Beat the Dawgs!
At the height of Rivalry Week at Northwestern, both our Ranger men and women will face off against the Southwestern Bulldogs in a fierce basketball competition this evening. The women play at 5:30, the men at 7:30.
Fans, musicians, cheerleaders and Rangers of all kinds will fill Percefull Fieldhouse tonight. To make this event even more special, alumni band members have been invited to attend and join the current Ranger Band to play during the games!
Click here to learn more about tonight’s Rivalry Week activities.
To get you pumped for tonight’s match-up, here are some quick facts:
- The Ranger men beat SWOSU 67-66 on the Dawgs’ home turf with a buzzer-beater on January 25 this year
- Bob Battisti, former Northwestern coach and athletic director, is SWOSU’s current men’s basketball coach
- Tonight, the SWOSU men will attempt to secure their first regular season conference championship since 1986-87
- Pioneer Cellular is offering one fan a chance at $10,000 (click here to learn more)
- The SWOSU women have won all three games against Northwestern since they joined the Great American Conference last season
- The Ranger women ended a six-game losing streak in overtime last Saturday against Henderson State
Wear black tonight and support the RANGERS!
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