1962 Northern Illinois Huskies football team

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1962 Northern Illinois Huskies football
Conference Interstate Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
1962 record 8–2 (3–1 IIAC)
Head coach Howard Fletcher (7th season)
Home stadium Glidden Field
(Capacity 5,500)
Seasons
← 1961
1963 →
1962 IIAC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Central Michigan $ 4 0 0     6 4 0
Northern Illinois State 3 1 0     8 2 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1962 Northern Illinois Huskies football team represented Northern Illinois University during the 1962 college football season. The Huskies would finish the regular season 8–1 and played in the Mineral Water Bowl losing to Adams State. They were coached by head coach Howard Fletcher, his 7th season with the team.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result
September 15 Wisconsin–Whitewater* Whitewater, WI W 17–0  
September 22 Winona State* Glidden FieldDeKalb, IL W 27–0  
September 29 Truman State* Glidden Field • DeKalb, IL W 37–8  
October 6 at Nebraska–Omaha* Al F. Caniglia FieldOmaha, NE W 13–7  
October 13 Eastern Illinois Glidden Field • DeKalb, IL W 21–0  
October 20 at Western Illinois Hanson FieldMacomb, IL W 43–0  
October 27 Central Michigan Glidden Field • DeKalb, IL L 27–35  
November 3 at Illinois State Normal, IL W 48–7  
November 10 Wisconsin–La Crosse* Glidden Field • DeKalb, IL W 50–7  
November 24 vs. Adams State (CO)* Roosevelt Field • Excelsior Springs, MO (Mineral Water Bowl) L 20–23  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central Time.

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