It has been a great few months for Northwestern — and it’s still rolling, with Chris Collins and Pat Fitzgerald reportedly having signed longer deals.
Northwestern basketball coach Chris Collins and football coach Pat Fitzgerald reportedly agreed to contract extensions.
A strong weekend for the Big Ten makes it a bit harder to predict how far up the ladder Northwestern might be able to climb next season.
RICK MORRISSEY: A great season is the point, not a bad non-call.
Northwestern may have lost Saturday, but its impassioned comeback against Gonzaga — cutting a 22-point deficit to five — had true meaning.
The Wildcats they kept fighting, as they have all season, and benefitted from an incredible mistake to beat the Commodores 68-66.
RICK MORRISSEY: Eighth-seeded Wildcats to face Vanderbilt.