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Jim Phillips gives Bill Carmody another chance at Northwestern

Jim Phillips gives Bill Carmody another chance at Northwestern
Making four straight NITs is a weird thing in college basketball. To be that consistently mediocre, without bubbling up to the big dance (especially now that there are 68 teams) or falling down to no postseason is rather odd. An entire class of players knew what it is was like to be competitive, but not... Read more »

Northwestern Branding themselves Chicago's Big Ten Team

“Even Chicago’s got one or two hillbillies,” sang Rascal Flatts lead vocalist Gary LeVox during his band’s promo video for Big Ten Network football broadcasts. During this lyric in the music video, Northwestern football players appear, great symbolism of the wide-range marketing campaign (the first in school history) Northwestern Athletics is launching next week. And... Read more »
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