| Apr 11, 2015
| 4:10 PM
To become more competitive in the Big Ten, Northwestern players must become more competitive among themselves while vying for starting positions.
That's coach Pat Fitzgerald's belief.
"There was nobody who was out on the field who was first-team All-...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 10:32 PM
Washington Spirit captain Ali Krieger, a probable U.S. national team starter at the Women's World Cup this summer, was taken off the field on a stretcher Friday night in Houston after suffering a head injury. Krieger, a Northern Virginia native and one of...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 2:08 PM
NO. 12 BROWN MEN (8-2, 2-1) @ NO. 7 YALE (8-2, 2-2)
When: Saturday, 12:30 p.m.
Outlook: With six Ivy League teams with two losses or fewer in conference play, securing one of four berths in the league tournament could be a war of attrition, and...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 5:10 PM
Maryland has the most storied program in women's lacrosse history with 10 NCAA championships and nine of the past 20. Northwestern, resurrected just 13 years ago, quickly built its own impressive history with seven national championships.
| Mar 25, 2015
| 3:53 PM
There could be no better matchup for the first conference game in Big Ten lacrosse history than the one that will take place Thursday night in Evanston.
It brings together the two women’s teams that have won nine of the last 10 NCAA Division I...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 1:37 AM
The Syracuse men's lacrosse team showed Sunday why it's No. 1 and unbeaten.
Playing in the Carrier Dome before an announced 11,408, the Orange (7-0, 2-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) scored on four of its five possessions en route to a 13-1 halftime lead...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 5:44 AM
The Saturday before Maggie Lyon played in the Northwestern women's basketball team's first NCAA tournament game in 18 years, she was at New Trier working on her game with her dad.
It was just like old times.
"We've been doing that for a long time,"...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 3:05 PM
Remember former football coaches Ara Parseghian and Dan Devine? Both won national championships at Notre Dame, but Parseghian was beloved and Devine was vilified.
In the era of Ara, which lasted from 1964-74, the Irish won two national championships....
| Mar 30, 2015
| 5:34 PM
Northwestern freshman guard Johnnie Vassar, who appeared in 18 games this season, is transferring, Wildcats coach Chris Collins announced Monday.
"Johnnie let us know that he has chosen to pursue another university to continue his career," Collins...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 7:06 PM
NAVY BASEBALL: The Patriot League recognized the efforts of freshman right-handed pitcher Colin Brady as he was named the league's Rookie of the Week on Monday afternoon.
Brady gave Navy five innings of scoreless relief this week with the biggest...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 6:39 AM
We’re halfway through the NCAA tournament. Time to re-jigger the field and find a Final Four. Wildcats vs. Wildcats tracking as an NCAA championship game (in semifinals) … sorry Northwestern, we don’t mean you.