2007 Northern Illinois Huskies football team

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2007 Northern Illinois Huskies football
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Conference Mid-American Conference West
2007 record 2–10 (1–6 MAC)
Head coach Joe Novak
Home stadium Huskie Stadium (Capacity: 24,000)[1]
Seasons
« 2006 2008 »
2007 Mid-American Conference football standings
Div     Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L         W   L  
East
Miami xy   4 2         5 2         6 7  
Bowling Green x   4 2         6 2         8 5  
Buffalo x   4 2         5 3         5 7  
Ohio   3 3         4 4         6 6  
Temple   3 3         4 4         4 8  
Akron   2 4         3 5         4 8  
Kent State   1 5         1 7         3 9  
West
Central Michigan xy   4 1         6 1         8 6  
Ball State x   4 1         5 2         7 6  
Eastern Michigan   3 2         3 4         4 8  
Western Michigan   2 3         3 4         5 7  
Toledo   2 3         3 5         5 7  
Northern Illinois   0 5         1 6         2 10  
Championship: Central Michigan 35, Miami 10
† – Conference champion
x – Division champion/co-champions
  • Due to an unbalanced conference schedule, the team with best division record within each division was awarded that division's championship game berth.
    Rankings from AP Poll

The 2007 Northern Illinois Huskies football team represented Northern Illinois University during the 2007 NCAA Division I FBS football season. Northern Illinois competed as a member of the West Division of the Mid-American Conference (MAC). The Huskies were led by head coach Joe Novak, who would retire at the end of the season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 1 2:30 PM vs. Iowa* Soldier FieldChicago, IL ESPNU L 3–16   61,500
September 8 6:30 PM Southern Illinois* Huskie StadiumDeKalb, IL CSNC L 31–34   24,182
September 15 11:00 AM Eastern Michigan Huskie Stadium • DeKalb, IL ESPN+ L 19–21   20,012
September 22 4:00 PM at Idaho* Kibbie DomeMoscow, ID ESPNGP W 42–35   12,461
September 29 11:00 AM at Central Michigan Kelly/Shorts StadiumMount Pleasant, MI ESPN+ L 10–35   18,465
October 6 12:00 PM at Temple Lincoln Financial FieldPhiladelphia, PA L 15–16   21,065
October 13 3:00 PM Western Michigandagger Huskie Stadium • DeKalb, IL CSNC L 13–17   23,057
October 20 11:00 AM at Wisconsin* Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI BTN L 3–44   81,883
October 27 6:00 PM at Toledo Glass BowlToledo, OH L 21–70   18,545
November 10 3:00 PM Kent State Huskie Stadium • DeKalb, IL CSNC W 27–20   13,831
November 17 2:30 PM Navy* Navy-Marine Corps Memorial StadiumAnnapolis, MD CSTV L 24–35   34,517
November 24 3:00 PM Ball State Huskie Stadium • DeKalb, IL CSNC L 21–27   8,237
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2008 Northern Illinois Football Media Guide". Northern Illinois University. p. 2. Retrieved August 18, 2012.