1974 Northern Illinois Huskies football
1974 record4–7
Head coachJerry Ippoliti (4th season)
Home stadiumHuskie Stadium
(Capacity: 20,257)
← 1973
1975 →

The 1974 Northern Illinois Huskies football team represented Northern Illinois University in the 1974 NCAA Division I football season. This was their last year as an independent team, as they moved to the Mid-American Conference the following season. They were led by head coach Jerry Ippoliti, and they played their home games at Huskie Stadium.


September 7at McNeese StateL 16–19
September 14Long Beach StateW 16–14
September 21Western Michigan
  • Huskies Stadium
  • DeKalb, Illinois
L 13–30
September 28Indiana State
  • Huskie Stadium
  • DeKalb, Illinois
L 14–23
October 5at OhioL 14–31
October 12at MarshallW 20–17
October 19at Southern IllinoisW 17–7
October 26Illinois State
  • Huskie Stadium
  • DeKalb, Illinois
L 14–24
November 2at ToledoL 14–44
November 9at Ball StateL 21–31
November 16Idaho
  • Huskie Stadium
  • DeKalb, Illinois
W 27–21



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