|1927 Northwestern Wildcats football|
|Conference||Big Ten Conference|
|1927 record||4–4 (2–3 Big Ten)|
|Head coach||Dick Hanley (1st season)|
|Home stadium||Dyche Stadium|
|1927 Big Ten football standings|
|#1 Illinois §||5||–||0||–||0||7||–||0||–||1|
|#3 Minnesota §||3||–||0||–||1||6||–||0||–||2|
|§ – Conference co-champions |
Rankings from Dickinson System
The 1927 Northwestern Wildcats team represented Northwestern University during the 1927 Big Ten Conference football season. In their first year under head coach Dick Hanley, the Wildcats compiled a 4–4 record (2–3 against Big Ten Conference opponents) and finished in a tie for sixth place in the Big Ten Conference.
|October 1||South Dakota*||W 47–2|
|October 8||Utah*||W 13–6|
|October 15||at Ohio State||W 19–13|
|October 22||Illinois||L 6–7|
|October 29||Missouri*||L 19–34|
|November 5||at Purdue||L 6–18|
|November 12||Indiana||L 7–18|
|November 19||Iowa||W 12–0|
- ↑ "Year-by-Year Results" (PDF). 2007. p. 146. http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/nw/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/nu-mg-07-history.pdf#page=5.
- ↑ "1927 Northwestern Wildcats Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/northwestern/1927-schedule.html. Retrieved February 22, 2016.
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