>LTP Vault: Hoosiers Edition

> Ahhhh, Wednesday already? Yes indeed and it’s time to tee-up LTP resident historian Shane for another pre-Dark Age history lesson to offer the younger set (me included!) some appreciation and background to yet another game in NU history you likely don’t know much about. Shane…take it away. Northwestern sports a 42-34-1 all-time record against […]

>Did (N)U Know?

>Lot of history coming at you today including some very cool old school photos of our first game at Wrigley Field against Red Grange and the Illini in 1923. But first (insert LTP theme music here) – Did (N)U Know that the last two times we’ve had Ohio State roll off our schedule, we’ve won […]

>Did (N)U Know?

>Thanks to Joshua’s tip, I now know that the proposed Northwestern-Illinois Wrigley Field game would not be the first time the Cats laced ’em up in the Friendly Confines. According to this column by Ivan Maisel NU played the Illini at Wrigley in 1923 and played the first ever game at Soldier Field in 1924 […]

>Did (N)U Know?

>I’m launching a new feature on LTP called Did (N)U Know? Yes, it is a slight tweak to ESPN’s feature, but I’ve customized enough to hopefully avoid copyright infringement. Today’s installment comes compliments of an LTP regular reader, Shane. It isn’t directly tied to tonight’s national championship, but it is a great tidbit most of […]