NU Sports News Digest

<b>Football</b> is resting up, working on basics and doing a little recruiting <br><b>Men's Golf</b> knocked back to 2nd in California <br>Word on an <b>NFL Cat</b> fighting an injury to his career?


Cats work on fundamentals one on one this week...
It's back to basics

NU Assistants..."On the road again..." plus more info on the injured, and Philmore back returning punts.
Coaches travel for bye-week recruiting

Next we face another "Red" Team
Wisconsin [10/25]
Who scheduled these guys for Homecoming????
Then we play Purdue - the Badgers' next opponent
Its hard to face one of the Big 10's best without your starter....
Purdue not sure of Void's status
Purdue Makes Plans With Top Rusher Void
Purdue may need to fill Void at RB

The Badgers are concerned with Purdue - the Boilers' Ds gets first crack at the "athletes"  as frosh....
Purdue's defense impressive

The Boilers consider running teams to be disrespectful
Mike Lucas: Boilermakers' defense demands respect

From Purdue - the Boilers are ready for whatever....
Defense prepares for elite Badger back

Wisconsin reserves have saved the day

Badger Plus takes a look at both teams

and in other flights of whimsey:
Badger fans are still worked up over dOSU's cheap shot...
Reynolds does not belong in the Big Ten

this guy is still fired up over the win
Gridiron hangover

Other Big 10:
Illinois' top QB is hurt and maybe not playing any more?
Illini's Beutjer 'doubtful' vs. Michigan

Wolverines look to re-focus following record comeback, host struggling Illini

Illinois' Beutjer to miss Michigan game

Gophers realize Big Ten title still up for grabs

Iowa's Lewis could play vs. Ohio State

Paterno waiting to make decision on quarterback

Smoker overcame his substance abuse problems to lead MSU to the top of the Big 10...
QB Smoker's story tops comeback tales


Here's news of an NU Offer who is looking south...
Jay Lucas:  Louisiana Lightning - RB Jay Lucas


A UCLA guy shot a "Lights Out" -13 (65 in the final round) to win...
Wildcats Place Second at Alister MacKenzie Invitational for Second Straight Year
Golden rush keeps NU from another victory


Another Wildcat team has a problem "finishing off" its opponents.
Start to finish?


And the beat goes on....
Big East schools file second suit

Meeting of the college basketball minds today at O'Hare

Air force is still making "waves?"
CSU-Air Force rivalry heats up

Be serious - you can talk about sportsmanship, but you can't enforce the unenforceable.
West Virginia institutes no-booing policy


NFL Cats
Our NFL Cat is no longer in the competition for the #2 WR position.
Dwayne Bates: 4th Miss Possible
Bates likely out again
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

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

Go Cats - Beat 'em All!
Talk about it on the Purple Boards
[Click Here]
All Materials Copyright 2003 by Respective Holders
"NU Sports News Digest"
"All the News that Fits we Link"
Copyright 2003 Purple Reign/
div of Computer Applications & Support Associates, Inc.

Purple Wildcats Top Stories