1929 Northern Illinois State Teachers football team

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1929 Northern Illinois State Teachers football
Conference Illinois Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
1929 record 6–1–1 (3–1–1 IIAC)
Head coach George "Chick" Evans (1st season)
Home stadium Glidden Field
(Capacity: 5,500)
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1929 IIAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Northern Illinois State 3 1 1     6 1 1

The 1929 Northern Illinois State Teachers football team represented Northern Illinois State Teachers College in the 1929 college football season. There were no divisions of college football during this time period, and the Teachers competed in the Illinois Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. They were led by first year head coach Chick Evans, and played their home games at the 5,500 seat Glidden Field, located on the east end of campus.


Date Opponent Site Result
September 28 LaSalle-Peru JC* Glidden FieldDeKalb, IL W 12–0  
October 5 at North Central College Naperville, IL T 6–6  
October 12 at Elmhurst Elmhurst, IL W 14–0  
October 19 Mount Morris College Glidden Field • DeKalb, IL W 26–0  
October 26 at Shurtleff College Alton, IL L 0–6  
November 2 at Valparaiso* Brown FieldValparaiso, IN W 34–0  
November 9 at Illinois State Normal, IL W 12–6  
November 16 Wheaton Glidden Field • DeKalb, IL W 20–6  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game.


  1. ^ DeLassus, David. "Coaching Records Game-by-game: George "Chick" Evans, 1929". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 8, 2013.