NU Sports News Digest for 10/8

Its back - All the News that Fits We Link -- The Original Index to Online News about Northwestern University Athletics

NU's lackluster play on 'D' could prompt changes

C.J. Bachér Throws For School-Record 520 Yards In 48-41 OT Victory
+ Purple rain of touchdowns for 'Cats
+ Bacher has a day
+ Blocked punt provides lift
+ Winning the Wildcat way
+ SjT: I Don't Care!
+ Shaky Cats' defense rises to occasion
+ Wildcats Upset Spartans In OT

C.J. Bachér Named Walter Camp National Offensive Player of the Week
+ Watch broadcast highlights from the Big Ten Network.
+ Basanez protege performs

Yarbrough a big part of Wildcats' big plays

+ Fitzgerald wants team to keep fighting
+ Skip Myslenski: In a rush to succeed
+ Rittenberg: Wildcats need to find end zone
+ Wildcats lack finishing touch
+ Giving NU some purple pride

Inside Slant

from the Spartans
Third Downs, Patient Scheme Beat Spartans
+ Shootout Stymies Spartans
+ Fall flashback
+ MSU finds itself in familiar hole
+ Moving forward
+ Final thoughts after MSU-Northwestern

Next Up the Minnesota Golden Gophers
Gophers Fall 40-20 at Indiana
+ Payton hero for Hoosiers
+ Hoosiers hand it to Gophers
+ Once again, Gophers defense outmatched
+ Brewster plans to stick with Weber as U quarterback
+ Outplayed and inadequate, Gophers fall to 1-5
Big 10
Surprising Results in Third Week of Conference Football Action
+ 2007 Standings

Battering rampage
+ Illini snap into place
+ Juice, Benn injuries nothing to sweat
+ Mendenhall keeps sprinting into spotlight

Lions maul hapless Hawkeyes

A little bit of history for Hart

Buckeyes make the stop
+ Purdue know it won't get any easier this week
+ Ohio St. stymies Purdue
Early Decision

Week 6 Friday Night Phenoms

Darius Ashley talks Louisville visit
'Cats Come From Behind; Fall in Overtime
+ A quartet of first-year teammates adjust to field hockey and college together
Northwestern Set to Host 2007 Windon Memorial Golf Classic Sunday and Monday
Men [#7}
No. 7 Wildcats Get Back on Track with 3-0 Blanking of Wisconsin
+ Replacing the irreplaceable

No. 11 Penn State Comes Back To Top Northwestern, 3-1
Two Second-Half Goals Propel Wildcats Past Buckeyes, 2-0
NU Wins Doubles Title at Wildcat Invitational
No. 16 Michigan Sweeps Northwestern, 3-0
+ Northwestern hopes to recover from weak conference play
Teddy Greenstein: Cajun aims to add spice

NU's sports gift good for E-town
Meanwhile in baseball
Wildcats, Alumni Battle to 4-4 Tie

Tom Johnson Tied for 59th
Scheduled for Open benefiting Shriners Hospitals for Children

Jess Daley - Missed the Cut
Scheduled for WNB Golf Classic

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