| Jan 16, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Northwestern has become the darling of Big Ten basketball. Which is odd considering the Wildcats are 1-4 in the conference and their losses have come by an average of 22.5 points.
But Indiana coach Tom Crean threw kisses at first-year coach Chris...
| Jan 4, 2014
| 1:49 PM
If Northwestern basketball fans want to be entertained this winter, they should check the schedule — St. Rita's schedule.
Vic Law plays for St. Rita. The 6-foot-7 forward is the jewel of Chris Collins' first recruiting class, a group that ESPN.com...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 12:30 PM
At Northwestern, words like "expectations," "hype" and "potential" usually are associated with football. But lately those words are starting to float around the men's basketball team. The reason for this phenomenon: new coach Chris Collins.
| Apr 17, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Where Fred Hill goes, Jaren Sina follows.
Sina originally committed to Northwestern, where Hill was an assistant under Bill Carmody. On the same day Seton Hall announced that Hill would join head coach Kevin Willard’s staff, the 6-foot-1 combo...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 4:28 PM
Drew Crawford will return to Northwestern for final year of eligibility, a coup for new coach Chris Collins.
It means the Wildcats will have a decent shot to reach the NCAA tournament for the first time in school history. And with a good 2013-14 season,...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 5:16 PM
The essence of Northwestern basketball trivia, repeated Sunday during CBS' broadcast of Duke's loss to Louisville, is that the school hosted the first NCAA basketball tournament, in 1939.
The Wildcats were denied a bid that year, and the bracketologists...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 3:41 PM
After winning Tuesday’s news conference, Chris Collins no doubt believes he improved to 2-for-2 on Friday by retaining Tavaras Hardy.
Northwestern’s longtime assistant is the program’s strongest link to Drew Crawford, who continues...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 8:53 PM
If the weather cooperates, the last two Washington County high school baseball teams standing in the 2012 season will get an early shot at one another this afternoon.
The schedule makers made an MVAL Antietam Conference showdown between Williamsport...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 8:43 PM
Sunset waits for no one, even at a baseball field without lights.
North Hagerstown had a chance to put away Williamsport in the season opener at North on Friday, but couldn’t get the job done.
Williamsport found a little opening, took advantage in...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 2:43 PM
After seven holes, it was time to launch a full-scale investigation.
Chris Collins, a supposed 10-handicap, had recorded four pars, two bogeys and a birdie. So Northwestern's new basketball coach was on pace for a 74 or 75 at Sunset Ridge in Northfield,...
| May 1, 2013
| 8:11 PM
Under the lights of Municipal Stadium on Wednesday, Williamsport’s baseball team shocked the MVAL Antietam world with a 7-4 victory over previously undefeated North Hagerstown.
“The thing I was most proud of today was overcoming adversity,&...