Tag: Bruce Weber

Thompson drives Northwestern to win

Northwestern might have just six chances left

Tonight Northwestern plays at Illinois on ESPN2 at 8 p.m. The Fighting Illini seem to be turning things around in conference after losing to UIC. The Wildcats, on the other hand, are struggling in conference play. Here are a few numbers to remember going into the game tonight: 6 – As in the number of... Read more »

The 1-3-1 against Illinois

Yesterday UIC played the 1-3-1 to disrupt Illinois’ offensive flow. It really seemed to work as the Flames held the Illini to 54 points in 65 possessions. That’s 0.83 points per possession and by far the best anyone has done against Demetri McCamey and company all season. It was very interesting what UIC head coach... Read more »