College Football Team Details: Northern Illinois
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Northern Illinois FBS G5 : MAC G5

Location
DeKalb / West Division

Spirit Name
Huskies

Mascot
Victor E. Huskie
Stadium:
Huskie / FBS Rank 120th
Capacity: 24,000
Surface: FieldTurf

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 7-6 Jerry Kill @ NIU 13-13 / Winning Percentage 50.50 501-457-51 / Winning Percentage 52.18 Total Win Rank 70 & Winning Percentage Rank 70 Total 45 Offense 23 Defense 20 S.T. 2 Offense 7* Defense 4 14,889 Decrease Rank 111
2010 11-3 Jerry Kill @ NIU 24-16 / Winning Percentage 60.00 512-460-51 / Winning Percentage 52.54 Total Win Rank 69 & Winning Percentage Rank 69 Total 48 Offense 24 Defense 22 S.T. 2 Offense 7* Defense 8 17,760 Increase Rank 104
2011 11-3 Dave Doeren @ NIU 11-3 / Winning Percentage 78.57 523-463-51 / Winning Percentage 52.89 Total Win Rank 66 & Winning Percentage Rank 68 Total 47 Offense 23 Defense 23 S.T. 1 Offense 8* Defense 2 18,903 Increase Rank 98
2012 12-2 Dave Doeren @ NIU 23-5 / Winning Percentage 82.14 535-465-51 / Winning Percentag 53.33 Total Win Rank 66 & Winning Percentage Rank 68 Total 53 Offense 22 Defense 27 S.T. 4 Offense 4 Defense 8 15,670 Decrease Rank 106
2013 12-2 Rod Carey @ NIU 12-3 / Winning Percentage 85.72 547-467-51 / Winning Percentage 53.76 Total Win Rank 65 & Winning Percentage Rank 65 Total 55 Offense 28 Defense 24 S.T. 3 Offense 8* Defense 4 20,669 Increase Rank 95
2014 11-3 Rod Carey @ NIU 23-6/ Winning Percentage 82.14 558-470-51 / Winning Percentage 53.69 Total Win Rank 65 & Winning Percentage Rank 67 Total 48 Offense 27 Defense 19 S.T. 2 Offense 9 Defense 5 13,563 Decrease Rank 122
2015 8-6 Rod Carey @ NIU 31-12 / Winning Percentage 73.81 RK 14 566-476-51 / Winning Percentage 53.69 Total Win Rank 64 & Winning Percentage Rank 67 Total 49 Offense 24 Defense 23 S.T. 2 Offense 5* Defense 8 13,942 Increase Rank 120
2016 5-7 Rod Carey @ NIU 36-19 / Winning Percentage 66.87 RK 27 571-483-51 / Winning Percentage 53.98 Total Win Rank 65 & Winning Percentage Rank 66 Total 58 Offense 28 Defense 25 S T 5 Offense 7* Defense 6 11,019 Increase Rank 123
2017 8-5 Rod Carey @ NIU 44-24 / Winning Percentage 65.67 RK 31 579-488-51 / Winning Percentage 54.07 Total Win Rank 65 & Winning Percentage Rank 68 Total 58 Offense 24 Defense 30 S T 3 Offense 5 Defense 7 11,291 Increase Rank 127
2018 8-6 Rod Carey @ NIU 52-30 / Winning Percentage 65.67 RK 31 587-494-51 / Winning Percentage 54.11 Total Win Rank 64 & Winning Percentage Rank 69 Total 54 Offense 27 Defense 25 ST 2 Offense 8* Defense 6 10,404 Increase Rank 128
2019 5-7 Thomas Hammock @ NIU 5-7 Winning Percentage 41.67 RK 95 592-501-51 / Winning Percentage 53.98 Total Win Rank 64 & Winning Percentage Rank 69 Total 56 Offense 26 Defense 28 ST 2 Offense 6* Defense 7 8,518 Increase Rank 130
2020 0-6 Thomas Hammock @ NIU 5-13 Winning Percentage 27.78 RK 114 592-507-51 / Winning Percentage 53.70 Total Win Rank 65 & Winning Percentage Rank 6970 Total 36 Offense 17 Defense 16 ST 3 Offense 6* Defense 4 Covid-19
2021 9-5 Thomas Hammock @ NIU 14-18 Winning Percentage 43.75 RK 89 601-512-51 / Winning Percentage 53.82 Total Win Rank 65 & Winning Percentage Rank 70 Total 46 Offense 21 Defense 22 ST 3 Offense 9 Defense10 9,058 Increase Rank 129
2022 0-0 Thomas Hammock @ NIU 14-18 Winning Percentage 43.75 RK 89 601-512-51 / Winning Percentage 53.82 Total Win Rank 65 & Winning Percentage Rank 70 Total 48 Offense 24 Defense 23 S.T. 1 Offense 9* Defense 9 TBD
* = Returning Quarterback

