NU Sports News Digest

A Precursor of Things to Come? <br>Mens <b>Soccer </b>beats Michigan. <br><b>Football</b> has 3 up for Academic All American plus stories on the O-Line and Pat Durr <br><b>Recruiting updates</b> from <b>Basketball, Golf</b> and <b>Football.</b> <br>The Evil Empire in the Big 10?

SOCCER

Men:
Northwestern Stuns No. 23 Michigan, 2-1

Gerardo Alvarez Named Big Ten Co-Freshman of the Year, Second Team All-Conference

Cats get Penn State today after upsetting the Wolverines...
Big Ten Men's Soccer Championship Semifinals Set

From the Tournament
IU coaching legend Yeagley nears end

Here's the full bracket from the Big 10
2003 Men's Soccer Championship Bracket (.pdf)

FOOTBALL

Jason Wright, Luis Castillo and  Jeff Backes up for Academic All American
Three Northwestern Players Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team

It all starts...
Offense's unsung heroes

Torrie Stuckey for the defense....
Stuckey finally sticking out as career at NU winds down

The QB of the D...
Pat Durr: The Man in the Middle

A Michigan story on Jason Wright...
Dr. Running Back

Tickets Still Available for Northwestern-Michigan Game

And Now...the Wolverines
[Will be on ESPN at 2:30 CST]
Michigan controls own Rose Bowl destiny

Surprise - the UM Paper figures NU for a big loss...


I wonder who NW is? Aren't we playing the Wolves this weekend?
"There's no doubt U-M has more talent than NW"

The Last Regular season game:
Against the Illini
The Illini are embroiled in the Chief Illiniwek controversy...still no Football Stories, altho 50%+ of the posters think the problem with the team is both the players and the coaches.
Other Big 10
Drive For Big Ten Football Championship Comes Down to the Wire

OSU-Purdue
Jenkins' catch against Purdue was closest call of all

So now the Evil Empire wants into the Big 10?
+ Irish hunt for league
+ Irish AD downplays report of ACC inquiry
+ No change for ND: School will remain an independent
+ Litke: Hopefully, Notre Dame will never give up its independence

BASKETBALL

Men:
NU solid in exhibition win

RECRUITING

BASKETBALL
Wildcats Announce Signing of Brandon Lee

GOLF
Wildcats Sign Two for 2004-05 Season

FOOTBALL
Jason Scales
Heads To UNI-Dome For State Semi's
Sean Lewis Ready For Madtown
Nate Lyles Big Play-Off Game For Top CB
Kellen Freeman-Davis Sets Up First Official Visit

SWIMMING

Women
Northwestern Downed by Wisconsin 143-91
Men
Wildcats Fall to Wisconsin 121-110

TENNIS

'Cats Travel to Michigan for Big Ten Singles Championship

MISCELLANY

Vote to retire Chief Illiniwek on hold

ALUMNI

NFL Cats

PGA Cats

Are finished for the year...

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