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    Wildcats Prep for Saturday's Doubleheader at Gillette Stadium

    NUSPORTSDOTCOM Kelly Amonte Hiller chats with Patriots head coach Bill Belichick Friday during NU's practice at Gillette Stadium.
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    Kelly Amonte Hiller chats with Patriots head coach Bill Belichick Friday during NU's practice at Gillette Stadium.
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    March 30, 2012

    Watch Practice Video |  Photo Gallery: Northwestern Lacrosse at Gillette Stadium

    FOXBORO, Mass. -- Top-ranked Northwestern spent Friday afternoon getting accustomed to the host venue for its Saturday matchup with No. 14 Ohio State, the New England Patriots' Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass. The Wildcats are part of the first-ever women's collegiate event to be held in the impressive stadium.

    Practice Video in Gillette Stadium

    After taking in the enormity of the setting, Northwestern got down to business with its traditional pregame walk-through. The day included a visit from three-time Super Bowl-winning head coach of the New England Patriots, Bill Belichick. Belichick, a former collegiate lacrosse player at Wesleyan University and a lifetime fan of the sport, will watch his daughter Amanda coach on Ohio State's sideline tomorrow against the Wildcats.

    For more on NU's trip to Gillette Stadium, click the play button on the embedded video, browse a photo gallery from Friday's practice or click here for a full preview of Saturday's game.

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