Schedule (2022)

Record 2022

Overall: W:1 L:4 T:0
Conf: W:1 L:4 T:0
Division: W:1 L:4 T:0

Game Date Home VS Away Score Game Stats
FCS (FCS AQ's) Sep-01 2022 Northern Illinois
 -VS- 
Eastern Illinois
WIN
34 - 27
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Northern Illinois 7-73 187 192 379 0 11 6
Eastern Illinois 8-70 165 276 441 2 12 8
FBS (FBS Non AQ's) Sep-10 2022 Tulsa
 -VS- 
Northern Illinois
LOSS
38 - 35
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Tulsa 4-56 107 322 429 2 13 6
Northern Illinois 9-84 126 259 385 1 14 7
BCS (FBS AQ's) Sep-17 2022 Northern Illinois
 -VS- 
Vanderbilt
LOSS
28 - 38
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Northern Illinois 5-40 151 203 354 1 12 5
Vanderbilt 5-50 173 255 428 1 14 7
BCS (FBS AQ's) Sep-24 2022 Kentucky
 -VS- 
Northern Illinois
LOSS
31 - 23
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Kentucky 2-8 103 303 406 1 16 10
Northern Illinois 6-45 128 199 327 0 15 6
Same Conference Oct-01 2022 Ball State
 -VS- 
Northern Illinois
LOSS
44 - 38
Overtime
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Ball State 4-30 77 403 480 2 15 6
Northern Illinois 6-43 332 194 526 2 17 7
Same Conference Oct-08 2022 Northern Illinois
 -VS- 
Toledo
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Northern Illinois 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Toledo 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Same Conference Oct-15 2022 Eastern Michigan
 -VS- 
Northern Illinois
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Eastern Michigan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Illinois 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Same Conference Oct-22 2022 Ohio
 -VS- 
Northern Illinois
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Ohio 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Illinois 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
BYE WEEK!
Same Conference Nov-02 2022 Northern Illinois
 -VS- 
Central Michigan
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Northern Illinois 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Central Michigan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Same Conference Nov-09 2022 Western Michigan
 -VS- 
Northern Illinois
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Michigan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Illinois 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Same Conference Nov-16 2022 Northern Illinois
 -VS- 
Miami OH
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Northern Illinois 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Miami OH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
BYE WEEK!
Same Conference Nov-26 2022 Northern Illinois
 -VS- 
Akron
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Northern Illinois 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Akron 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Record 2022

Overall: W:1 L:4 T:0
Conf: W:1 L:4 T:0
Division: W:1 L:4 T:0

Totals

Penalties Rushing
Yards
Passing
Yards
Total
Yards
Turnovers 3rd Down
Attempts
3rd Down
Coversions
Northern Illinois 33 - 285 Yards 924 1047 1971 4 69 31
Opponents 23 - 214 Yards 625 1559 2184 8 70 37
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
5 1971 394

Offense Passing

Games Yards Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
5 1047 209

Offense Rushing

Games Yards Avg. Rushing Yards Per Game
5 924 185

Offense Scoring

Games Total Points Avg. Points Per Game
5 158 32

Offense Turnovers

Games Turnovers Avg. Turnovers Per Game
5 4 0.8

Offense Third Down Conversion

Third Down Attempts Third Down Coversions Third Down Conversion Percentage
69 31 44.9%

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

Defense Data   Back To Top


Defense Total Yards

Games Opponent Total Yards Opponent Avg. Yards Per Game
5 2184 437

Defense Passing

Games Opponent Total Passing Yards Opponent Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
5 1559 312

Defense Rushing

Games Opponent Total Rushing Yards Opponent Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
5 625 125

Defense Scoring

Games Opponent Total Points Opponent Avg. Points Per Game
5 178 36

Defense Turnovers

Games Opponent Turnovers Opponent Avg. Turnovers Per Game
5 8 1.6

Defense Third Down Stops

Opponent Third Down Attempts Opponent Third Down Coversions Opponent Third Down Conversion Percentage
70 37 52.9%

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
5 14 14 72 2 8 10 4 100% 71%

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