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1947 Northern Illinois State Huskies football
Hoosier Bowl, L 0–20 vs. Evansville
ConferenceIllinois Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
1947 record4–3–3 (2–1–1 IIAC)
Head coachGeorge "Chick" Evans (19th season)
Home stadiumGlidden Field
(Capacity: 5,500)
Seasons
← 1946
1948 →
Template:1947 IIAC football standings

The 1947 Northern Illinois State Huskies football team represented Northern Illinois State Teachers College during the 1947 college football season. There were no divisions of college football during this time period and the Huskies competed in the Illinois Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. They were led by nineteenth year head coach Chick Evans and played their home games at the 5,500 seat Glidden Field, located on the east end of campus.

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 19Aurora Clippers*T 6–6
September 26at St. Ambrose*Davenport, IAL 7–20
October 3Central Michigan*
  • Glidden Field
  • DeKalb, IL
T 6–6
October 11Eastern Michigan*
  • Glidden Field
  • DeKalb, IL
W 21–6
October 18at Illinois StateNormal, ILT 7–7
October 25at Southern IllinoisCarbondale, ILL 0–20
November 1Western Illinois
  • Glidden Field
  • DeKalb, IL
W 33–0
November 8Eastern Illinois
  • Glidden Field
  • DeKalb, IL
W 25–6
November 22Millikin*
  • Glidden Field
  • DeKalb, IL
W 26–6
November 29at Evansville*Evansville, IN (Hoosier Bowl)L 0–20
  • *Non-conference game

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