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Northwestern Wildcats Playoff Picture

Are the Northwestern Wildcats going to play in the Conference Championship game? The Northwestern playoff picture table presents the probabilities that the Wildcats will win the division and play in the Conference Championship game. All future unplayed conference games are assumed won/lost with a probability based upon relative team strengths.

Western Division Playoff Standings
Record Rcrd Divisional Winner No Playoffs
Team W L GP 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Iowa 7 2 9 100% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
 
Minnesota 6 3 9 X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Wisconsin 6 3 9 X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^
Purdue 6 3 9 X X X 100% ^ ^ ^
Illinois 4 5 9 X X X X 100% ^ ^
Nebraska 1 8 9 X X X X X 100% ^
NorthwesternN. Western 1 8 9 X X X X X X 100%
  • Notes
  • ^ means the team will finish better than this playoff spot
  • X means the team cannot win this playoff spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - green number indicates the team controls its destiny for this spot
  • 50% - probability the team will win this playoff spot - red number indicates the team does not control its destiny for this spot
  • Table Sorting Method

Wildcats Conference Schedule
Current Week
Week Wk Opponent Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
1 Michigan St.
(10‑2)
21‑38 Home Fri Sep 3, 9:00 pm
5 Nebraska
(3‑9)
7‑56 Away Sat Oct 2, 7:30 pm
7 Rutgers
(6‑7)
21‑7 Home Sat Oct 16, 12:00 pm
8 Michigan
(11‑1)
7‑33 Away Sat Oct 23, 12:00 pm
9 Minnesota
(8‑4)
14‑41 Home Sat Oct 30, 3:30 pm
10 Iowa
(10‑2)
12‑17 Home Sat Nov 6, 7:00 pm
11 Wisconsin
(8‑4)
7‑35 Away Sat Nov 13
12 Purdue
(8‑4)
14‑32 Home Sat Nov 20, 12:00 pm
13 Illinois
(5‑7)
14‑47 Away Sat Nov 27, 3:30 pm


Wildcats Nonconference Schedule
Week Wk Opponent Conference Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
2 Indiana St. ‑‑ 24‑6 Home Sat Sep 11, 12:00 pm
3 Duke
(3‑9)
ACCACC 23‑30 Away Sat Sep 18, 4:00 pm
4 Ohio
(3‑9)
MACMAC 35‑6 Home Sat Sep 25, 12:00 pm