NU Sports News Digest for Sunday 11/10

Starting with the winners: Basketball gets an exhibition win, Volleyball does beat Iowa. Plus Football, Tennis and Field Hockey (and an Alum report too). All here in the original NU linking service...

BASKETBALL
Wildcats Hold Off EA Sports in Exhibition, 64-59 [NU Sports]
Cats win first Exhibition [Purple Reign]

FOOTBALL
Wildcats Fall to Sixth-Ranked Iowa [NU Sports]
Iowa routs NU [Chicago Sports]
Iowa takes it to the Banks [Sun-Times]
Banks, Iowa overwhelming [Daily Herald]
FEW's Game Page [Far East Wildcat]
 Efficient Banks helps Iowa slam Northwestern 62-10 [AP/Sportsline and others]
Ferentz on shutting down the NU Running Game [Sportsline]
Jenkins Breaks Hand [Insiders]

Mixup in message disastrous [Chicago Sports]
Roehl disgusted by NU's play [Sun Times]
Roehl embarrassed by Northwestern's putrid second half [Daily Herald]

Commentary
HailToPurple not impressed
 

From the Other Side - Iowa
Hawkeyes Tame Wildcats: Banks Superb In Rout [HawkeyeSports]
Bowl Matters: The Big Ten and Revenue Sharing [HawkeyeSports]
Hawks declaw 'Cats [CR Gazette]
Iowa Hawkeyes 62, Northwestern Wildcats 10 [DF Register]
Grade the game [DM Register]
Keeler: The Plows demolish another foe [DM Register]
Hawkeyes to Orange Bowl? It's possible [DM Register]
Hawkeyes don't let up on Northwestern [Press Citizen]

Big 10:
Saturday Football Roundup
 

TENNIS
Piriou, Grier Fall in Second Round at Omni Indoors [NU Sports]

VOLLEYBALL
Volleyball Team Gets Back on Track With 3-1 Win Over Iowa [NU Sports]
 Iowa Volleyball Falls to Northwestern, 3-1 [Hawkeye Sports]
Friday: Wildcat Team Falls to No. 7 Minnesota, 3-0 [NU Sports]

FIELD HOCKEY
Field Hockey Ends Season with 2-0 Loss to Penn State [NU Sports]

ALUMNI
NFL Cats
Bentley: Injury could cost shot at starting job [Insiders]


EXTRAS
WNUR Sports Voice Tonight at 7:00 PM CDT - Listen Here

Don't forget Stephen J. Truog's Pigskin Picks [No Money, Just Prestige!] Here are This Week's Games

Coach Randy Walker will be on with Spike on selected Friday mornings (usually before home games) at 8:20 AM.
And he will join Dave Kaplan and Tom Waddle on WGN Sports Central Wednesday nights between 7 PM and 8 PM CT.

Find a link to an NU Story? E-mail it to Coach Roy at rstetson@capps-assoc.com include the URL and "NU Sports News" in the reference. I don't repeat links to the AP story so you may not see all the web references...


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