1974 Northern Illinois Huskies football team

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1974 Northern Illinois Huskies football
Conference Independent
1974 record 4–7
Head coach Jerry Ippoliti (4th season)
Home stadium Huskie Stadium
(Capacity: 20,257)
← 1973
1975 →

The 1974 Northern Illinois Huskies football team represented Northern Illinois University in the 1974 NCAA Division I football season. This was their last year as an independent team, as they moved to the Mid-American Conference the following season. They were led by head coach Jerry Ippoliti, and they played their home games at Huskie Stadium.


Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result
September 7 at McNeese State Cowboy StadiumLake Charles, Louisiana L 16–19  
September 14 Long Beach State Huskies StadiumDeKalb, Illinois W 16–14  
September 21 Western Michigan Huskies Stadium • DeKalb, Illinois L 13–30  
September 28 Indiana State Huskie Stadium • DeKalb, Illinois L 14–23  
October 5 at Ohio Peden StadiumAthens, Ohio L 14–31  
October 12 at Marshall Fairfield StadiumHuntington, West Virginia W 20–17  
October 19 at Southern Illinois McAndrew StadiumCarbondale, Illinois W 17–7  
October 26 Illinois State Huskie Stadium • DeKalb, Illinois L 14–24  
November 2 at Toledo Glass BowlToledo, Ohio L 14–44  
November 9 at Ball State Ball State StadiumMuncie, Indiana L 21–31  
November 16 Idaho Huskie Stadium • DeKalb, Illinois W 27–21  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central Time.