Freshman Caroline Lau showcases scoring, passing ability in first season

By Tristan Tucker Medill Reports First-year guard Caroline Lau burst onto the scene for Northwestern University’s women’s basketball team, emphasized by her career outing against Chicago State on Jan. 25, and never looked back. Lau set career highs in points, field goals, free throws, rebounds, assists and blocks in the 87-64 win. Then, in an […]

Loyola basketball players volunteer at Care for Real, emphasize community-building through sports

By Tristan Tucker Medill Reports Loyola Ramblers women’s basketball players, who volunteered this fall for Care for Real, said they feel inspired to continue volunteer efforts after their collegiate careers end. Several players spoke about their experiences recently in interviews. Nonprofit Care for Real helps individuals overcome food insecurity. Senior forwards Emma and Sophia Nolan, […]

Andy Reid’s playcalling, full-circle moments propel Chiefs to Super Bowl LVII victory

By Tristan Tucker Medill Reports GLENDALE, Ariz. — For the Kansas City Chiefs, winning Super Bowl LVII didn’t come down to a last-second penalty; the real difference-maker was head coach Andy Reid.  In many ways, Reid’s coaching master class signaled a full-circle moment for the 24-year NFL head coach. Reid, the all-time wins leader for […]