| Feb 21, 2015
| 3:02 PM
Freshman atttack Selena Lasota scored six more goals as the Northwestern women's lacrosse team beat Marquette 13-6 Saturday in Milwaukee.
Lasota, from Campbell River, B.C., has 11 goals in the last two games and 17 in four games this season.
| Feb 19, 2015
| 5:09 PM
There was more than one area Thursday in which the Duke women's lacrosse team outplayed Northwestern.
But in a sport without a shot clock, making possession more than nine-tenths of the law, nothing was more critical to the Blue Devils' 15-9 victory...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 10:44 PM
Maryland is ahead of schedule in the Big Ten.
The preseason favorites to win the league locked up a share of the regular-season title and the top seed in the conference tournament by beating Wisconsin, 81-70, on Thursday night for the Terps' 18th...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 7:26 AM
This has been a long time coming.
For the first time since 1997, the Northwestern women's basketball team will have a winning record in the Big Ten.
Wednesday's 59-51 triumph over No. 21 Nebraska at Welsh-Ryan Arena gave the Wildcats a 10-5 conference...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 2:36 PM
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...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 9:03 PM
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...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 8:01 PM
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...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 9:57 PM
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...
| Jan 1, 2015
Northwestern has an abundance of interchangeable parts along the perimeter entering its Big Ten home-opener Sunday against Wisconsin.
But the center of attention for the physically challenging conference season is 7-foot, 270-pound Alex Olah, who will...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 3:38 PM
As fate would have it, the first time Nancy Kennelly saw any real action on the Maine West varsity, the freshman guard was thrust into the spotlight by a medical emergency.
But once she got her first taste of the limelight, Kennelly stayed there the rest...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 6:51 PM
(Record, last week's ranking in parentheses.)
1. Wisconsin (14-1 overall, 2-0 Big Ten; No. 1): Doesn't look like Wisconsin will be truly tested in the Big Ten season until a Feb. 24 date at Maryland. The first two conference victories were double-...