NU Sports News Digest

BC wants #4 Saturday

Basketball </b>is off 'til Saturday, but there's news about <b>Jitim</b>, and lots about our next opponent. <br>There's <b>Recruiting</b> updates and <b>Baseball, Football, Lacrosse, Tennis</b>, and much <b>Commentary.</b> <br>And don't forget the <b>PGA Cats</b>....

Northwestern Names Hilton Garden Inn Athletes of the Week

Congrats to senior guard Jitim Young and junior guard Samantha McComb
 

Men's BASKETBALL

Good piece on Jitim - also has other Big 10 News at the bottom
Young is Wildcats' energy source

There are the up-to-date team stats 2003-04 Stats

Big 10 Teleconfernce
Northwestern Coach Bill Carmody

Next are the Michigan State Spartans
Men's Basketball Hosts Purdue On Tuesday
+ Senior shares tale of rings
+ Spartan fast break: A weekly wrap-up and look ahead
+ Brown defends against mistakes
+ After 2 lackluster games, Davis looking to rebound against Purdue
+ Hungry MSU craves defense, Big Ten title
$ Spartans want revenge over Boilers

MSU's coach is upset with the student section
+ Izzo lashes out against 'U' student fan section
+ MSU coach berates Izzone for taunting Monson

Big 10 Teleconference
Michigan State Coach Tom Izzo

Big 10
Illinois announces plans for centennial basketball season

14 minutes Illini fans would like to forget

Talking RPI, etc.
March might not be busy for Big Ten

Keep track of all the RPI Ratings - He's also got his own - NU is down in the 90's
http://www.collegerpi.com

Women's BASKETBALL

Next game is Thursday at OSU
Ohio State Women's Basketball Guard Caity Matter Named Big Ten Player of the Week

RECRUITING

Football:
Brad Jones: Ohio athlete likes Panthers
LB Eric Lines: $ Linebacker Names Early Favorites

Basketball:
This kid is a super guard
G Bobby Frasor:Frasor Speaks With Montgomery

Still on top -
Brandon Lee: Updated Ranking Of The Top Backcourt Duo's In The State Of Illinois
And don't forget Brandon...
Shaun Livingston And Justin Cerasoli Among Final 40 McDonald's Finalists

Sterling Williams: Jaguars' finishing kick sinks Dolphins

BASEBALL

Cats are 1-3 in exhibition play - but remember, this is a time to figure out what we've got
British Columbia Defeats NU, 23-2, in Exhibition

Box Score

FOOTBALL

GoUPurple has an interesting story from George Beres...
one of the greatest and most controversial victories in NU history.

LaCROSSE

Wildcats Receive Votes in IWLCA National Poll

Here's the full Poll

TENNIS

DePaul, Notre Dame on Tap for 'Cats

MISCELLANY & Comment

Remember Steve Bechler? The guy who died from a heat stroke while taking ephedra?
One-Year Anniversary Of The Steve Bechler Tragedy
 

Barry Temkin: Conundrum for coaches: Parent also is the boss

Bye, Bye Maurice...
Attorney says Clarett has agent

Please don't take our coach....
Louisiana education officials to meet with NFL team over Williams

About A-Rod
Imrem: A-Rod worth every penny to Yankees
Litke: This Boss was born to spend

ALUMNI

PGA Cats
Luke Donald: Will be at the Nissan Open
$ Nissan Open video preview
Luke is the #13 on the Money Leaders list

Jess Daley: Is Down under - in Adelaide for the Jacob's Creek Open
 http://www.pgatour.com/tournaments/h077

NFL Cats
Lots of Cats will be effected by coaching changes this Winter, we'll be keeping track...

Coach Roy's Comments on the stories are in Italics:
Remember that I try to only get one copy of an AP story.
$ before a story means its from a subscription required source
Opinion Columns have the name of the writer in bold at the front of the headline.

You can send your direct comments,
Story URLs or other "back door" information
to Coach Roy


 
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