North Central (Ill.) Cardinals

Schedule

Overall record: 2-7 - Conference: 2-5
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
9/11 vs. Benedictine L, 16-10
9/25 at Chicago L, 7-0
10/2 vs. Wheaton (Ill.) * • L, 49-13
10/9 vs. Elmhurst * • W, 14-10
10/16 at Millikin * • L, 45-13
10/23 at Augustana * • L, 40-14
10/30 vs. Illinois Wesleyan * • L, 14-6
11/6 vs. North Park * • W, 14-10
11/13 at Carthage * • L, 27-18
Overall record: 2-7 - Conference: 2-5
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
10/2 vs. Wheaton (Ill.) * • L, 49-13
10/9 vs. Elmhurst * • W, 14-10
10/16 at Millikin * • L, 45-13
10/23 at Augustana * • L, 40-14
10/30 vs. Illinois Wesleyan * • L, 14-6
11/6 vs. North Park * • W, 14-10
11/13 at Carthage * • L, 27-18

1999

Schools Conf All
Augustana 6-1 9-2
Millikin 5-2 7-2
Wheaton (Ill.) 5-2 7-2
Illinois Wesleyan 4-3 6-3
Carthage 4-3 5-4
North Central (Ill.) 2-5 2-7
Elmhurst 1-6 2-7
North Park 1-6 2-7

Previous seasons

loki/standings
Year Overall Conf
2017 0-0, 0-0 CCIW
2016 11-1, 8-0 CCIW
2015 7-3, 6-1 CCIW
2014 8-2, 6-1 CCIW
2013 13-1, 7-0 CCIW
2012 9-3, 6-1 CCIW
2011 10-2, 7-0 CCIW
2010 12-1, 7-0 CCIW
2009 8-2, 6-1 CCIW
2008 11-1, 7-0 CCIW
2007 9-3, 6-1 CCIW
2006 9-3, 6-1 CCIW
2005 9-2, 6-1 CCIW
2004 7-3, 4-3 CCIW
2003 7-3, 4-3 CCIW
2002 6-4, 4-3 CCIW
2001 3-7, 2-5 CCIW
2000 5-5, 3-4 CCIW
1999 2-7, 2-5 CCIW
1998 3-6, 1-6 CCIW

Team Info

North Central (Ill.)

Cardinals

Coach: John Thorne (Illinois Wesleyan '69)
Conference: CCIW
Enrollment: 2490
Location: Naperville, IL
Colors: Cardinal, White
Stadium: Bendetti-Wehrli Stadium (5500)
Surface: Turf

News Releases

November 25, 2017 North Central's Playoff Run Ends in Oshkosh A first-half scoring surge left the North Central College football team playing catch-up most of the afternoon in the second round of the NCAA Division III Football Championship at Titan Stadium Saturday, as the Cardinals scrambled to get back into contention before running out of time in a 42-21 loss to the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh.
November 24, 2017 North Central 'Red Zone, '11/23/17 On the eleventh episode of season 10 of The Red Zone, North Central College head football coach Jeff Thorne discusses the Cardinals' 17-7 win over St. John''s University in the first round of the NCAA Division III Championship. Sophomore running back Dom Muoghalu and senior defensive lineman Billy Douds discuss the win, the season and what they're thankful for. Produced by Naperville Community Television.
November 22, 2017 North Central Round 2 Playoff Preview vs. UW-Oshkosh The Cardinals return to the second round of the postseason for the second straight year, looking to unseat a Wisconsin-Oshkosh squad which made last season's national championship game.
November 20, 2017 Gagliardi Trophy semifinalists announced Nearly 30 players were nominated, but only 10 get to the semifinal stage. Who are they? Read up on the players, then cast your fan ballot for the top overall student-athlete in Division III football.
November 18, 2017 Wartburg wins in OT; N.Central in tight game; Trine in blowout The top ten teams played like it in the top-left bracket, while Wartburg had three defensive stands and outlasted Franklin in overtime and Trine found the lightning to go with the thunder in Saturday's first-round playoff action.
November 18, 2017 North Central Ousts Saint John's in First-Round Battle Adversity came from all sides as the North Central College football team opened its 10th postseason appearance on Saturday, but the Cardinals summoned their courage, made the necessary adjustments and found a way to prevail, defeating sixth-ranked Saint John's University, 17-7, in the first round of the NCAA Division III Football Championship at Benedetti-Wehrli Stadium.