***** CATS WIN!!! CATS WIN!!! CATS WIN!!! ***** Northwestern's 2020 football season has officially kicked off! ***** NU came into the Maryland game an 11-point favorite ***** For CFB week 8, NU is unranked by the major polls. CBS Sports ranked the Wildcats 78th (CBS ranked Illinois 62nd!?!). CFN ranked NU 50th overall. ***** For breaking news and updates, visit the HTP Twitter Feed *****




 
'CATS WIN!
Oct. 24, 2020





The Crown Tower
Clock should be:
PURPLE













 











The 'Cats are practicing-- why not practice by floodlight? Here is a 1926 (Dyche Stadium had not yet been dedicated) promo ad by the local electric company.
Wildcat Preview and Prediction
The Lowes Line: Maryland

The Line is back to begin its 25th season...

Preseason Bowl Projection

HTP offers up its 21st-- and strangest-- preseason bowl projection...

B1G RESTORES 2020 SEASON

Bulletins leading to the Sept. 19 announcement...

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 (Oct. 18)
  
Uni History (unis vs. Maryland announced)


Archived

Updated 10/23/20

Archived





DAYS HOURS MINS SECS


0
Number of wins
until Coach Fitz

HITS 100 VICTORIES



Next for the Wildcats:

    
Iowa
Kinnick Stadium
Sat., Oct. 31, 2:30 p.m. CDT
TV: ESPN

  

2020 Results
(1-0; 1-0 B1G)
W Maryland 43-3
A Iowa* Oct 31
H
Nebraska* Nov 7
A Purdue* Nov 14
H Wisconsin* Nov 21
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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