NU Sports News Digest for Thursday 11/21

Football with Illinois tops the list - this game is considered local for all the Chicago media, plus there's basketball, volleyball, wrestling, and more...

FOOTBALL
Lack of confidence leads to grim season [Chicago Sports]
Despite record, NU fired up for Illinois [Sun Times]
Cats, Illini have ‘bowl' date Saturday [Evanston Review]
The Fighting Illini - Pregame Intel Report [Purple Reign]

Recruiting
Maximum security [The Daily]

Next Up: Illinois
Strong finish can't mask disappointment [Chicago Sports]
Illinois Set To Face Northwestern [FightingIllini]
Wildcats buried at the bottom [DailyIllini]

BASKETBALL
High hopes for Wildcats [Daily Herald]
Northwestern Basketball Preview [Daily Southtown]
Carmody needs Wildcats to become road warriors [Evanston Review]
No one wants to face NU -- it's too risky [The Daily]

Women:
Cat women hope to make profits from ball security [Evanston Review]

VOLLEYBALL
NU can't sweep Badgers [The Daily]

WRESTLING
 Unranked NU isn't fazed to begin year [The Daily]

ALUMNI
NFL Cats:

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

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