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Northwestern Wildcats

Northwestern Wildcats
The WIldcats are the athletic teams of Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. The school colors are purple and white and all teams compete in the Big Ten conference. The women's lacrosse team has won the National Championship five times and the football team has been ranked No. 1 twice in school history. Famous athletes include Joe Girardi, Mike Adamle, Luke Donald, Betty Robinson, Todd Martin, Otto Graham and Matt Grevers.
The WIldcats are the athletic teams of Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill. The school colors are purple and white and all teams compete in the Big Ten conference. The women's lacrosse team has won the National Championship five times and the football team has been ranked No. 1 twice in school history. Famous athletes include Joe Girardi, Mike Adamle, Luke Donald, Betty Robinson, Todd Martin, Otto Graham and Matt Grevers. « Show less

Top Northwestern Wildcats Articles

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  • Northwestern falls 69-67 after failing to get two critical non-calls

    The glass was not even half full for Northwestern Thursday night against Ohio State. Officials interpreted two possible goal tending calls as blocked shots off the glass as the Buckeyes topped the Wildcats 69-67 at Welsh-Ryan Arena. "I saw...
  • Central Catholic grad Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman ready for increased workload at Michigan

    Central Catholic grad Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman ready for increased workload at Michigan
    For a six-week period that stretched into mid-January, Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman had spent less time competing in basketball games than he could ever recall. It took the Michigan freshman 10 games to log 25 minutes, which was less playing time than...
  • Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman, Michigan earn road win at Rutgers

    PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Dawud Abdur-Rahkman sat three rows behind the visiting bench, a Michigan cap on his head. He had planned to attend Tuesday's game at Rutgers regardless of what role his son, Wolverines freshman and Central Catholic grad...
  • NU suffers 4th straight loss, heartbreaker at Michigan

    NU suffers 4th straight loss, heartbreaker at Michigan
    ANN ARBOR, Mich. — When is enough, enough? Northwestern coach Chris Collins is left wondering after his team dropped a 56-54 heart-breaker Saturday night to Michigan at the Crisler Center. The Wildcats have lost four straight. "It's not easy...
  • Safety Trae Williams commits to Northwestern

    Safety Trae Williams commits to Northwestern
    Northwestern received a commitment from safety Trae Williams of Athens, Ohio, according to 247Sports. The 6-foot, 195-pound Williams had been committed to Ohio, where his father, Jesse, is defensive line coach. He’s the 19th member of the...
  • BMX racer Stancil is No. 7 in world, No. 2 in USA

    BMX racer Stancil is No. 7 in world, No. 2 in USA
    News you can use ... or maybe not. 1) There really are Top 10 rankings for just about anything and everything you can think of. And today, we’re thinking about BMX racing, and where Lake Villa’s Felicia Stancil fits into the world picture in...
  • Wednesday could provide turnaround game for Northwestern or Illinois

    Wednesday could provide turnaround game for Northwestern or Illinois
    For Northwestern coach Chris Collins, it's time to get fired up. For Illinois coach John Groce, an even-tempered analytic approach is being applied. Both teams are trying to find their footing in a slippery Big Ten as they prepare to meet Wednesday...
  • Traevon Jackson to have foot surgery Thursday; return date unknown

    MADISON, Wis. Wisconsin will be without senior point guard Traevon Jackson for the remainder of January and likely much longer. UW officials announced Monday that Jackson will have surgery Thursday on his right foot, which he injured in the second half...
  • Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky worked his way to unlikely stardom

    Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky worked his way to unlikely stardom
    Before adoring fans called him "The Moose" or "Joe College" or "Frank the Tank," Frank Kaminsky was known simply as "Frankie" or "Little Frank." All year round, Little Frank would tag along with his 6-foot-10 dad to gyms around Chicago to watch "Big...
  • Kendrick Nunn and Aaron Cosby played best games in Illinois uniforms

     Kendrick Nunn and Aaron Cosby played best games in Illinois uniforms
    The preseason blow of losing Tracy Abrams to injury was a worry. Losing Rayvonte Rice last week was cast as a potentially fatal blow. To win without two pivotal guards, Illinois needed a little more from everybody. "It's going to take different guys...
  • Shannon Ryan's Big Ten basketball rankings

    Shannon Ryan's Big Ten basketball rankings
    Record, last week's ranking in parentheses. 1. Wisconsin (15-2, 3-1; 1): Despite a loss to Rutgers, the Badgers are still the best Big Ten team. But they'll be put to the test without starting point guard Traevon Jackson, who reportedly will miss six...