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1989 Northern Illinois Huskies football
ConferenceIndependent
1989 record9–2
Head coachJerry Pettibone (5th season)
Home stadiumHuskie Stadium
(Capacity: 30,998)
Seasons
← 1988
1990 →
1989 Division I-A independents football records
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 1 Miami         11 1 0
No. 2 Notre Dame         12 1 0
No. 3 Florida State         10 2 0
Northern Illinois         9 2 0
No. 15 Penn State         8 3 1
No. 17 Pittsburgh         8 3 1
No. 21 West Virginia         8 3 1
Syracuse         8 4 0
Southwestern Louisiana         7 4 0
Akron         6 4 1
South Carolina         6 4 1
Virginia Tech         6 4 1
Louisiana Tech         5 4 1
Army         6 5 0
Louisville         6 5 0
East Carolina         5 5 1
Tulsa         6 6 0
Southern Miss         5 6 0
Tulane         4 8 0
Navy         3 8 0
Rutgers         2 7 2
Boston College         2 9 0
Memphis         2 9 0
Cincinnati         1 9 1
Temple         1 10 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1989 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 fifth year head coach Jerry Pettibone and they played their home games at Huskie Stadium.

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 26:30 PMCal State Fullerton*W 26–178,235
September 91:30 PMat No. 4 Nebraska*L 17–4876,194
September 231:10 PMat Kansas State*W 37–2020,256
September 306:30 PMWestern Illinois*
  • Huskie Stadium
  • DeKalb, Illinois
W 34–2722,365
October 71:00 PMSouthern Illinois*dagger
  • Huskie Stadium
  • DeKalb, Illinois
SCCW 29–2423,933
October 142:00 PMat Louisiana TechL 21–4217,300
October 211:00 PMUNLV*
  • Huskie Stadium
  • DeKalb, Illinois
W 42–2416,352
October 2812:00 PMat TempleW 20–1715,712
November 41:00 PMSouthwestern Louisiana
  • Huskie Stadium
  • DeKalb, Illinois
W 23–205,604
November 111:00 PMToledo*
  • Huskie Stadium
  • DeKalb, Illinois
W 39–275,971
November 1812:30 PMat CincinnatiW 56–34,610

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