NU Sports News Digest for Sunday 12/15

After a day off , the <b>NU Wildcat</b> news link service is back with links to the stories on both the <b>Women's Basketball</b>, and <b>Wrestling</b> wins Saturday. <p>You'll also find story links to some Football Recruiting News (some good, some bad), PGA Cat updates and more...


BASKETBALL
Women:

The Lady Court Cats get on the winning track with a win - they are now on a 3 game winning streak and have a 4-3 record.
Wildcats Explode for 75-62 Win over SIU [NU Sports]
Men:
Here's a report that questions the Cats pre-conference schedule as being a little weak...
Wildcats report: Getting inside [CBS Sportsline]


FOOTBALL

CBS Sportsline has their post season wrapup kicking around - They point to the Defense as being the weak link for next year.
Wildcats report: Notes and quotes
They do have a couple of players to watch for 2003 - Bret Basanez, and Kunle Patrick. They also talk a little about Derell Jenkins.
Wildcats report: Strategy and personnel
Recruiting
Christopher Moore: Cats come up short [Purple Reign]
Brian Grzelakowski: RB target on official visit [Purple Reign]
Coach Fitz Sighted in Houston [Purple Reign]


WRESTLING

Our Mat Cats opened the dual season with a pair of wins Saturday - Senior Brendan Curran pinned both his opponents, John Giacche and John Velez also picked up 2 wins.
Northwestern Knocks Off Eastern Illinois, Wisconsin-Parkside in Home-Opener [NU Sports]


MISCELLANY

No joy in Big 10 Land [Iowa or Penn State]
Palmer walks away with the Heisman [Sun Times]


ALUMNI
PGA Cats

Luke Donald - he finished with 4th in the PGA Rookie of the Year voting . By winning his last tourney, he's exempt for next year.
Jess Daley - did not have a good Q-School. [He finished 185th on the money list, not high enough for next year]. He did earn a conditional 2003 Nationwide Tour card. [Golfweek]




 
 

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