NU Sports News Digest

Lots of <b>Basketball</b> as the Cats won again last night <br><b>Football</b> playing the waiting game <br><b>Recruiting</b> news continues to flow in <br>and there's quite a bit of Miscellany today too... <br>It's reading week at NU

Men's BASKETBALL

Northwestern Tops Bucknell, 69-61

It was the kind of game Bill Carmody expected from Bucknell...
NU Holds on for 69-61 win

BC Doesn't like a 6 foot guy getting all the rebounds, but...
Young, Parker make it easy for Cats

Jitim has a pretty good night

Young's 'unbelievable' night carries Wildcats

Northwestern 69, Bucknell 61

From the official site...
Box Score
Postgame Quotes in PDF Format

Commentary:
Jackson: NU over Bucknell
Watts: Inconsistent Wildcats melt in second half once again

Sportsline updates:
Wildcats report: Strategy and personnel
Wildcats report: Getting inside
Wildcats report: Notes, quotes

From the Bison:
Their Story...
Northwestern Holds off Late Bison Charge, Prevails 69-61

Northwestern edges Bucknell with late run

Next up the BGSU Falcons [Saturday]
Bowling Green not having a good preseason - loses first conference game...
+ Bulls top BG in MAC opener
+ Falcons face Buffalo
+ 22 turnovers costly as BG stumbles at Buffalo
Big 10
A wrapup of the Big 10-ACC Challenge
Big Ten Falls to ACC in Fifth-Annual Challenge

Duke 'D' dominates vs. sloppy Spartans

Duke runs past MSU in Challenge headliner

Illini hope to learn from first defeat

Purdue finally wins challenge
Jet-lagged Boilers dump Clemson

Purdue tops Clemson, improves to 5-0

Nittany Lions' Jagla takes big step forward

Georgia Tech bashes Buckeyes at home
 

Women's BASKETBALL

Next up is Drexel in the Roger L. White Invitational - Welsh Ryan
Drexel
Big 10
Penn St. topples Maryland; Texas rolls

FOOTBALL

We'll probably face tBGSU in Detroit...
QBs to be deciding factor
Bowling Green, Miami, Ohio set for MAC title tilt

Recruiting:

A top fullback is trying to decide...
Jerod ArlichArlich is Torn Between Final Five

This LB prospect is working through the process too...
Sam Carson: Player of the Year Honored

Basketball:
Carmody hits hotbeds for two latest recruits

In our dreams dept:
Former Providence Catholic Star Michael Thompson To Transfer From Duke

Our man Lee is also playing in this biggie -
Decatur Point Guard Showdown: Joliet's Jeremy Fears vs Peoria Central's Shaun Livingston

MISCELLANY

This is a lawsuit by Bechler's wife against the weight loss product he was taking..Bechler died of heat stroke - what caused that is what the suit is about...
O's outraged as ephedra maker names team in Bechler lawsuit

Report: Roof gains Duke football job

Carmody has some nice words here..
Coach not born with silver whistle in mouth

ALUMNI

NFL Cats
 

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