***** The initial odds for the Music City Bowl: NU is a 7.5-point favorite. ***** Northwestern ranked 21st in the final CFP rankings. ***** In both the final regular season A.P. and Coaches Polls, NU ranked 20th. ***** For breaking news and updates, visit the HTP Twitter Feed *****




Updated
Dec. 5, 2017





The Crown Tower
Clock should be:
PURPLE













 










 
'Cats Prepare for Kentucky

The Purple Wildcats are getting ready to face the Blue Wildcats in Music City...




One-on-one football: Alex Miller for the win!
[Elizabeth Flores Image]
Wildcat Fan Commentary
The Waterboy

The Waterboy wraps up the regular season by looking at the Wildcats' win over Illinois...


Wildcat Preview and Prediction
The Lowes Line: Illinois


Erick Cockerill writes the final Lowes Line of the regular season...


NU Home Attendance Average
Up 3% vs. Year Ago

With its home slate completely played, NU had an average attendance of 35,853...


A Suggested Uniform for 2018

Here is HTP's suggested uniform for next year's battle with Notre Dame...

Other pages updated this week (Dec. 3)
 
AP History
   


Updated 12/1/17

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DAYS HOURS MINS SECS


86
Number of wins
recorded by NU's

all-time winningest coach



Next for the Wildcats:

 
  
Kentucky
Music City Bowl
Nissan Stadium
Friday, Dec. 29
3:30 p.m. CST
ESPN TV

 

 

2017 Results
(9-3; 7-2 B1G)
W  Nevada 31-20
L  Duke 17-41
W
Bowling Green
49-7
L
Wisconsin* 24-33
L
Penn State - HC
7-31
W
Maryland 37-21
W
Iowa* 17-10
W
Michigan State
39-31
W
Nebraska* 31-24
W
Purdue*
23-13
W
Minnesota*
39-0
W
Illinois*
42-7
- Kentucky (MCB)
Dec 29
 
2016 Results
(7-6; 5-4 B1G)
L  Western Mich. 21-22
L  I-AA Ill. State
7-9

Duke
24-13

Nebraska*
13-24

Iowa*
38-31
W  Michigan St. 54-40

Indiana - HC 24-14
L  Ohio State 20-24

Wisconsin* 7-21
W  Purdue* 45-17

Minnesota* 12-29

Illinois* 42-21

Pitt (Pinstripe)
31-24




"...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


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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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