Published: Saturday, March 11, 2017 @ 2:25 AM
Updated: Saturday, March 11, 2017 @ 2:25 AM
By: Bob D'Angelo - Cox Media Group National Content Desk
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Julia Louis-Dreyfus is an actress and producer, but Thursday night she was a mom and a basketball fan.
Louis-Dreyfus’ son, Charlie Hall, plays for Northwestern University. Toward the end of the Wildcats’ 81-63 victory against Rutgers in the Big Ten tournament, ESPN2 focused a camera on Louis-Dreyfus as Hall entered the game.
Hall didn’t score any points, but he did grab two rebounds, and viewers were treated to a split-cam version of the rebound and Louis-Dreyfus cheering the play.
Hall did not get into Friday night’s game, but Northwestern continued to advance in the tournament with a 72-64 quarterfinal victory against Maryland. The Wildcats (23-10), reaching the conference tournament semifinals for the first time, will play Wisconsin at 3:30 p.m. ET on Saturday.