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Northwestern Wildcats Playoff Picture

Are the Northwestern Wildcats going to play in the Conference Championship game? The Northwestern playoff picture table presents the probabilities that the Wildcats will win the division and play in the Conference Championship game. All future unplayed conference games are assumed won/lost with a probability based upon relative team strengths.

Western Division Playoff Standings
Record Rcrd Divisional Winner No Playoffs
Team Wi
Schedule Content
Number of Wins
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Hover/Touch Content
Recent Games
L GPi
Games Played
9 game season
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Purdue 6i
Purdue Recent Games

Lost Sat, Nov 05 vs Iowa          3-24
Won  Sat, Nov 12 @  Illinois     31-24
Won  Sat, Nov 19 vs N. Western   17-9 
Won  Sat, Nov 26 @  Indiana      30-16

3 9 100% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
 
Illinois 5
Illinois Recent Games

Lost Sat, Nov 05 vs Michigan St. 15-23
Lost Sat, Nov 12 vs Purdue       24-31
Lost Sat, Nov 19 @  Michigan     17-19
Won  Sat, Nov 26 @  N. Western   41-3 

4 9 X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Iowa 5
Iowa Recent Games

Won  Sat, Nov 05 @  Purdue       24-3 
Won  Sat, Nov 12 vs Wisconsin    24-10
Won  Sat, Nov 19 @  Minnesota    13-10
Lost Fri, Nov 25 vs Nebraska     17-24

4 9 X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^
Minnesota 5
Minnesota Recent Games

Won  Sat, Nov 05 @  Nebraska     20-13
Won  Sat, Nov 12 vs N. Western   31-3 
Lost Sat, Nov 19 vs Iowa         10-13
Won  Sat, Nov 26 @  Wisconsin    23-16

4 9 X X X 100% ^ ^ ^
Wisconsin 4
Wisconsin Recent Games

Won  Sat, Nov 05 vs Maryland     23-10
Lost Sat, Nov 12 @  Iowa         10-24
Won  Sat, Nov 19 @  Nebraska     15-14
Lost Sat, Nov 26 vs Minnesota    16-23

5 9 X X X X 100% ^ ^
Nebraska 3
Nebraska Recent Games

Lost Sat, Nov 05 vs Minnesota    13-20
Lost Sat, Nov 12 @  Michigan      3-34
Lost Sat, Nov 19 vs Wisconsin    14-15
Won  Fri, Nov 25 @  Iowa         24-17

6 9 X X X X X 100% ^
NorthwesternN. Western 1
Northwestern Recent Games

Lost Sat, Nov 05 vs Ohio St.      7-21
Lost Sat, Nov 12 @  Minnesota     3-31
Lost Sat, Nov 19 @  Purdue        9-17
Lost Sat, Nov 26 vs Illinois      3-41

8 9 X X X X X X 100%
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this playoff spot
  • X means the team cannot win this playoff spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - green number indicates the team controls its destiny for this spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - red number indicates the team does not control its destiny for this spot
  • Table Sorting Method

Wildcats Conference Schedule
Current Week
Week Wk Opponent Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
1 Nebraska
(4‑8)
31‑28 Home Sat Aug 27, 12:30 pm
5 Penn St.
(10‑2)
7‑17 Away Sat Oct 1
6 Wisconsin
(6‑6)
7‑42 Home Sat Oct 8, 3:30 pm
8 Maryland
(7‑5)
24‑31 Away Sat Oct 22, 3:30 pm
9 Iowa
(7‑5)
13‑33 Away Sat Oct 29, 3:30 pm
10 Ohio St.
(11‑1)
7‑21 Home Sat Nov 5, 12:00 pm
11 Minnesota
(8‑4)
3‑31 Away Sat Nov 12, 3:30 pm
12 Purdue
(8‑4)
9‑17 Away Sat Nov 19, 12:00 pm
13 Illinois
(8‑4)
3‑41 Home Sat Nov 26, 3:30 pm


Wildcats Nonconference Schedule
Week Wk Opponent Conference Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
2 Duke
(8‑4)
ACCACC 23‑31 Home Sat Sep 10, 12:00 pm
3 S. ILLINOIS ‑‑ 24‑31 Home Sat Sep 17, 12:00 pm
4 Miami OH
(6‑6)
MACMAC 14‑17 Home Sat Sep 24