Cubs executive Crane Kenney talks about whether this is a prelude to a college bowl game at Wrigley Field, and Northwestern AD Jim Phillips talks about what this game means to the program. (Phil Rosenthal/Chicago Tribune)
by: Ralph D. Russo — Chicago Tribune 5 Jun
Oklahoma's quarterback competition took an unexpected twist at the Major League Baseball draft. Kyler Murray, the favorite to replace Heisman Trophy winner Baker Mayfield as the Sooners' starter this year, was selected ninth overall by the Oakland...
by: Teddy Greenstein — Chicago Tribune 4 Jun
Northwestern football players will get the chance to make more memories at Wrigley Field on Nov. 7, 2020, when the Wildcats host Wisconsin. Details of the game will be announced at 10 a.m. Tuesday during a news conference at Wrigley featuring coach Pat...
by: Ralph D. Russo — Chicago Tribune 1 Jun
The NCAA's transfer working group plans to present a proposal to the Division I Council that will end the practice of schools and coaches blocking an athlete from transferring or dictating where an athlete can go.
by: Teddy Greenstein — Chicago Tribune 30 May
Northwestern has chosen its Nov. 7, 2020, game against Wisconsin for its return to Wrigley Field, the Chicago Tribune has learned. The Wildcats lost 48-27 to Illinois in a 2010 game at the Chicago Cubs' home ballpark.
by: Dave Skretta — Chicago Tribune 25 May
Kansas State coach Bruce Weber signed a two-year contract extension Friday that provides a bump in his salary and could keep him with the Wildcats through the 2022-23 season.
by: Michael Marot — Chicago Tribune 25 May
Bill Mallory, the winningest football coach in Indiana history who also led three other schools to bowl games, has died from a brain injury suffered in a recent fall. He was 83.
by: LaMond Pope — Chicago Tribune 25 May
Wide receiver Freddy Canteen, who transferred from Michigan to Notre Dame in 2017, has announced he will transfer again.
by: K.C. Johnson — Chicago Tribune 25 May
Two key pieces to the Ramblers’ ride worked out for the Bulls at the Advocate Center.
by: Associated Press — Chicago Tribune 25 May
The son of former Indiana and Colorado coach Bill Mallory says his father is in hospice after undergoing brain surgery following a fall.
National writer calls Northwestern's Ryan Fieldhouse the 'nicest facility in all of college football'
by: Chicago Tribune staff — Chicago Tribune 24 May
It’s one thing for Northwestern to gush over Ryan Fieldhouse, the school’s new 96,135-square-foot practice facility that features skyline views just feet from the lake. It’s another when an objective outside voice does it.