IOWA CITY, Iowa – Northwestern scored 11 runs over its final three at-bats to rally for a 14-13 victory over the University of Iowa baseball team Friday night at Rocky Miller Park. The Hawkeyes led 13-3 heading into the bottom of the seventh inning. “This was a painful 14-13 walk-off loss today,” said UI head […]
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Another serving of the Northwestern Wildcats didn’t sit well with the slumping Iowa men’s basketball team. Losers by 26 points in both regular-season games against Iowa, the Wildcats reversed the trend by eking out 67-62 victory in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament on Thursday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Northwestern made […]
These are trying times for the maize and blue faithful. Their beloved Michigan football team needs a victory Saturday at Kinnick Stadium in order to have any chance of finishing with a winning record in the Big Ten Conference. How bad have things been for Iowa’s next opponent? Bad enough to lead at least one […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – It was the signature play of Jake Rudock’s Iowa football career, so far. But the sophomore quarterback is a little fuzzy on the details of his 8-yard, game-winning touchdown pass to tight end C.J. Fiedorowicz. “I just remember the cover zero, the blitz,” Rudock said. “I had to get it out, […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. Those demons, purple and pesky, were exorcised Saturday. “Yeah, for at least a day,” Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz said. A day that went to overtime with two desperate teams trying to take a big step toward bowl eligibility. A day when Iowa beat Northwestern in overtime 17-10, to change the ending […]
Northwestern University senior James Montgomery was surprised with a basketball scholarship after two years as a walk-on for the Wildcats.
IOWA CITY, Ia. – The Iowa defense once had a swagger. Now, it seems to be staggering. Ohio State never punted in last weekend’s 34-24 victory. Two weeks earlier, Michigan State held the ball for 37:13 en route to a 26-14 win. Up next is the always pesky Northwestern offense, which rushed for 349 yards […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Northwestern has gained more turnovers than any other team in the Big Ten Conference. And Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz would like to follow the Wildcats’ lead. “They’ve been aggressive to (the ball),” Ferentz said. “They’re checking you out at every turn. If you don’t have good ball security, you pay for […]