITING

A good Man to follow Loren
Kevin Mims: Texas D-End Names Five Schools
and an local Linebacker has an offer too...
Sam Carson: Illinois Backer Talks Recruiting

GOLF

Golfers playing like we thought they could...
Wildcats Roar to Lead at Alister MacKenzie

SOCCER

Cats' conference futility continues

FIELD HOCKEY

NU fails to finish against Penn St.

CROSS COUNTRY

5-year-long streak snapped as NU places 2nd

SWIMMING

Jocelyn Jay - is a new assistant in the pool.
Jay joins Wildcats' swim staff

MISCELLANY

Was mired in an 8 game losing streak...
Army football coach fired

Ron Santo - a Cubs legend - is having hospital tests and can't be in Chicago - but he's going be on the radio doing the World Series....That's what he says.
Santo: I'll do Series
Tim Cronin: Sportvision - Santos deserves to do the Series from Wrigley.

If you can't win one way - SUE the B*ST*RDs [from the AP]
Jilted Big East schools to file lawsuit

Another AP Story -  Another Southwest tradition on the line as the teams want more $$$ from the Cotton Bowl/State Fair of Texas...
Houston wants to host Texas-OU game

ALUMNI

NFL Cats
 

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

Luke Donald: Playing in the Chrysler Classic of Greensboro
 

*Playing The Nationwide Tour
2003 Permian Basin Open

Jim Benepe - Scheduled
Jess Daley - Scheduled



 
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