College Football Team Details: Northern Iowa
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Northern Iowa FCS (AQ's) : MVFC

Location
Cedar Falls IA

Spirit Name
Panthers

Mascot
T C Panther
Stadium:
UNI-Dome: FCS Rank 42
Capacity: 16,234
Surface: Artificial

Offense Data | Defense Data

University Snapshot

Year Annual
Record
Coach Head Coach Record Overall Record Total Win Rank / Winning % Returning Letterman Returning
Starters
Attendance
2009 7-4 Marl Farley @ NIU 81-32 Winning Percentage 70.68 603-375-47 Winning Percentage 61.12 Total Win Rank 13 Winning Percentage Rank 21 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense 7* Defense 4 12,969 FCS Rk 19
2010 7-5 Marl Farley @ NIU 88-37 Winning Percentage 69.53 610-380-47 Winning Percentage 61.09 Total Win Rank 13 Winning Percentage Rank 21 Total 37 Off. 17 Def. 18 S.T. 2 Offense 3 Defense 6 12,997 Increase FCS Rank 24
2011 10-3 Marl Farley @ NIU 98-40 Winning Percentage 70.21 620-383-47 Winning Percentage 61.29 Total Win Rank 13 Winning Percentage Rank 21 Total 40 Off. 17 Def. 20 S.T. 3 Offense 8* Defense 10 13,189 Increase FCS Rank 23
2012 5-6 Marl Farley @ NIU 103-46 Winning Percentage 68.42 625-389-47 Winning Percentage 61.12 Total Win Rank 13 Winning Percentage Rank 21 Back 43 Lost 18 Offense 6 Defense 4 11,905 Decrease FCS Rank 22
2013 7-5 Marl Farley @ NIU 110-51 Winning Percentage 67.87 632-394-47 Winning Percentage 61.09 Total Win Rank 12 Winning Percentage Rank 20 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense NA Defense NA 12,572 Increase FCS Rank 18
2014 9-5 Marl Farley @ NIU 119-56 Winning Percentage 67.87 641-399-47 Winning Percentage 61.13 Total Win Rank 12 Winning Percentage Rank 18 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense NA Defense NA 12,490 Decrease FCS Rank 14
2015 9-5 Marl Farley @ NIU 128-61 Winning Percentage 67.87 650-404-47 Winning Percentage 61.17 Total Win Rank 12 Winning Percentage Rank 17 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense NA Defense NA 11,549 Decrease FCS Rank 20
2016 5-6 Marl Farley @ NIU 134-67 Winning Percentage 67.87 655-410-47 Winning Percentage 61.02 Total Win Rank 12 Winning Percentage Rank 17 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense NA Defense NA 12,123 Increase FCS Rank 20
2017 8-5 Marl Farley @ NIU 134-67 Winning Percentage 67.87 655-410-47 Winning Percentage 61.02 Total Win Rank 12 Winning Percentage Rank 17 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense NA Defense NA NA
2018 0-0
2019 0-0
* = Returning Quarterback

Schedule (2019)

