NU Sports News Digest for Thrusday 12/5

An Ugly loss for the Wildcats as the Wolfpack rolls at home in the snow; Some Recruiting, Volleyball, and Alumni news too...


BASKETBALL
N.C. State Thumps Wildcats, 74-49 [NU Sports]
Melvin too much for NU [Chicago Sports]
Wildcats can't stand the heat [Sun Times]
Northwestern no match for N.C. State [Daily Herald/AP]

From The NCS Wolfpack
Wolfpack Whips Wildcats in ACC/Big Ten Challenge, 74-49 [Gopack]
Deep freeze [Herald Sun]
Pack rolls over Wildcats [News Observer]
Unbeaten State rips Northwestern [Winston-Salem Journal]
Pack Applies Pressure [News & Record]

Commentary:
Wildcats rebound with big victory [Evanston Review]

FOOTBALL
Big Ten announces Iowa in BCS game [Daily Herald]

Recruiting
Kory Gedin: Linebacker wieghing options - coming to NU 1/10 [Poole Recruiting]

WRESTLING
Wrestlers Prep for Northern Iowa Open [NU Sports]

VOLLEYBALL
Northwestern spikers end 18-year drought [Evanston Review]

ALUMNI
NFL Cats
Dwayne Bates: Questionable with a knee sprain [Insiders]


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