1957 Northern Illinois Huskies football team

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1957 Northern Illinois Huskies football
Conference Interstate Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
1957 record 2–7 (1–5 IIAC)
Head coach Howard Fletcher (2nd season)
Home stadium Glidden Field
(Capacity: 5,500)
Seasons
← 1956
1958 →
1957 IIAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Eastern Michigan $ 6 0 0     6 3 0
Western Illinois 4 2 0     5 4 0
Central Michigan 4 2 0     4 6 0
Southern Illinois 3 3 0     5 4 0
Illinois State         5 3 0
Northern Illinois State 1 5 0     2 7 0
Eastern Illinois 0 6 0     0 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1957 Northern Illinois Huskies football team represented Northern Illinois University in the 1957 college football season. The Huskies played under the College Division in the NCAA, and competed in the Interstate Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. They were led by second year head coach Howard Fletcher and played their home games at the 5,500 seat Glidden Field, located on the east end of campus.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 21 Wheaton (IL)* Glidden FieldDeKalb, IL L 7–25  
September 28 at Beloit (WI) Beloit, WI W 19–12  
October 5 at Eastern Illinois Charleston, IL W 27–20  
October 12 Western Illinois Glidden Field • DeKalb, IL L 13–33  
October 19 at Central Michigan Mount Pleasant, MI L 12–52  
October 26 Illinois State Glidden Field • DeKalb, IL L 7–13  
November 2 Eastern Michigan Glidden Field • DeKalb, IL L 20–54  
November 9 at Nebraska–Omaha* Al F. Caniglia FieldOmaha, NE L 7–14  
November 16 at Southern Illinois McAndrew StadiumCarbondale, IL L 19–45  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game.
  • Reference:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ DeLassus, David. "Coaching Records Game-by-game: Howard Fletcher, 1957". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 14, 2013.