NU Sports News Digest for Sunday 11/24

Football Post Mortems - plus Basketball, Volleyball and Swimming stories. <br>There's also some Alumni action today too...

Wildcats Fall Short To Illini, 31-24 [NU Sports]
Cats Lose Sweet Sioux (and Game) to Illinois [Purple Reign]
Same old story sinks Wildcats [Chicago Sports]
Wait till next year for NU [Sun Times]
Wright says Cats must work harder [Sun-Times]
Illini capitalize on NU's wretched play in red zone [Daily Herald]
NU Falls to Illinois [HailToPurple]
Illinois 31, Northwestern 24 [Sportsline/AP]

Pearl: CatShot on the Seniors [WNUR]

From the Other Side
Illini finish with flourish [Chicago Sports]
Lloyd: Present not time to discuss the future [Chicago Sports]
Illini end season on a positive note [Sun-Times]
Morton aims at becoming 2-way threat [Sun-Times]
Harris finishes on top in win: Senior sets Illini rushing record in 178-yard day [Herald & Review]
Harris wraps up Illini career with game ball, season record [Daily Herald]

Big 10
Saturday Football Roundup

NU vs UMES Post Game [Purple Reign]
Northwestern 56, Md.-Eastern Shore 36 [Sportsline/AP]

NU Volleyball Team Slugs Penn State, 3-1 [NU Sports]

Swim and Dive Teams Compete at Day 2 of NU Invite [NU Sports]

NFL Cats
DA2: Backup for Arizona today

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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