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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 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Wisconsin 9 0 100% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
NorthwesternN. Western 7 2 X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^ ^
Purdue 4 5 X X 100% ^ ^ ^ ^
Iowa 4 5 X X X 100% ^ ^ ^
Nebraska 3 6 X X X X 100% ^ ^
Minnesota 2 7 X X X X X 100% ^
Illinois 0 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)
5 Wisconsin 
(12‑1)
24‑33 Away Sat Sep 30, 12:00 pm
6 Penn St. 
(10‑2)
7‑31 Home Sat Oct 7, 12:00 pm
7 Maryland 
(4‑8)
37‑21 Away Sat Oct 14, 3:30 pm
8 Iowa 
(7‑5)
17‑10 (OT) Home Sat Oct 21, 12:00 pm
9 Michigan St. 
(9‑3)
39‑31 (OT) Home Sat Oct 28, 3:30 pm
10 Nebraska 
(4‑8)
31‑24 (OT) Away Sat Nov 4, 3:30 pm
11 Purdue 
(6‑6)
23‑13 Home Sat Nov 11, 7:00 pm
12 Minnesota 
(5‑7)
39‑0 Home Sat Nov 18, 12:00 pm
13 Illinois 
(2‑10)
42‑7 Away Sat Nov 25, 4:00 pm


Wildcats Nonconference Schedule
Week Wk Opponent Conference Score Home / Away Date / Time (ET)
1 Nevada 
(3‑9)
Mountain West Mntn West 31‑20 Home Sat Sep 2, 3:30 pm
2 Duke 
(6‑6)
ACC ACC 17‑41 Away Sat Sep 9, 12:00 pm
3 Bowling Green 
(2‑10)
MAC MAC 49‑7 Home Sat Sep 16, 7:30 pm