2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
15-17, 10th in Big Ten

William Weinbaum ESPN 

Notre Dame's NIT loss to Penn St. Saturday dropped ND's record on St. Patrick's Day to 4-5 (2-3 NIT & 2-2 NCAA). The Fighting Irish fell to 1-2 on March 17 vs. Big Ten teams (1983 NIT loss to N'western & 2004 NIT win vs. Purdue).


Carr scores 25, leads late run as Penn State wins 65-57

Tony Carr scored 25 points and hit two 3-pointers and set up another in the final minutes as Penn State made a late rush to hold off Northwestern 65-57 in the second round of the Big Ten Conference Tournament on Thursday night.

Carr nails dagger for Penn State (0:49)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Northwestern had top-25 expectations after the first NCAA tournament in school history. Now, they're likely to miss the NIT after finishing below .500. Seven straight losses to end the season.

McIntosh knocks down tough fall-away jumper (0:18)
Garner's mom approves soon hitting deep 3 (0:15)
Garner nails 3-pointer before shot clock expires (0:16)
Northwestern's McIntosh drops dime to Benson (0:31)

William Weinbaum ESPN 

In N'western's 77-70 loss at Iowa Sun., Scottie Lindsey scored a career-high 32 points in his final regular season game & tied an NU record with 9 three-pointers (11 attempts). It's the most treys for a Wildcat in a Big Ten game, as co-record holders Craig Moore (2008) & John Shurna (2011) had their 9 vs. Brown & E. Illinois, respectively.


Happ leads Wisconsin past Northwestern, 70-64

Ian Happ scored 19 points and put his unique blend of skills on display to ruin Northwestern's Senior Night and lead Wisconsin to a 70-64 victory over the Wildcats on Thursday.

Tipping The Scales: Michigan State's historic comeback (1:43)
Spartans overcome 22-point halftime deficit to defeat Wildcats (1:35)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Northwestern scores 11 second-half points and blows a 27-point lead to fall to Michigan State, 65-60. Wildcats missed 17 straight shots at one point.

Jackson trying to mount MSU comeback (0:19)
Michigan State down 25 after Northwestern slam (0:21)
Skelly's and-1 increases No. 2 MSU's deficit (0:30)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Northwestern lost to Rutgers four days ago. Northwestern is up 22 at halftime on Michigan State right now.

Team Stats

Points Per Game68.8287th
Rebounds Per Game33.1Tied-295th
Assists Per Game14.0Tied-149th
Points Allowed66.539th

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record1-1
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances1