Oct 13, 2014, 5:15 PM EDT
News and notes from the world of college basketball recruiting.
Oct 13, 2014, 12:54 PM EDT
Chris Collins adds one of the nations best shooters.
Aug 6, 2014, 10:45 PM EDT
Former Wildcat Drew Crawford tweeted a photo of himself and current players JerShon Cobb and Sanjay Lumpkin with “Three Stacks.”
Jul 28, 2014, 7:30 PM EDT
Northwestern head coach Chris Collins will be working with pros this summer.
Jul 7, 2014, 8:30 PM EDT
Northwestern head coach Chris Collins has a lot of optimism as he enters year two at the Big Ten program.
Jul 5, 2014, 12:49 PM EDT
The latest viral video craze — with a charitable twist — the Cold Water Challenge, has reached men’s college basketball.
Jun 16, 2014, 6:30 PM EDT
The transfer forward is nearing a decision.
Jun 7, 2014, 8:25 PM EDT
Pardon joins guard Jordan Ash in Northwestern’s 2015 recruiting haul.
Jun 2, 2014, 11:21 AM EDT
The two Chicagoland area schools will meet five times, beginning in 2015-16.
May 23, 2014, 6:00 PM EDT
The All-WCC freshmen team selection has three years remaining.
May 15, 2014, 9:40 AM EDT
Wisconsin is the clear favorite in the Big Ten after making the 2014 Final Four and losing only one starter.
Apr 25, 2014, 12:41 PM EDT
In need of another interior body, Northwestern has reportedly landed a commitment from Yale transfer Jeremiah Kreisberg.
Mar 14, 2014, 12:19 AM EDT
Iowa loses for the sixth time in the last seven games, with their defense once again being an issue. And against Northwestern the Hawkeyes struggled offensively as well.
Feb 27, 2014, 4:42 PM EDT
After missing all of last season due to suspension, Northwestern guard JerShon Cobb ranked second on the team in scoring and assists, averaging 12.2 points and 2.3 assists to go along with 4.8 rebounds per game. And in the five games prior to getting injured in a loss at Ohio State on February 19, Cobb…
Feb 3, 2014, 8:30 AM EDT
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: C.J. Fair, Syracuse C.J. Fair played his best game of the season in the biggest game of the year. The 6-foot-8 senior went for 28 points and five boards as Syracuse knocked off Duke in overtime at the Carrier Dome, a win that gave them a three-game lead in the ACC over…
Jan 30, 2014, 1:54 AM EDT
GAME OF THE NIGHT: Arizona State 89, California 78 (OT) The Sun Devils held a 16-point lead early in the second half, only to watch the Golden Bears storm back and take a three-point lead with 26 seconds remaining. Enter Jermaine Marshall, who hit a three-pointer to tie the game and send it into overtime. From…
Jan 30, 2014, 12:09 AM EDT
In ending their three-game losing streak with a win at Purdue on Saturday afternoon No. 14 Wisconsin seemed to have turned things around, and in theory a home game against Northwestern represented the opportunity to go on a run. Unfortunately for Bo Ryan’s Badgers things didn’t work out that way, as they struggled on both…
Jan 25, 2014, 2:05 PM EDT
Northwestern has never made an NCAA Tournament and ranks 347th in the NCAA in scoring. The Wildcats aren’t exactly the scariest opponent in a deep Big Ten, but Chris Collins’ bunch had won three out of four games entering Saturday’s home game against No. 10 Iowa, so the Hawkeyes couldn’t take Northwestern lightly. After a…
Jan 18, 2014, 5:29 PM EDT
All that good that Indiana did with their win over No. 3 Wisconsin on Tuesday night? Might as well go on and toss that out the window. The Hoosiers shot 25% from the floor and 4-for-18 from three on Saturday afternoon, scoring eight points in the first 17 minutes of the game as the lost…
Jan 13, 2014, 4:55 PM EDT
Northwestern and head coach Chris Collins picked up a big home win on Sunday night as the Wildcats knocked off in-state rival No. 23 Illinois 49-43 as Collins earned his first Big Ten victory and first win over a ranked opponent as a head coach. Then the Wildcats and Collins celebrated. There were shoulder bumps,…
Jan 12, 2014, 10:44 PM EDT
First and foremost, congratulations need to go out to Chris Collins. The new Northwestern head coach picked up his first Big Ten win and his first win over a ranked team on Sunday evening, as Northwestern knocked off No. 23 Illinois in Evanston, 49-43. It wasn’t pretty — nothing that Northwestern does this season will…
Jan 9, 2014, 11:11 PM EDT
With Eugene Teague and Aaron Geramipoor both being seniors, Seton Hall was in the market for one more big man to complete their 2014 recruiting class. Kevin Willard found that piece on Thursday, as it was first reported by PirateCrew.com that 7-foot-2 Northwestern transfer Chier Ajou has decided to join the Big East program. Ajou…
Jan 5, 2014, 2:27 PM EDT
Michigan picked up its 10th win of the season, and improved to 2-0 in the Big Ten Conference on Sunday afternoon with a 74-51 win over Northwestern at home. The first half was relatively close with the Wolverines heading into the break with a 31-24 led. The Wildcats got 13 of their 24 points from…
Dec 28, 2013, 12:00 PM EDT
Northwestern announced on Saturday morning that forward Mike Turner is transferring from the program. Turner appeared in all 32 games for the Wildcats last season, tallying 61 points during the season, but he took a leave of absence from the team in September as it looked like he was likely leaving the program. Now the…
Dec 28, 2013, 12:14 AM EDT
In the final non-conference game for both DePaul and Northwestern, each team was in desperate need of a win. Projected to finish at or near the bottom of their respective conferences, picking up a win against another power-conference team would have provided each team a much needed boost. After Dave Sobolewski — who entered the game…
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