2019 ScheduleAll times ET

2019 Schedule
3-9, 7th in Big Ten - West

William Weinbaum ESPN 

Northwestern has had two one-win conference seasons in Pat Fitzgerald's 14 years as head coach. In both, the win came at Illinois in the season finale: 37-34 on 11/30/13 and 29-10 on 11/30/19. The Wildcats have won the last five Land of Lincoln trophy matchups (their longest win streak in the series) & are 10-4 vs. the Illini under Fitzgerald.

The real game is in the stands for this young Northwestern fan (0:23)
Bateman hauls in 3rd TD of game (0:24)
Northwestern's James comes down with the one-handed TD catch (0:16)
AP Photo/Bob Leverone
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Hull scores 4 TDs, Northwestern routs UMass 45-6

Evan Hull had four rushing touchdowns, Chris Bergin added an 85-yard touchdown return on a blocked field goal, and Northwestern snapped a seven-game losing streak with a 45-6 victory over UMass on Saturday.

Northwestern's Hull finds pay dirt for 4th TD (0:20)
Hull tightropes sideline for 3rd TD of game (0:32)
Hull breaks free for Northwestern TD (0:23)
Northwestern returns blocked FG for TD (0:37)
Lees gets both feet down for the leading TD (0:30)
James reels in the diving TD catch (0:27)
McGowan goes the distance for a 79-yard TD (0:36)

No. 20 Iowa blanks Northwestern 20-0

Iowa quarterback Nate Stanley had 179 yards passing with a touchdown and the defense allowed just 202 yards of total offense, lifting the 20th-ranked Hawkeyes to a 20-0 shutout of Northwestern on Saturday.

Team Stats

Passing Yards117.0127th
Rushing Yards180.145th
Points For17.3265th
Points Against23.6