2014-2015 Northwestern Wildcats Men's Basketball Schedule
With a couple of new additions (Rutgers and Maryland),
the Big 10 is sure to be as interesting as any conference in the country yet again in 2014-2015, and the Northwestern Wildcats
will be right in the thick of it all. The Wildcats have a talented squad that has lots of potential up and down the roster,
and if they can play Northwestern's patented style of basketball, absolutely anything can happen this season as they look
to take the next step and shoot their way up the standings in the Big 10. Games all season long will be filled with some of
the brightest stars in college basketball, giving you more than enough reasons to put down the remote and get out to see what
all of the excitement is about surrounding this team.
And the beautiful thing about the schedule is that it's bursting
with opportunities to see the Wildcats in action this season. Playing in the Big 10, you're sure to see home and away matchups
loaded with some of the very best programs in the nation, making it star versus star on a regular basis as the Wildcats look
to shoo their way up the conference standings. We're taking home games against Ohio State, Michigan State, Nebraska and more,
and chances to see all of these matchups all over again on the road as the Wildcats look to dominate away from home as well.
know the pros are great to watch too, but there's something extra special about watching players when it's only team pride
on the line, and as soon as you get out to a big Northwestern Wildcats game, you'll definitely figure out what all the excitement
about this program is about. Watching a big game live is still the only play if you're a college basketball fan looking to
get the total experience, giving you plenty of reasons to keep an eye on the schedule so you can make sure that you don't
miss a second of the action of the Northwestern Wildcats this season.
Northwestern Wildcats Team Info
you're looking for amazing home game against a powerhouse or a highly anticipated matchup on the road, the schedule is filled
with possibilities each and every season, and this is a team that you definitely don't want to sleep on as they look to pile
up the wins and launch themselves up the Big 10 standings. With a program that has produced athletes like Michael Thompson,
Evan Eschmeyer and John Shurna, just to name the tip of the iceberg, this is a program that is always brimming over with talented
players who can do a little bit of everything. The Wildcats have a big challenge ahead of them as the Big 10 gets even bigger
and more powerful, but this is a team that doesn't back down from adversity and are sure to put together some exhilarating
wins once again this season.
When you set foot into Welsh-Ryan Arena for a Northwestern
Wildcats home basketball game, you'll see one of the best atmosphere for college basketball that you're going to find anywhere.
As the teams setup for opening tip off the fans stand up and cheer for their alma mater and hometown favorites. The game continues
full of back and forth action, big time shots, and clutch defensive stops that will have you jumping out of your seat in no
time. There may be plenty of ways to follow the Wildcats, but it still doesn't get any better than being there when the game
is on the line and you're getting a chance to watch the drama unfold before your very eyes. This is a game that springs to
a different level during all the crucial moments of a highly anticipated matchup, and you'll soon see that there is simply
no substitution for watching college basketball live and in person.
Northwestern Wildcats History
Wildcats have been around for a very long time, as it really all got started back in the 1930s, when the Wildcats ended up
taking down the conference tournament twice and giving their fans plenty to cheer about in the process. Since then, the Wildcats
have had many great players come to their beautiful campus in Evanston, Illinois, solidifying them as icons of the local sports
scene in the process. With a steady string of amazing players and talented teams that have been able to make a dent in the
Big 10, one of the elite conferences in all of college basketball, this is the type of program that fans need to keep an eye
Northwestern Wildcats Trivia
Did you know Northwestern's all-time leading scorer is John Shurna?
a recent four-year stint dominating his Big 10 opponents, Shurna took down the all-time scoring lead in program history, which
is why it's always a good idea to come out and see who will be the next one to make a move up the record books. This is a
team that tends to have plenty of talented players who can change the score in a big hurry, and Shurna is now the gold standard
for prolific scoring in this respected Big 10 program.
When two great teams are going head-to-head
and the buzz of the crowd is steadily rising as the clock dwindles in the second half, you'll see that there is nothing like
college basketball played at the highest possible level, particularly when it's a rising team like the Northwestern Wildcats.
With a great crowd of more than 8,000 for the biggest games of the season, you'll end up with an amazing experience that makes
watching in your living room dull in comparison. Big 10 is known for incredible athletics, and the Northwestern Wildcats basketball
program is never lacking in talented players who know how to light up a scoreboard (and a crowd) in a real hurry. With the
promise of some of the top college athletes in the country doing their thing, it doesn't get any better than this.