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Tears were had
“'If we’re gonna go out, we’re gonna go out swinging.'”
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Reclaiming Black History Month
"This February bore witness to an astonishing level of ignorant political discourse concerning African Americans, especially with regards to sports."
playing by faith
"When basketball was taken away, I was just a Muslim. ... Basketball was my test of faith."
Photo by Selah Holland / North by Northwestern
where do we go from here?
What can Chris Collins and company learn from this year to avoid a repeat of this season and get the fan base excited again about Northwestern basketball?
Morgan Lee
Not a bad loss.
In their first down-to-the-wire contest of the season, the Wildcats were unable to pull through.
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We want quality wins
The Wildcats dropped a tough contest to Louisville (8-3) before steamrolling IUPUI (4-6) for another weekend split.
Wildcats can swim
Junior Olivia Rosendahl became just the second Wildcat diver to ever win an event in the Big Ten Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships.
Morgan Lee
There's always next year.
Go 'Cats....we guess?
Morgan Lee
Bring on Duke
The Buffaloes showed why they are not Canisius or Detroit Mercy (sidenote: rest in peace Tommy Titan).
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Kiss my Ace
In many ways, a non-conference schedule is a time to be challenged and identify weaknesses. This weekend was a wake-up call for Northwestern Men’s Tennis.
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What is this team? Not a tournament team - that’s (almost) for sure.
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It's a new era
Northwestern wrestling finished their final weekend of the Big Ten wrestling season with two wins, which gives them momentum to finish strong at their last match left before the postseason.
No mercy
Women's lacrosse had no "mercy" this weekend in their 21-2 beatdown of Detroit Mercy.
Still ahead of Illinois
The women's basketball team couldn't match the men's Michigan upset in their face-off on Thursday.
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Put on your shades
Who will be the face of Northwestern in the coming years? NBN Sports has you covered on who to check out as teams wrap up their regular seasons.

On The Blogs

Halfway to Saturday
Yes, it was Bowling Green. But the strategy of sharing the ball in the backfield clearly paid off and should be considered in the future.
Halfway to Saturday
NU's win over Nevada leaves us with cause for concern. The play in the trenches, on both the offensive and defensive side, left much to be desired.
Halfway to Saturday
“This year he just has so much more control of the game, personally, that it’s starting to spread throughout the entire offense and everyone else is calming down.”
Halfway to Saturday
Marcus McShepard stepped up and made an impact on Saturday, and his journey this season is characteristic of his whole team's.
Halfway to Saturday
The Wildcats' star power can overshadow the reason why NU is scoring more points - the drastic improvement of the offensive line.
Halfway to Saturday
Northwestern is the most unpredictable team in college football. We explore the possible reasons why.
Halfway to Saturday
Off to their worst start since 2004, the 'Cats will have to improve on the fly this season. Could that mean shaking things up at kicker?
Halfway to Saturday
With opponents stuffing the box against NU's stout running game, the 'Cats will need to find answers through the air to have success in B1G play.