***** Friday breaking news: the Pinstripe Bowl is canceled this season. It is the third B1G-contracted bowl to bow out so far. ***** As of Tuesday morning, NU is a 13.5-point favorite vs. MSU. ***** If NU beats MSU, the Wildcats will capture their second Big Ten West title in three years! ***** NU currently ranks 8th in the CFP standings. ***** For the first time since 1996, NU has hit 11th in the AP Poll. The Wildcats are 13th this week in the Coaches Poll. ***** For breaking news and updates, visit the HTP Twitter Feed *****




 
Updated
Nov. 27, 2020





The Crown Tower
Clock should be:
PURPLE













 











Wildcat Preview and Prediction
The Lowes Line: Michigan State

NEW: The Line's Eric Cockerill provides his evaluation of NU vs. the Spartans...



Wildcat Fan Commentary

The Waterboy

NEW: After a two-year hiatus, the Waterboy is back! He returns with a great observation about NU's 2020 "Covid Bye" schedule...



Greg Newsome provides a helpful lecture on lockdown to the Badger offense..
[AP Photo]
BOWL PROJECTIONS: FIESTA??

A great win vs Wisconsin leads to tumultuous changes in our bowl odds...

NU Enters AP Poll at 23rd

For the first time in 2020, the Wildcats are ranked. Here is the history of NU in the AP Poll...

From the Vault
Earliest Recording of Go U Northwestern

Hear the NU A Cappella Choir sing the school fight song in 1922...

Commentary
HTP Turns Twenty

Here is my personal commentary looking back...

 Wildcat History
NU and the 1918 Flu Pandemic

The only other time that NU football was affected by a global pandemic...

Other pages updated this week (Nov. 22)
  
Uni History
AP History


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DAYS HOURS MINS SECS


104
Number of wins
recorded by NU's

all-time winningest coach



Next for the Wildcats:

    
Michigan State
Spartan Stadium
Sat., Nov. 28, 2:20 pm CST
TV: ESPN2
  

2020 Results
(5-0; 5-0 B1G)
W Maryland 43-3
W Iowa* 21-20
W
Nebraska* 21-13
W Purdue* 27-20
W Wisconsin* 17-7
A Michigan State
Nov 28
A Minnesota* Dec 5
H Hatty McHatface*
Dec 12
- "+1" vs B1G East
Dec 19
- Postseason? ?
 
2019 Results
(3-9; 1-8 B1G)
L  Stanford 7-17
W  UNLV
30-14

Michigan State
10-31
L Wisconsin*
15-24
L Nebraska*
10-13
L Ohio State
3-52
L
Iowa* - HC
0-20
L Indiana
3-34
L Purdue*
22-24
W  UMass 45-6
L  Minnesota* 22-38

Illinois* 29-10




"...It will always be my school, our school."
--Gary Barnett, as quoted by Teddy Greenstein

"You've got a bunch of days to be students,
why not party like a rock star on Saturdays in the fall?"

--Coach Fitzgerald, as quoted in the Daily



Video courtesy of Sunburnt: the 'Cats, NUMB, and the rest of the student body
jam to Go U, with a special guest on cymbals!



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