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NU recruiting is KILLING IT despite all the weirds

Despite a brutal year, Northwestern's 2015 recruiting class is looking great early. TURN DOWN FOR WHAT.

NU recruiting is KILLING IT despite all the weirds

Despite a brutal year, Northwestern's 2015 recruiting class is looking great early. TURN DOWN FOR WHAT.

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Aaron Liberman transferring

The Great Jewish Hope at Northwestern is dead: Northwestern walk-on Aaron Liberman will pursue his basketball career elsewhere.

Aaron Liberman transferring

The Great Jewish Hope at Northwestern is dead: Northwestern walk-on Aaron Liberman will pursue his basketball career elsewhere.

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College Football

How the union can work *for* Northwestern

Northwestern could fight the player union movement all the way to the end. Or it could negotiate a handful of concessions to players and then reap the benefits.

How the union can work *for* Northwestern

Northwestern could fight the player union movement all the way to the end. Or it could negotiate a handful of concessions to players and then reap the benefits.

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College Football

What NOT to say about the Northwestern union

Wondering about the NLRB's decision on Northwestern football players unionizing? Here's a brief primer, with recommendations for what not to say.

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What NOT to say about the Northwestern union

Wondering about the NLRB's decision on Northwestern football players unionizing? Here's a brief primer, with recommendations for what not to say.

5 college football union scenarios

Will a players' union destroy college football? No. Well, probably not. Well, we'll see.

The NCAA's statement is short, hilariously wrong

The NCAA seems to realize that they're being threatened by Northwestern's football union, but if their grasp of what's happening is truly as limited as a press release seems to indicate, they are overwhelmingly boned.

10 worst lines from a Northwestern union hit piece

The Washington Post's Sally Jenkins wrote something we had to double-check was not parody.

5 interesting tidbits from the NLRB ruling

What the NLRB ruling means is what's really important, but some of the rulings and offhand facts related in the document are fa

UPDATE: Northwestern loses heartbreaker to Indiana

I know we're all in a tizzy about the NU football team becoming USW Local 1803, but there's basketball of the postseason variety to be played tonight involving Northwestern!

NU is a bad test case. NU is the best test case

Tuesday's union hearings revealed Northwestern might not be the ideal place for college football players to begin unionizing. Which kind of makes it the best place for them to begin.

THE MORNING CONSTITUTIONAL HAS A SUIT

AND WE ARE WILLING TO RUIN IT

What the college union win means

Kain Colter and the Northwestern football team can unionize. So what does this mean, and what happens next, for the Wildcats and elsewhere?

NU players win labor hearing

The surprise ruling from the National Labor Relations Board indicates that Northwestern's football players are, in fact, employees. It's a huge blow against the NCAA, but its still just a first step.

College players win first union battle

Players still have a long way to go, but one of the biggest obstacles between them and the next version of college athletics is out of the way.

NORTHWESTERN RASSLIN TIME. Tsirtsis goes for title

Northwestern has a pretty awesome freshman wrestler, so take a break from the Northwestern-less NCAA hoops tournament to see him maybe win a title.

UPDATE: NU vs IUPUI in the Women's NIT Round 2!!

Postseason basketball!!!

Jordan Ash Commits to Northwestern

Three-star recruit Jordan Ash committed to Northwestern Wednesday.

Kale transferring

Kale Abrahamson was a fit under Bill Carmody, but maybe not so much under Chris Collins, and now he's moving on from Northwestern.

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