HISTORIC

Northwestern Earns 1st NCAA Tournament Win Ever

Northwestern University won its first NCAA tournament game in the school's history on Thursday after making the tournament for the first time ever. The Wildcats narrowly defeated Vanderbilt 68-66 in the first round and will play the top-seeded Gonzaga next in the Round of 32. Northwestern's Bryant McIntosh scored a game-high 25 points, hitting 10 of 16 shots from the field. Northwestern is a No. 8 seed in the tournament.