Updated
July 12, 2020





The Crown Tower
Clock should be:
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Commentary

HTP Turns Twenty

HailToPurple.com turns twenty on July 12. Here is my personal commentary looking back...


BIG TEN CANCELS NON-CONFERENCE GAMES

July 9-- The Big Ten has announced that its athletic teams will only play conference opponents during the 2020-2021 school year...



Flashback: 2008 at Iowa [AP Image]
Far East Wildcat Kickoff Clock Paused

For now, the HTP clock that shows the time until kickoff is being turned off, due to uncertainty as to when or if the 2020 season will begin.

2020 WRIGLEY GAME CANCELED

Northwestern and the Chicago Cubs have announced that the November 7 game scheduled between NU and Wisconsin will not be held at Wrigley Field.

As of July 10, the game is still on the teams' calendars, and it may be relocated to Evanston.


Wildcat History
NU and the 1918 Flu Pandemic

As the world deals with COVID-19, let's look back at the only other time that NU football was affected by a global pandemic...

No HTP Spring Bowl Odds

HTP will not post the usual spring bowl odds this year, due to the cancellation of spring practice.

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Archived

Updated 11/29/19

Archived





DAYS HOURS MINS SECS


1
Number of wins
until Coach Fitz

HITS 100 VICTORIES



Next for the Wildcats:

    
Due to COVID-19, Northwestern's
2020 preseason
activity is not yet
determined.

 

2020 Schedule
* Denotes B10 West Game
A  Michigan State Sep 5
H Tulane Sep 12
H
Central Mich.
Sep 19
A
Penn State Sep 26
H
Nebraska* -HC
Oct 3
H
Maryland
Oct 17
A
Iowa*
Oct 24
A
Purdue*
Oct 31
H
Wisconsin(?)*
Nov 7
H
Morgan St.
Nov 14
A
Minnesota*
Nov 21
H
Illinois*
Nov 28
 
 
 
 
2019 Results
(3-9; 1-8 B1G)
L  Stanford 7-17
W  UNLV
30-14

Michigan State
10-31
L Wisconsin*
15-24
L Nebraska*
10-13
L Ohio State
3-52
L
Iowa* - HC
0-20
L Indiana
3-34
L Purdue*
22-24
W  UMass 45-6
L  Minnesota* 22-38

Illinois* 29-10
  
 
 




"...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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