NU Sports News Digest for Tuesday 11/19

Getting warmed up for Illinois - as we look to the weekend. Some more REcruiting info, Illinois updates (including some criticism of the Big 10 Refs), Tennis team members continue play...

Northwestern Names Hilton Garden Inn Athletes of the Week Swimmer Mike Oxman & the Cross Country Team are the winners

It's Rivalry Week! Wildcats Host Fighting Illini Saturday at Ryan Field [NU Sports]
Plenty of space available [Sun times]
NU vs Illinios [TSN]

Lamberton: Who's Selling the NU Football Story? [Purple Reign]
Rittenberg: The safest bet: NCAA should return to roots [The Daily]

Warren Anderson Pledges Northwestern [PurpleReign]

Next Up: Illinois
Turner frustrated with officiating [Daily Herald]
Illinois Set To Face Northwestern [FightingIllini]
Bad start to blame for no Illini bowl game [DailyIllini]
Turner criticizes referees [DailyIllini]
There's no crying in football [DailyIllini]
More than refs in need of review [Herald-Review]

Rashidi Wheeler:
A fight to the 'bitter end' [The Daily]
Wheeler's mother seeking bill in son's name [The Daily]

Schaechterle Reaches Round of 16 at Big Ten Singles [NU Sports]

The PGA Cats
Luke Donald:
Vote for the PGA Rookie of the year [PGA]

 Ice cream shrinks as costs rise [NewsJournal]

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 WGN's Spike O'Dell  on selected Friday Mornings (usually before home games) at 8:20 AM.

And he usually joins Dave Kaplan and Tom Waddle on WGN Sports Central Wednesday nights between 7 & 8 PM CT.

Find a link to an NU Story? E-mail it to Coach Roy at include the URL and "NU Sports News" in the reference. I don't repeat links to AP stories so you may not see every web reference to the same story...

Go Cats - Beat 'em All!

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