NU Sports News Digest for Thursday 12/12

With Finals and all, there isn't much new NU news coming out of Evanston...Except for Larry Watts and the Evanston Review's reports on Basketball, Baseball and the NU Hall of Fame. We do have a few recruiting updates, and basketball analysis, and more Honors - this time in Volleyball.


Parker drives Cats to win [Evanston Review]
One more story on the Win last Saturday
Answering our own questions [Purple Reign]
PR asked a bunch of questions in the pregame intel report - here is a first take on answering a few of them.
Lange Named AVCA All-Mideast Region [NU Sports]
NU Junior Middle Blocker [don't you love those Volleyball position names?] Erika Lange eligible for All-American consideration
Frosh DE Selected to All American Team [Purple Reign$]
Freshman Defensive End Loren Howard was selected to the College Football News' Freshman All American Team
Linebacker/WR Prospect Nick Roach:
Talks about his NU commitment [Purple Reign$]
Defensive Lineman Christopher Moore:
Ready to decide between NU and Duke [Purple Reign$]
Here's the Latest List from the Purple Reign Scout Database
Kontos fulfills dream, signs with Northwestern [Evanston Review]  With a 90+ mph fastball and 1.84 ERA, Niles West's Pitcher/3rd Baseman George Kontos commits to NU.
Four chosen for NU Hall of Fame [Evanston Review]
Inductees will be: Pat Fitzgerald (football), Jack Griffin (wrestling), Lori Holmes (swimming) and Kathleen Kochmansky (field hockey/lacrosse
NFL Cats
Javiar Collins: Back at practice [Insiders$]

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By the Way - Its Finals  Week at NU

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