NU Sports News Digest

As we get closer to Homecoming -there's more NU <b>Football</b> to read about, and <b>Basketball</b> is firing up too. <br>Two days mean's 2 days of other sports news to check out too. <br>then there are the Lawsuits and other diversions <br>and maybe the return of D'Wayne? <br>Lots of reading for your Midterms - there will be a quiz on Friday...

FOOTBALL

The Cats would like to beat someone they're not supposed to beat - and take the next step to becoming a better team...
Wildcats' season facing the brink

the return of Louis to Safety
Ayeni makes return
Louis Ayeni deserves a big homecoming

Believes or Hopes? RW expects to win out this year...
Walker believes Wildcats ready for big win streak

Why can't the Cats win at home????
Trouble at home baffling Walker

Coach Walker Q&A

Durr has seen this guy before
Badgers' QB familiar

Walker talking about Larsheid, using Huffman, etc.
NU kicker may be out, but Walker won't turn to Huffman

This one could wind up being a "dilly"- more insights into Pat's Game Face...
Northwestern won't forget clashes with 'rival' Wisconsin

Philmore's return lights fire under Northwestern

Lowes Line:
prediction for the badger game!

And don't forget the Pigskin Picks

Commentary
Truog:  It must be the Bowden Computer System


Next - another "Red" Team Wisconsin

You can vote for your favorites here...
Comparisons:

Badgers Hope to Continue Road Streak

The Badgers think he'll do just fine...
Teammates confident with Schabert at QB
Schabert eager to make first start at QB

Wiscy hasn't seen NU for a couple of years, and their D-Backs might be considered "thin"
Badgers have lots of catching up to do

Alvarez likes to have a positive TO Margin - The Badger's don't
Turnovers have told story for Badgers

Schabert Addresses Media Monday

Alvarez Addresses Media Monday

Sorgi out, Schabert in for Northwestern game

Then Its Purdue -
Purdue is experienced and taking on UM this week - they plan to use their Maturity...
Boilers draw victory from vein of maturity

Boilers defense responsible for rise in Big Ten

Purdue trying to keep the locomotive going against mighty Mich...
Boilers seek first win at Michigan since 1966

Trying to cook the wolverines...
Purdue faces another big test at Big House

Boilers trying to ignore BCS hype


Other Big 10:

Oct. 20 Weekly Release (PDF)

Beutjer's back just won't take it...
Illini QB Beutjer out for season
Injury sacks Illini's Beutjer

Tackling bemoaned

For foreseeable future, Joe won't go
 

RECRUITING

3 QBs highlight the list today...
Mike Klepatz: Klepatz Shooting Up The Charts

Marcus Randle El:Names Top Five
Marcus Randle El and the Badgers

C.J. Bacher: NorCal QB Will Wait To Set His Visits

Kyle Daley: Texas Kicker Talks Faves

BASKETBALL

NU Sports has their first look at the team
Early-Season Report From the Court

and the Coach takes a look at the Court Cats too...
Thinking about Basketball

2003-04 Big Ten Men's Basketball Prospectus

GOLF

Kim has a decent round to pace the Cats...
Wildcats Finish Seventh at Mercedes-Benz

TENNIS

Men:
Northwestern net squad wins 21 behind Wahla, Christian
Wildcats Set for ITA Midwest Championships

Women:

Talent-laden Cats prep for a new season

SOCCER

Wildcats Fall to UIC 2-0
NU goes down in Flames
 

VOLLEYBALL

Under Pressure

CROSS COUNTRY

Talking about Emily Blakeslee and Nora Colligan - the source is roommate Jessica rush...
Inseparable

MISCELLANY

This company is part of the Wheeler Lawsuit
Stimulant maker files Chapter11

Will drops suit against manufacturers, continues to blame NU, & the coaches, etc. etc..
Wheeler's mother pins blame on NU
Wheeler's mother drops claim vs. ephedra maker
Mother blames NU for Wheeler's death

Their association plans to "grade" major college coach recruiting.
Black coaches set criteria

DePaul joining the Big East?
Changing football frontier might mean 'Big' news for DePaul

The WAC's been busy...
WAC to invite New Mexico St., Utah St.
 

ALUMNI

NFL Cats
NU's Viking  is still nursing that bruised foot ...and the Vikes keep winning without him.
D'Wayne Bates: Getting better
PGA Cats
Where They're Playing this week - Tee Times Local
Luke Donald he's playing the FUNAI Classic next. - The leader is already at -7!
Scheduled for 12:40 on Thursday [10th tee]
8:30 on Friday [1st tee]

* Playing The Nationwide Tour
The Muccosukee Championship

Jim Benepe: - Not Scheduled
Jess Daley - Scheduled for
1:40 on Thursday [1st Tee]
9:00 on Friday [10th Tee]


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