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1986 Northern Illinois Huskies football
ConferenceIndependent
1986 record2–9
Head coachJerry Pettibone (2nd season)
Home stadiumHuskie Stadium
(Capacity: 30,998)
Seasons
← 1985
1987 →
1986 Division I-A independents football records
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 1 Penn State           12 0 0
No. 2 Miami (FL)           11 1 0
No. 20 Virginia Tech           9 2 1
No. 19 Boston College           9 3 0
Tulsa           7 4 0
Florida State           7 4 1
Army           6 5 0
Southwestern Louisiana           6 5 0
Southern Miss           6 5 0
Temple           6 5 0
Pittsburgh           5 5 1
Rutgers           5 5 1
Cincinnati           5 6 0
Notre Dame           5 6 0
Syracuse           5 6 0
South Carolina           3 6 2
Tulane           4 7 0
West Virginia           4 7 0
Louisville           3 8 0
Navy           3 8 0
Wichita State           3 8 0
East Carolina           2 9 0
Northern Illinois           2 9 0
Memphis           1 10 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1986 Northern Illinois Huskies football team represented Northern Illinois University. The Huskies competed in the highest division of football, Division I-A. They were led by second year head coach Jerry Pettibone and they played their home games at Huskie Stadium.

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteResultAttendance
August 306:30 PMBall State*L 10–2011,500
September 612:00 PMat West VirginiaL 14–4756,665
September 131:00 PMat Wisconsin*L 20–3563,294
September 201:00 PMat Iowa*L 3–5766,930
September 276:30 PMWestern Illinois*
  • Huskie Stadium
  • DeKalb, IL
L 0–1026,364
October 46:30 PMat No. 1 Miami (FL)L 0–3433,905
October 183:30 PMat Toledo*L 28–2919,169
October 251:00 PMMiami (OH)*dagger
  • Huskie Stadium
  • DeKalb, IL
L 6–2013,128
November 112:30 PMat Bowling Green*W 16–810,102
November 81:00 PMEastern Michigan*
  • Huskie Stadium
  • DeKalb, IL
W 21–148,556
November 151:00 PMat Ohio*L 26–344,844

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