Tag: Drew Crawford

Photos from Northwestern vs. Long Island

Interestingly enough, Crawford didn't get credit for this block in the final box score.
Northwestern took care of business against Long Island on Monday night and came away with a 81-65 victory at Welsh-Ryan Arena. John Shurna was 10-11 from the field and scored a game-high 26 points. There will be a longer write up about the game tomorrow, but here are some photos from the action.

Three Thoughts - Northwestern vs. Georgia Tech

You can read the extended version of my thoughts from the game by going back over the live-blog that is below this. It was a good time and I’m sure I’ll be doing more of them this season. If you read it thanks! A 91-71 victory is pretty impressive, even against a team picked to... Read more »

More revelations about Kevin Coble

Northwestern plays tonight against Arkansas-Pine Bluff, but the game isn’t what people are going to focus when it comes to the Wildcats.  That’s because Kevin Coble, in an email to SI.com, appears to have made this situation all the more perplexing. Why he’d email a reporter about the incident after the season is already a... Read more »
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2010-11 Season Key Players - Drew Crawford, Northwestern

This is the fourth in a series of five posts previewing five players that are going to be keys to the 2010-11 college basketball season in Chicago. (One for each school.) These profiles aren’t necessarily about the best player, but a player I expect will make a meaningful impact this season. Not considered a top... Read more »

Bill Carmody speaks up at Big Ten Media Day

The transcript of the coach interviews at Big Ten Media Day, which was on Thursday, are available online on the Big Ten’s website. I took the time to parse through what Northwestern head coach Bill Carmody said and pull out what I thought would impact the team this season. For instance, Carmody said this about... Read more »

Hoops and Snoop at Northwestern

When I did my preview of Midnight Madness events happening on Friday night I completely forgot to mention Hoops and Snoop at Northwestern. That’s a shame because the Wildcats will probably have the best basketball team in Chicago this season and also because their sports information staff actually released the news an extra Friday before... Read more »
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European statistics are sketchy

I was hoping to do per possession statistics for Northwestern’s trip to Italy, but I discovered when I looked at the recaps that the box scores don’t quite have enough statistical depth to allow for it. No offensive rebounds means no way of calculating possessions and now minutes played means usage rates are impossible to... Read more »

All-Chicago Chicago College Basketball Team

The season is over and I’ve waited quite a while to do this considering Northwestern played the final area basketball game of the season more than a week ago. Still, I wanted to take some time, decompress and then select an All-City team. One of the things I did this season when selecting the team... Read more »

Northwestern Season Epilogue

John Shurna’s development was one of the big keys for Northwestern this season. The Northwestern Wildcats went one step further than any other team in Chicago. They reached the postseason. Sure, it wasn’t the NCAA Tournament, but the NIT is nothing to sneeze at. But a road game anywhere and especially in the Ryan Center... Read more »
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Northwestern loses to Purdue, now what?

Drew Crawford – here against Illinois – is banged up, but he still made some spectacular plays in Northwestern’s 69-61 loss to Purdue. Northwestern had a lead going into halftime, but couldn’t hold onto it in the second half and lost 69-61 in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Tournament against Purdue. Now the Wildcats... Read more »