NU Sports News Digest for Friday 11/22

The origins of Sweet Sioux? and other Football, Basketball, Wrestling, Fencing and other miscellany here on your free link service [Extra-now includes today's Daily Northwestern]...

FOOTBALL
Sweet Sioux Who? [Purple Reign]
Lowes Line's Eric Cockerill's  Illinois prediction [HailtoPurple]
The Waterboy's keys to the game [FEW]
Wildcats report: Inside slant [Sportsline]
Wildcats report: Notes and quotes Wildcats report: Strategy and personnel [Sportsline]

Next Up: Illinois
Illini will be up for finale vs. Wildcats [Sun Times]
Final Saturday showdown for seniors [DailyIllini]
Leader of the Line More Than Meets Your Eye [Illini]
he Leader Of The Backs [Illini]
Pashos Earns Academic Honors [Illini]

BASKETBALL
Season to begin with Vukusic sidelined [The Daily]
Cats home in on good start [Chicago Sports]
NU in identity crisis [Sun Times]

Women:
17-game losing streak on the line as NU faces Illinois-Chicago [The Daily]

Next up - UMES:
Hawks hoops take to road [Somerset Herald]

WRESTLING
Northwestern Travels to Missouri Open [NU Sports]

FENCING
Northwestern Heads to Princeton Duals [NU Sports]
Young NU squad not a problem, coach says (Fencing)

SWIMMING
Men
Cats aren't kidding themselves with goals [The Daily]
Women:
Cats winless but hopeful about future [The Daily]

VOLLEYBALL
NU can't sweep Badgers [The Daily]
Wildcats face off against Penn St. [The Daily]

MISCELLANY
Nebraska physics professor teaches the science of football [Daily Herald]
Computer programmer admits to role in betting scams [Daily Southtown/AP]
 Delayed Arrival [The Daily]

ALUMNI
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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