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Northwestern Wildcats

The Northwestern Wildcats are the athletic teams that represent Northwestern University, a founding member of the Big Ten Conference and the only private university in the conference. Northwestern has eight men's and eleven women's Division I sports teams. The mascot is Willie the Wildcat. The athletic director is former Northern Illinois University Athletic Director Jim Phillips, who took office in April 2008....

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Schedules

Past 10 meetings

W 20% L 80%
2 8
  • Boilermakers @ Wildcats 24-22 L
  • Wildcats @ Hoosiers 3-34 L
  • Hawkeyes @ Wildcats 20-0 L
  • Buckeyes @ Wildcats 52-3 L
  • Wildcats @ Cornhuskers 10-13 L
  • Wildcats @ Badgers 15-24 L
  • Spartans @ Wildcats 31-10 L
  • Rebels @ Wildcats 14-30 W
  • Wildcats @ Cardinal 7-17 L
  • Wildcats @ Utes 31-20 W

Next meetings

  • Massachusetts(12-31-69)
  • Minnesota(11-18-17) 0 - 39
  • @Illinois(11-25-17) 42 - 7

Offense 2019-2020

Season Stats Rank
AT 2,500 128
PN YARDS 1,178 91
RN YARDS 1,322 119
POINTS 100 19
FG% ATT. 0.727 91

Defense 2019-2020

Season Stats Rank
CONFERENCE RANKING 3,141 118
PN YARDS AG. 1,801 101
RN YARDS AG. 1,340 82
POINTS AG. 229 407
FG% AG. 11 45

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Cornerback

Defensive Back

Defensive End

Defensive Line

Defensive Tackle

Kicker

Linebacker

Long Snapper

Offensive Line

Place Kicker

Punter

Quarterback

Running Back

Slot-Back

Wide Receiver

northwestern-wildcats-football Stats 2019-2020

Passing
Player GP GS PR PLY PPA PPC PPI PPS PSY PT PY
Player GP GS PR PLY PPA PPC PPI PPS PSY PT PY
TJ Green 1 0 112.080 0 10 6 0 0 0 0 62
Hunter Johnson 3 0 79.665 0 68 33 4 0 0 1 308
Aidan Smith 1 0 29.018 0 11 4 2 0 0 0 38
Russing
Player GP GS RNY RLY RP RT
Player GP GS RNY RLY RP RT
Drake Anderson 3 0 237 0 45 2
Isaiah Bowser 2 0 93 0 23 0
Jesse Brown 2 0 85 0 11 0
Hunter Johnson 3 0 81 0 29 1
TJ Green 1 0 10 0 3 0
Receiving
Player GP GS RY RLY RR RT RT
Player GP GS RY RLY RR RT RT
Bennett Skowronek 3 0 141 0 12 0 0
JJ Jefferson 3 0 69 0 3 0 1
Kyric McGowan 3 0 47 0 5 0 0
Riley Lees 3 0 32 0 7 0 0
Ramaud Chiaokhiao-Bowman 3 0 28 0 3 0 0
Defense
Player GP GS DST DAT DFF DFR DI DIY DFD DS DSY DTFL
Player GP GS DST DAT DFF DFR DI DIY DFD DS DSY DTFL
Paddy Fisher 3 0 12 10 1 0 1 7 3 0 0 1
Travis Whillock 3 0 12 12 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Blake Gallagher 3 0 11 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Bergin 3 0 11 16 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
Earnest Brown IV 3 0 8 5 1 0 0 0 1 2 6 2
Kicking
Player GP GS FGS FGA FGSLY EPKA EPKS
Player GP GS FGS FGA FGSLY EPKA EPKS
Charlie Kuhbander 3 0 4 5 44 5 5
Kick Returning
Player GP GS KR KRF KRLY KRY
Player GP GS KR KRF KRLY KRY
Riley Lees 3 0 2 0 28 50
Kyric McGowan 3 0 1 0 22 22
Fumbles
Player GP GS F FL FRLBO FRT OFR OFRT
Player GP GS F FL FRLBO FRT OFR OFRT
Aidan Smith 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Paddy Fisher 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Punting
Player GP GS P PGY PIT PLY PP PT TT
Player GP GS P PGY PIT PLY PP PT TT
Daniel Kubiuk 3 0 0 533 0 53 14 0 0
Drake Anderson 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Hunter Johnson 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
JJ Jefferson 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
John Moten IV 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Punt Returning
Player GP GS PR PRF PRLY PRY
Player GP GS PR PRF PRLY PRY
Riley Lees 3 0 4 0 20 48
JJ Jefferson 3 0 1 0 19 19

Stadium

Ryan Field
Evanston, Illinois, USA.
Capacity: 47,130

Last Injuries

Northwestern Wildcats

  • JJ Jefferson

    Lower Body
    Out Sat | out

    Jefferson has sat out the last two games with a lower-body injury. He will not play Saturday versus UMass.

  • Bennett Skowronek

    Lower Body
    Late Nov | out

    Skowronek is expected be sidelined until at least the end of November with a lower-body injury.

  • Kyric McGowan

    Undisclosed
    Out Sat | out

    McGowan has an unspecified injury, and he will not suit up Saturday against UMass.

  • Isaiah Bowser

    Knee
    Out Sat | out

    Bowser has sat out the previous two games with a knee injury, and he will not play Saturday versus UMass.

  • Hunter Johnson

    Leg
    Prob Sat | probable

    Johnson has a right leg injury, but is expected to suit up against Purdue on Saturday.

  • Earnest Brown IV

    Upper Body
    out for season | out

    Brown IV has been ruled out for the remainder of the season due to an upper-body injury.

  • Jesse Brown

    Lower Body
    Out indefinitely | out

    Brown has been sidelined with knee and hand injuries. It is unclear when he will return to the lineup.

  • Trevor Kent

    Undisclosed
    Out Sat | out

    Kent did not play in the previous game due to an unspecified ailment, and he will not be available for Saturday's contest against Indiana.