Record 2019

Overall: W:7 L:3 T:0
Conf: W:7 L:3 T:0
Division: W:7 L:3 T:0

Game Date Home VS Away Score Game Stats
BCS (FBS AQ's) Aug-31 2019 Iowa State
 -VS- 
Northern Iowa
LOSS
29 - 26
Overtime
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Iowa State 5-50 185 278 463 1 18 7
Northern Iowa 5-50 34 228 262 0 17 6
FCS (FCS AQ's) Sep-07 2019 Northern Iowa
 -VS- 
Southern Utah
WIN
34 - 14
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Northern Iowa 3-40 105 262 367 2 13 5
Southern Utah 9-74 101 126 227 1 18 6
BYE WEEK!
FCS (FCS AQ's) Sep-21 2019 Northern Iowa
 -VS- 
Idaho State
WIN
13 - 6
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Northern Iowa 7-80 103 131 234 0 15 5
Idaho State 5-39 69 134 203 3 16 7
FCS (FCS AQ's) Sep-28 2019 Weber State
 -VS- 
Northern Iowa
LOSS
29 - 17
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Weber State 8-65 66 219 285 0 16 5
Northern Iowa 4-40 165 219 384 2 12 3
Same Conference Oct-05 2019 Northern Iowa
 -VS- 
Youngstown State
WIN
21 - 14
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Northern Iowa 5-30 99 235 334 1 10 4
Youngstown State 9-95 55 239 294 1 12 4
Same Conference Oct-12 2019 North Dakota State
 -VS- 
Northern Iowa
LOSS
46 - 14
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
North Dakota State 1-15 347 145 492 1 13 7
Northern Iowa 4-25 106 233 339 2 13 4
Same Conference Oct-19 2019 Northern Iowa
 -VS- 
South Dakota
WIN
42 - 27
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Northern Iowa 4-45 204 213 417 2 13 5
South Dakota 6-60 123 299 422 6 18 9
Same Conference Oct-26 2019 Missouri State
 -VS- 
Northern Iowa
WIN
6 - 29
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Missouri State 20-20 16 153 169 3 14 5
Northern Iowa 5-32 77 238 315 0 14 2
Same Conference Nov-02 2019 Illinois State
 -VS- 
Northern Iowa
WIN
10 - 27
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Illinois State 4-30 75 135 210 4 13 5
Northern Iowa 5-30 131 189 320 2 17 7
Same Conference Nov-09 2019 Northern Iowa
 -VS- 
Indiana State
WIN
17 - 9
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Northern Iowa 2-25 91 167 258 0 12 2
Indiana State 5-45 125 220 345 3 14 5
Same Conference Nov-16 2019 South Dakota State
 -VS- 
Northern Iowa
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
South Dakota State
Northern Iowa
Same Conference Nov-23 2019 Northern Iowa
 -VS- 
Western Illinois
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Northern Iowa
Western Illinois

Record 2019

Overall: W:7 L:3 T:0
Conf: W:7 L:3 T:0
Division: W:7 L:3 T:0

Totals

Penalties Rushing
Yards
Passing
Yards
Total
Yards
Turnovers 3rd Down
Attempts
3rd Down
Coversions
Northern Iowa 44 - 397 Yards 1115 2115 3230 11 136 43
Opponents 72 - 493 Yards 1162 1948 3110 23 152 60
KEY

Colored Dots Indicate that the game is outside of their division.

  • Other = Same Conference
  • BCS = Non Conf. BCS
  • FBS = Non Conf. FBS
  • FCS = non Conf. FCS
  • FCS Non AQ = Other

Offense Data   Back To Top


Offense Total Yards

Games Yards Avg. Yards Per Game
10 3230 323

Offense Passing

Games Yards Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
10 2115 212

Offense Rushing

Games Yards Avg. Rushing Yards Per Game
10 1115 112

Offense Scoring

Games Total Points Avg. Points Per Game
10 240 24

Offense Turnovers

Games Turnovers Avg. Turnovers Per Game
10 11 1.1

Offense Third Down Conversion

Third Down Attempts Third Down Coversions Third Down Conversion Percentage
136 43 31.6%

Offense Red Zone

Games RZ Drives RZ Scores RZ Points RZ Rushing TD RZ Passing TD RZ TD Total RZ Field Goals RZ Scoring Percentage RZ TD Percentage
10 21 18 90 6 6 12 6 86% 57%

Defense Data   Back To Top


Defense Total Yards

Games Opponent Total Yards Opponent Avg. Yards Per Game
10 3110 311

Defense Passing

Games Opponent Total Passing Yards Opponent Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
10 1948 195

Defense Rushing

Games Opponent Total Rushing Yards Opponent Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
10 1162 116

Defense Scoring

Games Opponent Total Points Opponent Avg. Points Per Game
10 190 19

Defense Turnovers

Games Opponent Turnovers Opponent Avg. Turnovers Per Game
10 23 2.3

Defense Third Down Stops

Opponent Third Down Attempts Opponent Third Down Coversions Opponent Third Down Conversion Percentage
152 60 39.5%

Defense Red Zone

Games Opponent RZ Drives Opponent RZ Scores Opponent RZ Points Opponent RZ Rushing_TD Opponent RZ Passing_TD Opponent RZ Zone TD Opponent RZ Field Goals Opponent RZ Scoring Percentage Opponent RZ TD Percentage
10 23 19 93 6 6 12 7 83% 52%