2014-2015 Northwestern Wildcats Basketball Road Schedule
When the Wildcats are digging in late in the fourth quarter
against a heated rival, there is nothing close to the experience of being in the stands for all the bench-gripping moments
as the Wildcats look to pull down a huge win that will have everyone buzzing around town. Be there for all the rim-rocking
jams, spectacular blocked shots and smooth fade-aways that will have you buzzing well after the final whistle. Home games
at Welsh-Ryan Arena are sure to be absolutely packed to the brim with fanfare and excitement throughout the season, as the
Wildcats will be hosting some of the top powerhouses in the country throughout the year once again.
But the excitement
definitely doesn't end at Welsh-Ryan Arena, as seeing the Wildcats on the road can be every bit as exhilarating. Come out
and see the Wildcats away from home and you might end up with an exciting sports experience that you'll be talking about a
long time after the final whistle as the Wildcats trade baskets with other talented programs. With the Big 10 bringing in
Maryland and Rutgers into the fold this season, the competition gets even better as the Big 10 continues to expand, giving
you even more incentive to head out and see if the Wildcats have what it takes to shoot their way up the conference standings
Northwestern Wildcats Basketball Team Info
Playing in the Big 10, the Northwestern Wildcats
have one of the strongest programs in the nation, and you'll see what the buzz is about if you get out and see the big game
the way it was meant to be seen. The Wildcats have to routinely go up against other powerhouse programs like Michigan, Michigan
State, Ohio State, Wisconsin and plenty of others, and now they add rivalries with Maryland and Rutgers to make the schedule
that much more interesting. You never know when you're going to see a great game that will have everyone talking around town,
so start making your plans as soon as you can to see the big game the way it was meant to be seen as the Wildcats hit the
road with plenty of exciting matchups.
NCAA Basketball Experience
From the regular season through the
very popular tournament at the end of the year, college basketball gives fans plenty of thrills that they simply can't find
anywhere but the arena. No matter how many different ways there are to follow major sporting events these days, you still
can't come close to the experience of being there alongside thousands of your fellow fans for all the crucial moments of a
great game. When two talented teams are shooting their way towards an epic finale, with the buzz of the crowd steadily rising,
you'll definitely understand why it doesn't get any better than college basketball played at this level.
Wildcats Basketball History
The first Wildcats game team was put together all the way back at the turn of the 20th
century, giving fans more than 100 years of amazing basketball in the process. Home games at Welsh-Ryan Arena are always packed
to the brim with passion and energy, though that's something that you'll only understand if you get off the couch and head
out to see drama unfold before your very eyes. The Big 10 has grown over the years to the point that it's one of the very
best conferences in the entire country, routinely filled with powerhouse programs vying for national titles. And right in
the thick of the action is Northwestern, a program that had some great teams and players over the years and always seem to
be giving their fans memorable seasons to buzz about around campus.
Northwestern Wildcats Basketball Trivia
you know that Otto Graham was originally recruited to play basketball at Northwestern?
Though Graham would go down as
one of the greatest football players in the history of the game, he came to campus as a highly recruited basketball player
who played for the team freshman year, all while studying music. He didn't end up playing football until his sophomore year
and ended up being a basketball All-American by his senior year.
Northwestern Wildcats Basketball Fans
there are plenty of options for seeing a big game these days, though there is still no substitution for the experience you
can get from the stands. There is an electric atmosphere to every college basketball game that cannot be duplicated in sports.
Be there for all the most exciting moments in another college basketball season filled with nail-biting action that will have
you talking well after the final whistle. Though we all know that there are plenty of ways to keep up with the action these
days, and it can be tempting to just catch the highlights on your smart phone and call it a day, being there on the road alongside
your Northwestern Wildcats is the only way to go if you're a true fan, and the 2014-2015 schedule is once again bursting with