NU Sports News Digest

The <b>Curse of the Billy Goat</b> continues - the future of the <b>Curse of the Bambino</b> will be decided tonight... <br>A few drips and drabs from <b>Football</b> <br>Midseason <b>Soccer</b> updates <br>More on our <b>Tennis</b> team <br><b>Basketball</b> and other things of interest...

Lets get all the Cubby Crying out of the way. Its hard to talk about any sports in Chicago this morning so...

Telander:Dustiny turns to dust
Mariotti:No doubt now the plague is eternal
Couch:Crying uncle: Baseball gods get our goat again
Morrissey: Game 6 collapse will define this team
Mike Imrem: Cubs, thy middle name is misery, misery, misery
Barry Rozner:You've got to admit, This choke was an all-timer
Vorva: This time, Cubs couldn't dust themselves off after hearbreaker
Ron Santo 'depressed' but vows to return in '04
The Daily: Back to hibernation

FOOTBALL

Quietly, NU's RB is in the top 25 running backs in the country...
Wright right in mix

Randy talks of many things...
Randy Walker on the Teleconference
Northwestern Coach Randy Walker audio

Commentary:
The Waterboy on the Indy Game
Next we face another "Red" Team
Wisconsin [10/25]
Who scheduled these guys for Homecoming????
Then we play Purdue - the Badgers' next opponent:
They faced down the former national champs, now its the #3 rushing attack in the Big 10...
Badger defense near boiling point

Hawthorne gets hot as it cools off

Other Big 10:
Big 10 Weekly Notes

The Illini lose a guard, and a QB...
Koch out for season
Ward or Pazan? Turner will wait to name QB

RECRUITING

Glenbrook South Senior Sara Stutz gets an offer [and accepts] from the NU Lady Court Cats
Stutz finally gets offer from Northwestern

BASKETBALL

NCAA Head attends meeting called to discuss all of the problems in Div I Basketball last year...
Coaches agree to code of ethics

TENNIS

NU Takes Three Titles at Wildcat Invitational
Cats' Grier, Rush take second at Riviera/ITA tennis tourney

SOCCER

The daily has the Soccer midseason reports -
Men:
The program is on the verge of success with  a young team....
Using their heads

Women:
This year's women's team is one of the best ever - but sometimes they can play like the worse...
Using their heads

GOLF

Following up on the Windon...
Cats' Strunk shares runner-up honor

FENCING

A former Volunteer assistant returns to the mat for the Cats...
Tim Glass Named Assistant Women's Fencing Coach

MISCELLANY

Boston College makes switch to ACC

He refused to change his reporting ...
Reorganization prompts Air Force AD to retire early

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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