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First things first, NU looks to lock up win

First things first, NU looks to lock up win

"For Northwestern, it's about "first things first," the sad but true idiom for a team that watched the surrounding hype disappear this weekend."

They both went 0-1, twice. Forget the perception: Northwestern and Minnesota opened the Big Ten season in equally poor fashion. Despite the Gophers' easier schedule (Iowa and Michigan), Saturday's opponents are tied in the Legends Division standings. So for Northwestern, it's about "first things first," the sad but true idiom for a team that watched the surrounding hype...

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