Season:

2016 Northwestern Wildcats Football Schedule


Record: 7-6, 5-4 (Big Ten)
Date OpponentTime/TVTickets
Saturday
Sep. 3
BroncosWestern Michigan Broncos
Ryan Field, Evanston, IL
11:00am CT
ESPNU
Lost 22-21
Saturday
Sep. 10
RedbirdsIllinois State Redbirds
Ryan Field, Evanston, IL
2:30pm CT
BTN
Lost 9-7
Saturday
Sep. 17
Blue DevilsDuke Blue Devils
Ryan Field, Evanston, IL
7:00pm CT
BTN
Won 24-13
Saturday
Sep. 24
CornhuskersNebraska Cornhuskers
Ryan Field, Evanston, IL
6:30pm CT
BTN
Lost 24-13
Saturday
Oct. 1
Hawkeyesat Iowa Hawkeyes
Kinnick Stadium, Iowa City, IA
11:00am CT
ESPNU
Won 38-31
Saturday
Oct. 8
OFF
Saturday
Oct. 15
Spartansat Michigan State Spartans
Spartan Stadium, East Lansing, MI
2:30pm CT
BTN
Won 54-40
Saturday
Oct. 22
HoosiersIndiana Hoosiers (HC)
Ryan Field, Evanston, IL
11:00am CT
BTN
Won 24-14
Saturday
Oct. 29
Buckeyesat Ohio State Buckeyes
Ohio Stadium, Columbus, OH
2:30pm CT
ESPN
Lost 24-20
Saturday
Nov. 5
BadgersWisconsin Badgers
Ryan Field, Evanston, IL
11:00am CT
ABC
Lost 21-7
Saturday
Nov. 12
Boilermakersat Purdue Boilermakers
Ross-Ade Stadium, West Lafayette, IN
11:00am CT
BTN
Won 45-17
Saturday
Nov. 19
Gophersat Minnesota Golden Gophers
TCF Bank Stadium, Minneapolis, MN
2:30pm CT
BTN
Lost 29-12
Saturday
Nov. 26
Fighting IlliniIllinois Fighting Illini
Ryan Field, Evanston, IL
11:00am CT
BTN
Won 42-21
2016 New Era Pinstripe Bowl
Wednesday
Dec. 28
PanthersPittsburgh Panthers
Yankee Stadium, Bronx, NY
1:00pm CT
ESPN
Won 31-24