| Jan 15, 2011
| 8:39 PM
Keith Appling still felt like a freshman but didn't play like one in another Michigan State comeback Saturday.
Appling scored 19 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer and two key free throws, as the Spartans rallied for a 71-67 win over Northwestern,...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 5:51 PM
Verdell Jones III returned from injury and made three critical baskets down the stretch as the No. 20 Hoosiers held on at home.
Jones, who had missed the previous two games with a bruised shoulder, was scoreless until he hit back-to-back buckets to break...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 8:52 AM
A silver lining to Northwestern’s kick-to-the-gut loss to Michigan?
Drew Crawford tweeted Wednesday morning (@TheRealDrewski) that the reason he was medically unavailable for much of the second half was: “Worst Charlie horse ever. Feel like...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 11:37 AM
Northwestern athletic director Jim Phillips has declined to return text messages. And a team spokesman said coach Bill Carmody is “unavailable” for interviews Monday. It certainly makes you wonder whether Carmody is being told that his time at...
| May 14, 2012
| 11:36 AM
The Maryland men's basketball team will travel to Northwestern for the 14th annual ACC/Big 10 Challenge.
The Terps and Wildcats have met just once before, with Northwestern winning 66-62 on Dec. 6, 1958. The 2012 matchup is scheduled for Nov. 27....
| Nov 25, 2011
| 12:10 PM
Whatever freshman point guard Dave Sobolewski ate for Thanksgiving, he should have shared with the rest of his Northwestern teammates. He was NU’s only decent player in the first half.
But John Shurna and Drew Crawford came alive after the break,...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 1:52 PM
John Shurna scored 22 points and Drew Crawford had 20, as Northwestern halted sixth-ranked Michigan State's 15-game win streak with an 81-74 victory on Saturday.
Davide Curletti added 17 points and Reggie Hearn finished with 10 for the Wildcats (12-5, 2-...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 6:26 PM
Bill Carmody had seen enough. With just over 16 minutes to play Wednesday night, the Northwestern coach called timeout, peeled off his jacket and went to work in a huddle.
His Wildcats had led by 10 points late in the first half, and now they trailed...
| Jan 11, 2012
Trey Burke scored Michigan's final eight points in overtime as the 13th-ranked Wolverines outlasted Northwestern, 66-64.
Trailing 66-63 in the waning seconds of overtime, Alex Marcotullio was fouled on a three-point attempt from the right corner by Tim...
| Mar 27, 2009
Overcoming adversity seemed to be the hallmark of a wild and tempestuous season, with coaches and players suspended, fans banned from games, one player filing a lawsuit against his school and another getting shot in the leg.
Amid the swirl of...