Aug. 30, 2015

The Crown Tower
Clock should be:


Program for the Aug. 30, 1944 All-Star game held at Dyche. On the cover, which has a great night shot of Dyche hosting the '43 All-Star game, the Tribune Tower appears to be home to the eye of Sauron.

Bowl Projections

Updated: Here they are: the final preseason odds for NU and the postseason...

Media Picks for 2015

As we do every summer, HTP is tracking the media previews and forecasts for the Wildcats...

The Run for the Roses:
Twenty Years Later

To help you keep up with every "it was 20 years ago today" moment this fall, here is the 1995 chronology of events that HTP published ten years ago, for the tenth anniversary of the Rose Bowl team...

NU Will Play Illinois
at Soldier Field in '15, '17, and '19

The Illini announced on Feb. 9 that they will host NU at
Soldier Field for their next three home games...

Brace Yourselves: 'Cat Nips Will Return

Other pages updated this week (Aug. 30)

Game Program Gallery

Updated 11/28/14

Updated 11/28/14

Updated 11/30/14


Number of wins
recorded by NU's

all-time winningest coach

Next for the Wildcats:
Stanford (#21)
Ryan Field
Sept. 5, 11:00 am CDT


2015 Wildcat Schedule
(* Denotes Division Game)
H  Stanford Sep 5
H  I-AA East. Ill.
Sep 12

Sep 19

Ball State
Sep 26

Oct 3

Michigan Oct 10

Iowa* - HC
Oct 17

Oct 24

Oct 31

Penn State
Nov 7

Nov 14

Nov 21

Nov 28

Bowl Game?
2014 Results
(5-7; 3-5 B1G)
L  California
L  Northern Illinois 15-23

Bye Week --

I-AA W. Illinois 24-7

Penn State 29-6

Wisconsin* 20-14

Minnesota* 17-24

Nebraska* 17-38

Bye Week --

Iowa* 7-48

Michigan 9-10

Notre Dame 43-40

L Illinois* 33-47

"...It will always be my school, our school."
--Gary Barnett, as quoted by Teddy Greenstein

"You've got a bunch of days to be students,
why not party like a rock star on Saturdays in the fall?"

--Coach Fitzgerald, as quoted in the Daily

Video courtesy of Sunburnt: the 'Cats, NUMB, and the rest of the student body
jam to Go U, with a special guest on cymbals!

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