1955 Northern Illinois State Huskies football team

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1955 Northern Illinois State Huskies football
Conference Interstate Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
1955 record 0–8–1 (0–5–1 IIAC)
Head coach Bob Kahler (1st season)
Home stadium Glidden Field
(Capacity: 5,500)
Seasons
← 1954
1956 →
1955 IIAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Central Michigan + 5 1 0     8 1 0
Michigan State Normal 5 1 0     7 2 0
Southern Illinois + 4 1 1     4 4 2
Illinois State         3 4 2
Western Illinois 2 3 1     5 4 1
Eastern Illinois 1 5 0     3 6 0
Northern Illinois State 0 5 1     0 8 1
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1955 Northern Illinois State Huskies football team represented Northern Illinois State College in the 1955 college football season. There were no divisions of college football during this time period, and the Huskies competed in the Interstate Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. They were led by first year head coach Bob Kahler 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 24 at Wheaton (IL)* Wheaton, IL L 0–12  
October 1 Illinois State Glidden FieldDeKalb, IL T 7–7  
October 8 at Central Michigan Mount Pleasant, MI L 0–61  
October 15 Bradley* Glidden Field • DeKalb, IL L 0–40  
October 22 Western Illinois Glidden Field • DeKalb, IL L 6–39  
October 29 at Nebraska–Omaha* Al F. Caniglia FieldOmaha, NE L 12–27  
November 5 at Eastern Illinois Charleston, IL L 0–14  
November 12 Michigan State Normal Glidden Field • DeKalb, IL L 6–13  
November 19 at Southern Illinois McAndrew StadiumCarbondale, IL L 0–20  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ DeLassus, David. "Coaching Records Game-by-game: Robert Kahler, 1955". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 14, 2013.