1926 Northwestern Wildcats football team

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1926 Northwestern Wildcats football
Big Ten co-champion
Conference Big Ten Conference
1926 record 7–1 (5–0 Big Ten)
Head coach Glenn Thistlethwaite (5th season)
Home stadium Dyche Stadium
Uniform
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Seasons
← 1925
1927 →
1926 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Michigan + 5 0 0     7 1 0
Northwestern + 5 0 0     7 1 0
Ohio State 3 1 0     7 1 0
Purdue 2 1 1     5 2 1
Wisconsin 3 2 1     5 2 1
Illinois 2 2 0     6 2 0
Minnesota 2 2 0     5 3 0
Indiana 0 4 0     3 5 0
Iowa 0 5 0     3 5 0
Chicago 0 5 0     2 6 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from Dickinson System

The 1926 Northwestern Wildcats team represented Northwestern University during the 1926 Big Ten Conference football season. The Wildcats compiled a 7–1 record and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 179 to 22.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 2, 1926 South Dakota Evanston, Illinois W 34–0  
October 9, 1926 Carleton Evanston, Illinois W 31–3  
October 16, 1926 Indiana Evanston, Illinois W 20–0  
October 23, 1926 Notre Dame Evanston, Illinois L 0–6  
October 30, 1926 Indiana Bloomington, Indiana W 21–0  
November 6, 1926 Purdue Evanston, Illinois W 22–0  
November 13, 1926 Chicago Evanston, Illinois W 38–7  
November 20, 1926 Iowa Iowa City, Iowa W 13–6  
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Northwestern Yearly Results (1925-1929)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 6, 2015.