Northwestern University

Location: Evanston, IL
Founded: 1851
Primary Athletic Conference: Big Ten Conference
Nickname: Wildcats
Colors: Purple, Black
Mascot Name: Willie
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Famous Alumni: Luke Donald (PGA) Mike Greenberg (Writer/TV Personality) Steven Colbert (Actor) Michael Wilbon (Writer) Zach Braff (Actor) Rachel Nichols (TV Personality) Darren Rovell (Writer/TV Personality) Christine Brennan (USA Today)
Fun Fact: The Land of Lincoln Trophy goes to the winner of the Northwestern/Illinois football game.