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Northwestern Wildcats Photos

Northwestern Wildcats Photos

  1. Western Michigan guard Austin Richie, right, passes the ball past Northwestern Wildcats center Alex Olah, background, and Northwestern guard Bryant McIntosh (30) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Evanston, Ill. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

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    Northwestern center Alex Olah, top, grabs a rebound from Western Michigan forward Tucker Haymond (1) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Evanston, Ill. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

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  2. Northwestern guard Dave Sobolewski (3) dribbles against Western Michigan during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Evanston, Ill. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

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    Northwestern guard Tre Demps, front left, passes away from Western Michigan guard David Brown (5) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Evanston, Ill. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

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  3. Western Michigan forward Tucker Haymond (1) rebounds the ball against Northwestern guard Bryant McIntosh (30), left, forward Vic Law (4) and Gavin Skelly (44) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Evanston, Ill. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

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    Western Michigan forward Tucker Haymond (1) passes the ball past Northwestern center Alex Olah (22) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Evanston, Ill. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

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  4. Western Michigan guard David Brown (5) shoots the ball past Northwestern center Alex Olah (22) and Northwestern Wildcats forward Nathan Taphorn (32) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Evanston, Ill. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

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    Northwestern guard Bryant McIntosh (30) yells after shooting a basket against Western Michigan during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Evanston, Ill. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

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  5. Western Michigan forward Tucker Haymond, left, shoots the ball past Northwestern forward Gavin Skelly, right, during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Evanston, Ill. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

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    Northwestern guard Tre Demps (14) grabs a rebound away from Western Michigan center Drake LaMont (42) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Evanston, Ill. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

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