NU Sports News Digest for Wednesday 11/20

Its Football Rivalry Week, and our stories today point towards NU-Illinois. Plus recruiting updates, Basketball, Volleyball and Wrestling news so far this morning. There's even some Alumni news too...

FOOTBALL
Saturday is Fan Appreciation Day at Ryan Field [NU Sports]
A Scouts View of the Wildcats' running back [Sun Times]
All NU seniors will start against Illinois [The Daily]
Monday Press Conference Notebook [WNUR]
Randy Walker's opening statement [WNUR]
Coach Randy Walker Press Conferences [Purple Reign]
Updates to Current Notes [FEW]

Recruiting
Luke Knauf reschedules Hawkeye/NU visit [Purple Reign]
O-Lineman sets visit with 'Cats [Purple Reign]

Next Up: Illinois
Records set to break in Evanston [Daily Illini]
Monumental Gains: Harris eyes Illini single-season rushing milestone vs. Wildcats [Herald & Review]

BASKETBALL
Will we see VV? [Purple Reign]
Noting the Big Ten -- Week 2 [Big 10]

VOLLEYBALL
Wildcat Volleyball Makes Trek to Wisconsin Wednesday [NU Sports]
 Cats try for second win vs. Badgers [The Daily]

WRESTLING
Champions Old and New to Meet at 40th Midlands [NU Sports]

SOCCER
Seven more wins result of youth movement, defense [The Daily]

ALUMNI
NFL Cats:
D'Wayne Bates: Winning as easy as early start [Yahoo]

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


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 rstetson@capps-assoc.com 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...


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