The NU men’s basketball team is on a tour of Italy, playing various Italian teams. Today, they defeated a team called “Fastweb Casale Monteferrato” 112-105 in overtime:â†µ
Senior point guard Michael Thompson scored 38 points and the Northwestern men’s basketball team netted the first nine points of the overtime period as the Wildcats won a highly entertaining contest Saturday evening. John Shurna added 26 points and Drew Crawford chipped in with 22.â†µ
The Cats improved to 3-0 on the tour and will play Pallecanestro Pavia tomorrow at 11 a.m. Central time. NUsports.com will live-blog the game.