NU Sports News Digest for Tuesday 11/26

Another win for Basketball, Football wrapups, NU and Soccer Honors, Wrestling, Swimming and Cross Country at the NCAAs. All in the free list of links for today now that the Daily is up...


Northwestern Names Athletes of the Week  [NU Sports]

BASKETBALL
Cats roll to first 2-0 start since 1996-97 season [Purple Reign]
Wildcats Walk Over New Hampshire, 81-55  [NU Sports]
Quick work for Wildcats [Chicago Sports]
Northwestern wins big, but also suffers huge loss [Daily Herald]
Northwestern 81, New Hampshire 55 [Sportsline/AP]
Cats take easy win as Young scores 29 [The Daily]

Next Up - IUPUI
Creighton overmatches Jags in semis of Guardians Classic 99-52 [IUPUI]
 IUPUI slow start leaves it at mercy of Creighton [IndyStar]

FOOTBALL
Patrick breaks Bates' Consecutive Reception... [Purple Reign]
Jason Wright Named Team MVP at Annual Northwestern Gridiron Network Banquet [NU Sports]
Excuses run out at Northwestern [Chicago Sports]
List of award winners [FEW]

COMMENTARY
Mariotti: Fans Flirting with Disaster [Sun Times]
Willhite: Can history repeat for NU? [Daily Herald]
Kasses:  Remembering the roar [The Daily]
Recruiting
Florida's Matthews Pledges NU [Purple Reign]
NU Leads For Texan [Purple Reign]
Moore Returns From Iowa City [Purple Reign]

CROSS COUNTRY
Wildcats Finish 30th at NCAA Championships  [NU Sports]r
Cross country comes in 30th in return to NCAA tourney [The Daily]

SWIMMING
Crucial matches could decide Cats' NCAA fate [The Daily]

WRESTLING
NU hopes to peak after frustrating meet  [The Daily]

SOCCER
Cook Named to Verizon Academic All-America Team  [NU Sports]


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