College Football Team Details: Western Illinois
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Western Illinois FCS (AQ's) : MVFC

Location
Macomb IL

Spirit Name
Fighting Leathernecks

Mascot
Rocky
Stadium:
Hanson Field: FCS Rank 35
Capacity: 17,168
Surface: Grass

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 1-10 Mark Hendrickson @ WIU 7-15 Winning Percentage 31.81 496-412-33 Winning Percentage 54.46 Total Win Rank 37 Winning Percentage Rank 53 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense 7* Defense 6 9,652 FCS Rk 35
2010 8-5 Mark Hendrickson @ WIU 15-20 Winning Percentage 42.85 504-417-33 Winning Percentage 54.56 Total Win Rank 37 Winning Percentage Rank 50 Total 39 Off. 21 Def. 16 S.T. 2 Offense 6* Defense 5 9,232 Decrease FCS Rank 41
2011 2-9 Mark Hendrickson @ WIU 17-29 Winning Percentage 36.95 506-426-33 Winning Percentage 54.15 Total Win Rank 37 Winning Percentage Rank 54 Total 39 Off. 19 Def. 17 S.T. 1 Offense 5 Defense 5 8,357 Decrease FCS Rank 54
2012 3-8 Mark Hendrickson @ WIU 20-37 Winning Percentage 35.08 509-434-33 Winning Percentage 53.84 Total Win Rank 37 Winning Percentage Rank 53 Total 40 Off. 20 Def. 18 S.T. 2 Offense 7* Defense 6 9,649 Increase FCS Rank 33
2013 4-8 Bob Nielson @ WIU 4-8 Winning Percentage 33.33 513-442-33 Winning Percentage 53.58 Total Win Rank 38 Winning Percentage Rank 57 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense NA Defense NA 5,525 Decrease FCS Rank 79
2014 5-7 Bob Nielson @ WIU 9-15 Winning Percentage 33.33 518-449-33 Winning Percentage 53.44 Total Win Rank 38 Winning Percentage Rank 54 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense NA Defense NA 4,525 Decrease FCS Rank 93
2015 7-6 Bob Nielson @ WIU 16-21 Winning Percentage 33.33 525-455-33 Winning Percentage 53.44 Total Win Rank 37 Winning Percentage Rank 52 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense NA Defense NA 4,774 Increase FCS Rank 90
2016 6-5 Charlie Fisher @ WIU 6-5 Winning Percentage 54.55 531-460-33 Winning Percentage 53.46 Total Win Rank 35 Winning Percentage Rank 51 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense NA Defense NA 4,910 Increase FCS Rank 90
2017 8-4 Charlie Fisher @ WIU 6-5 Winning Percentage 54.55 531-460-33/ Winning Percentage 53.46 Total Win Rank 35 Winning Percentage Rank 51 Total NA Off. NA Def. NA S.T. NA Offense NA Defense NA NA
2018 0-0
2019 0-0
2019 0-0
* = Returning Quarterback

Schedule (2014)

Record 2014

Overall: W:5 L:7 T:0
Conf: W:5 L:7 T:0
Division: W:5 L:7 T:0

Game Date Home VS Away Score Game Stats
FCS (FCS AQ's) Aug-28 2014 Western Illinois
 -VS- 
Valparaiso
WIN
45 - 6
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Illinois 10-103 273 320 593 0 12 6
Valparaiso 2-15 103 174 277 1 18 6
BCS (FBS AQ's) Sep-06 2014 Wisconsin
 -VS- 
Western Illinois
LOSS
37 - 3
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Wisconsin 4-38 167 289 456 1 12 6
Western Illinois 5-36 54 108 162 2 11 4
FCS (FCS AQ's) Sep-13 2014 Western Illinois
 -VS- 
Drake
WIN
38 - 13
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Illinois 9-71 218 205 423 3 9 3
Drake 4-45 60 251 311 1 21 6
BCS (FBS AQ's) Sep-20 2014 Northwestern
 -VS- 
Western Illinois
LOSS
24 - 7
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Northwestern 5-35 166 117 283 2 14 3
Western Illinois 6-40 84 292 376 4 17 4
Same Conference Sep-27 2014 Southern Illinois
 -VS- 
Western Illinois
LOSS
34 - 17
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Southern Illinois 5-38 146 272 418 1 15 7
Western Illinois 4-25 77 271 348 1 21 9
Same Conference Oct-04 2014 Western Illinois
 -VS- 
North Dakota State
LOSS
10 - 17
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Illinois 4-62 253 68 321 2 15 4
North Dakota State 5-63 149 256 405 3 14 8
Same Conference Oct-11 2014 Youngstown State
 -VS- 
Western Illinois
WIN
24 - 30
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Youngstown State 11-88 148 196 344 0 12 5
Western Illinois 7-65 164 291 455 0 14 6
Same Conference Oct-18 2014 Western Illinois
 -VS- 
Illinois State
LOSS
34 - 37
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Illinois 6-66 177 310 487 2 15 8
Illinois State 4-34 199 256 455 3 10 5
Same Conference Oct-25 2014 Western Illinois
 -VS- 
Northern Iowa
LOSS
13 - 27
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Illinois 4-55 37 310 347 3 13 1
Northern Iowa 4-30 165 246 411 1 22 8
BYE WEEK!
Same Conference Nov-08 2014 South Dakota
 -VS- 
Western Illinois
WIN
29 - 44
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
South Dakota 3-32 158 251 409 1 15 5
Western Illinois 8-68 214 287 501 0 15 7
Same Conference Nov-15 2014 South Dakota State
 -VS- 
Western Illinois
LOSS
59 - 24
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
South Dakota State 5-65 366 181 547 0 9 4
Western Illinois 6-56 214 188 402 3 13 4
Same Conference Nov-22 2014 Western Illinois
 -VS- 
Indiana State
WIN
34 - 20
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Illinois 0-0 234 215 449 0 0 0
Indiana State 0-0 27 355 382 4 0 0

Record 2014

Overall: W:5 L:7 T:0
Conf: W:5 L:7 T:0
Division: W:5 L:7 T:0

Totals

Penalties Rushing
Yards
Passing
Yards
Total
Yards
Turnovers 3rd Down
Attempts
3rd Down
Coversions
Western Illinois 69 - 647 Yards 1999 2865 4864 20 155 56
Opponents 52 - 483 Yards 1854 2844 4698 18 162 63
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
12 4864 405

Offense Passing

Games Yards Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
12 2865 239

Offense Rushing

Games Yards Avg. Rushing Yards Per Game
12 1999 167

Offense Scoring

Games Total Points Avg. Points Per Game
12 299 25

Offense Turnovers

Games Turnovers Avg. Turnovers Per Game
12 20 1.67

Offense Third Down Conversion

Third Down Attempts Third Down Coversions Third Down Conversion Percentage
155 56 36.1%

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
12 35 31 153 11 9 20 11 89% 57%

Defense Data   Back To Top


Defense Total Yards

Games Opponent Total Yards Opponent Avg. Yards Per Game
12 4698 392

Defense Passing

Games Opponent Total Passing Yards Opponent Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
12 2844 237

Defense Rushing

Games Opponent Total Rushing Yards Opponent Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
12 1854 155

Defense Scoring

Games Opponent Total Points Opponent Avg. Points Per Game
12 327 27

Defense Turnovers

Games Opponent Turnovers Opponent Avg. Turnovers Per Game
12 18 1.5

Defense Third Down Stops

Opponent Third Down Attempts Opponent Third Down Coversions Opponent Third Down Conversion Percentage
162 63 38.9%

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
12 55 44 225 16 15 31 13 80% 56%