2004 Northern Illinois Huskies football team

The 2004 Northern Illinois Huskies football team during the 2004 NCAA Division I-A football season. Northern Illinois competed as a member of the West Division of the Mid-American Conference (MAC). They were coached by Joe Novak.

2004 Northern Illinois Huskies football
Northern Illinois Huskies football wordmark.svg
MAC West Division co-champion
Silicon Valley Football Classic champion
ConferenceMid-American Conference
DivisionWest
2004 record9–3 (7–1 MAC)
Head coachJoe Novak
Home stadiumHuskie Stadium (Capacity: 28,000)
Seasons
← 2003
2005 →
2004 Mid-American Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East Division
Miami x   7 1         8 5  
Akron   6 2         6 5  
Marshall   6 2         6 6  
Kent State   4 4         5 6  
Ohio   2 6         4 7  
Buffalo   2 6         2 9  
UCF   0 8         0 11  
West Division
Toledo xy$   7 1         9 4  
Northern Illinois x   7 1         9 3  
Bowling Green   6 2         9 3  
Eastern Michigan   4 4         4 7  
Central Michigan   3 5         4 7  
Ball State   2 6         2 9  
Western Michigan   0 8         1 10  
Championship: Toledo 35, Miami 27
  • $ – Conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
  • y – Championship game participant

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 45:00 pmat No. 22 Maryland*L 20–2351,830
September 113:00 pmSouthern Illinois*CSNCW 23–2228,071
September 1811:30 amat Iowa State*FSNL 41–4839,902
September 246:00 pmBowling Green
  • Huskie Stadium
  • DeKalb, Illinois
ESPN2W 34–1725,819
October 23:00 pmAkron
  • Huskie Stadium
  • DeKalb, Illinois
CSNCW 49–1926,266
October 95:00 pmat Central FloridaW 30–2816,555
October 163:00 pmCentral Michigan 
  • Huskie Stadium
  • DeKalb, Illinois
CSNCW 42–1027,385
October 232:00 pmat Western MichiganESPN+W 59–3814,461
October 303:00 pmat Ball StateCSNCW 38–31 OT10,149
November 96:30 pmToledo
  • Huskie Stadium
  • DeKalb, Illinois
ESPN2L 17–3127,719
November 2012:00 pmat Eastern MichiganCSNCW 34–164,251
December 3010:00 pmvs. Troy*ESPN2W 34–2121,456
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-11-19. Retrieved 2012-10-24.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)