Tag: television

A Northwestern public service announcement

So the Wildcats are playing at Texas-Pan American tonight. The Broncs somehow convinced Northwestern to give them a home game even though they play in the Great West Conference. That’s a pretty good deal. It’s UTPA’s home opener, but it still shouldn’t be close. Still, if you wanted to watch the game. You can! (I... Read more »

Illinois opens season tonight, good luck watching it

Illinois opens the season tonight with a game against UC Irvine. Yes, this is the same UC Irvine team that lost to Concordia University in its exhibition game. Let’s just say that I’m not expecting much from the Anteaters in this game, but I am happy that basketball is back. Now here’s the tricky part.... Read more »

Northwestern gets a decent station and time slot in challenge

I found the announcement of Northwestern’s ACC/Big Ten Challenge time slot and station designation to be a rare positive in the Wildcats’ television coverage. Northwestern is going to be playing on Tuesday, November 30, 2010 against Georgia Tech on ESPN2 at 7 p.m. EST. The Wildcats avoided the dreaded ESPNU slots, which was given to... Read more »

NU Day is Monday on Big Ten Network

The Big Ten Network is playing a number of memorable Northwestern sporting events on Monday, June 8 as part of its series celebrating each of the Big Ten schools.  The full schedule is here. For basketball fans though the most important time is 7 p.m. CT. That’s when Northwestern’s stunning 70-63 victory over #7 Michigan... Read more »