NU Sports News Digest for Wednesday 1/15
NCat NU News

Posted Jan 15, 2003


Its back to the Courts for the Wildcats today - both Basketball and Women's Tennis will be in action. Plus there's more news about the Lady Court Cats, Football Recruiting, and some Swimming honors to boot...


BASKETBALL
Men
Wildcats Head Back to Hoosier State [NU Sports]
Ain't that a kick in the shins [The Daily]
Ghosts of '68 haunt NU [Chicago Tribune]
NU sees Hoosiers in turmoil [Sun Times]
NU braces for Wright on 2nd Hoosier State visit [The Daily]
The Purple Reign Pregame Intel Report [Purple Reign $]
Patience, Patience [Purple Reign]
Bill Carmody on the Big 10 Teleconference [Purple Reign]
TV Clearances Announced For NU-Indiana Game [NU Sports]

Next up is Indiana:
IU hosts Wildcats [IDS]
Davis weighs IU lineup change [Indy Star]
Davis says Hoosiers are lacking leaders [Courier Journal]

Click here for a full transcript of head coach Mike Davis' media teleconference [Hoosier Sports]
Women:
Women's Hoops Heads West For Conference Tilt With Iowa [NU Sports]
Northwestern Coach June Olkowski [Big 10 Teleconf]
Iowa Coach Lisa Bluder [Big 10 Teleconf]

Around the Big 10
The other "big" match in the Big 10 is #8 Illinois at the resurgent Iowa Hawkeyes....
Road matches will challenge Illinois [Chicago Trib]
Iowa will be good test for Illinois [Sun Times]
Seems like a no-brainer for Illinois - build a new basketball arena [Daily Herald]
Cook playing off the Charts for Illini [Daily Southtown]
Team chemistry working for Iowa [Daily Herald]
Illinois off to great start in the Big Ten [Hoosier Insider]
Illinois Cook-ing up a winning recipe [The Daily]
Boilermakers sink Spartans [Sun Times]
Purdue holds off Michigan St. [Daily Herald]

FOOTBALL

Recruiting
Kim Thompson: Thompson Talks Recruiting [Purple Reign]

Chris Carr: Did NU Offer A Schollie? [Purple Reign]
Camps And Visits Midwest Schools [Pool]

John Shevlin: RB/DB - John Shevlin [Purple Reign]
Minnesota Athlete Talks Recruiting [Pool]
Returns from Northwestern [Hearland]

Dennis Dixon:
L.A Schools Back Off QB [PacWEst Ftbl]

Eddie Simpson: More on his commitment [TX Football]

TENNIS
Cats start a new season trying to exorcise the Blue Demons [The Daily]

SWIMMING & DIVING
Rose Named Big Ten Swimmer of the Week [NU Sports]

MISCELLANY
NCAA Plans "coaches academy" for minorities [Daily Southtown]

ALUMNI
PGA Cats
Luke Donald:  Will be at the Sony Open this week.


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