1924 Northwestern Wildcats football team

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1924 Northwestern Wildcats football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1924 record 4–4 (1–3 Big Ten)
Head coach Glenn Thistlethwaite (3rd season)
Home stadium Northwestern Field
Uniform
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Seasons
← 1923
1925 →
1924 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Chicago $ 3 0 3     4 1 3
Illinois 3 1 1     6 1 1
Iowa 3 1 1     6 1 1
Michigan 4 2 0     6 2 0
Purdue 2 2 0     5 2 0
Minnesota 1 2 1     3 3 2
Ohio State 1 3 2     2 3 3
Indiana 1 3 0     4 4 0
Northwestern 1 3 0     4 4 0
Wisconsin 0 2 2     2 3 3
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1924 Northwestern Wildcats team represented Northwestern University during the 1924 Big Ten Conference football season. In their third year under head coach Glenn Thistlethwaite, the Wildcats compiled a 4–4 record (1–3 against Big Ten Conference opponents) and finished in a tie for eighth place in the Big Ten Conference.[1]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
October 4South Dakota*W 28–0
October 11Cincinnati*
  • Northwestern Field
  • Evanston, IL
W 42–0
October 18Purdue
  • Northwestern Field
  • Evanston, IL
L 3–7
October 25Michigan Agricultural*
  • Northwestern Field
  • Evanston, IL
W 13–9
November 1Indiana
  • Northwestern Field
  • Evanston, IL
W 17–7
November 8at MichiganL 0–27
November 15at ChicagoL 0–3
November 22vs. Notre Dame (rivalry)*L 6–13
  • *Non-conference game

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1924 Northwestern Wildcats Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 22, 2016.