NU Sports News Digest for 3/2

It took 2 overtimes, but the <b>Basketball </b>Team gets Big 10 Win #3.<br> A mixed day on the diomonds, <b>Baseball </b>continues to win, <b>Softball </b>meets the top of the NCAA.<br> The <b>Pool Cats</b> finish 4th<br> <b>Fencing </b>takes a 3rd.


It wasn't pretty, but the win is real. Jitim scores big, an injured Jennings saves it for overtime...
Wildcats Outlast Penn State In Double Overtime, 85-79 [NU Sports]
Our Cats Finally Beat Their Cats [Purple Reign]
Watkins a lion, but Wildcats king of court [Chicago Trib]
NU needs 2 OTs to top Penn State [Sun Times]
Jennings steps up when it counts  [Daily Herald]
Northwestern 85, Penn State, 79 (2OT) [Sportsline AP]

From the Lion's Den

Penn State Men's Basketball Loses Double Overtime Thriller to Northwestern, 79-85 [GoPSUSports]
Lions tumble in double OT [Centre Daily]

Next up: OSU
The Bucks had the Bye Saturday - Their last game was against Iowa, Feb 25th
Ohio State falls to Iowa, 71-64 [Dayton Daily News]

Big 10
Must-win effort [Chicago Trib]
Illini come up big [Sun Times]
Enjoying the ride [Daily Herald]
Cook displays Big Ten player of year credentials  [Daily Herald]
Hoosiers rally to beat Iowa in OT [Sun Times]
Indiana trips Iowa in overtime [Daily Herald]
Michigan St. stays hot [Sun Times]
Purdue loss put Illinois on right road [Sun Times]

Big Ten Tournament Single Session Tickets On Sale Monday [Big 10]

Women's Hoops Travels to East Lansing for Season Finale [NU Sports]


Playing all that top 20 competition proves just a little too much for the Diamond Girls...
Wildcats Fall Twice to Top Ten Teams at Worth Invitational [NU Sports]


It is the best start Paul Stevens era of Baseball as the Cats go 6-1
'Cats Shut Out Owls, 3-0 [NU Sports]


NU Takes Third at Midwest Collegiate Conference Team Championships [NU Sports]


College Football: Paterno, Bowden understand, cope with change [Post Gazette]
Paterno would like Pitt in Big Ten [Post-Gazette]

Often imitated, never duplicated -
Purple Reign's Spring Practice Central


O'Connor Captures 200 Butterfly Title, Wildcats Finish Fourth [NU Sports]

Michigan Wins Big Ten Men's Swimming & Diving Championships [Big 10]


NFL Cats
Barry Gardner: Eagles interested in little-known LB for the middle next year? [Inquirer]
Better Opportunities elsewhere? [Inquirer]

PGA Cats

Luke Donald: Is taking the week off.
[PGA Leaderboard]

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