Drafted: Lowry, Vitale selected for ’16 draft

Drafted: Lowry, Vitale selected for ’16 draft

Two Northwestern players, Dean Lowry and Dan Vitale, were selected in the 2016 NFL Draft. Lowry was picked in the fourth round by the Green Bay Packers, and Vitale was selected in the sixth by the Buccaneers. In addition to the two players drafted, Traveon Henry and Deonte Gibson both penned unrestricted free agent contracts. […]

2016 NFL Mock Draft

2016 NFL Mock Draft

The NFL Draft is an opportunity for a team to completely turn its franchise around. The draft begins on Thursday, April 28 and will be hosted in Chicago. There have already been trades for the first and second picks, so fans will be excited to see what happens Thursday night. Below is my mock draft for the NFL […]

Men’s basketball preview

Men’s basketball preview

Though Northwestern’s men’s basketball program has had a long history of failure, many predict that the program will rapidly improve in the near future. With Chris Collins at the helm, the basketball team is already competing at a higher level. Unfortunately, so far Northwestern is the only university from a Power Five conference that has not […]

Eyes on the prize: Preview for the end of NU’s basketball season

Eyes on the prize: Preview for the end of NU’s basketball season

By Koby Weisman Northwestern’s men’s basketball team is currently 4-10 in the Big Ten season. Despite this subpar record, there is some reason for optimism moving forward. The ‘Cats have won their past three games, the most recent being a 21 point blowout against Penn State. Head coach Chris Collins is molding the freshmen players […]

Top 5 Rookies in the NBA

Top 5 Rookies in the NBA

By Koby Weisman The NBA season began on October 28 and so far fans are excited by what they have seen from the talented rookie class. Some big names from top collegiate programs highlight the group, however there are some unfamiliar names that have also shined in the beginning portion of the regular season. Some […]