North Central (Ill.) Cardinals

Schedule

Overall record: 13-1 - Conference: 7-0
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • D-III opponent)
9/14 at UW-La Crosse W, 41-24 BX RC RC P
9/21 vs. UW-Stout W, 41-14 BX RC
9/28 vs. UW-Stevens Point W, 27-7 BX RC
10/5 at Elmhurst * • W, 31-14 BX RC RC
10/12 vs. Millikin * • W, 55-7 BX RC
10/19 at North Park * • W, 42-0 BX RC
10/26 vs. Carthage * • W, 72-20 BX RC RC
11/2 at Illinois Wesleyan * • W, 46-17 BX
11/9 at Wheaton (Ill.) * • W, 35-16 BX RC
11/16 vs. Augustana * • W, 53-14 BX RC
11/23 vs. Albion W, 63-7 BX RC RC P
11/30 vs. UW-Platteville W, 52-24 BX RC P
12/7 at Bethel W, 41-17 BX RC RC P
12/14 at Mount Union L, 41-40 BX RC RC P
Overall record: 13-1 - Conference: 7-0
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
10/5 at Elmhurst * • W, 31-14 BX RC RC
10/12 vs. Millikin * • W, 55-7 BX RC
10/19 at North Park * • W, 42-0 BX RC
10/26 vs. Carthage * • W, 72-20 BX RC RC
11/2 at Illinois Wesleyan * • W, 46-17 BX
11/9 at Wheaton (Ill.) * • W, 35-16 BX RC
11/16 vs. Augustana * • W, 53-14 BX RC

2013

Schools Conf All
North Central (Ill.) 7-0 13-1
Illinois Wesleyan 6-1 9-2
Wheaton (Ill.) 5-2 8-2
Augustana 3-4 5-5
Elmhurst 3-4 4-6
North Park 3-4 3-7
Millikin 1-6 2-8
Carthage 0-7 1-9

Previous seasons

loki/standings
Year Overall Conf
2017 10-2, 7-1 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: 2625
Location: Naperville, IL
Colors: Cardinal, White
Stadium: Bendetti-Wehrli Stadium (5889)
Surface: Turf

News Releases

September 18, 2019 North Central Week 2 Preview: WashU Two weeks removed from an impressive season-opening performance, the Cardinals hit the road once again to begin the chase for a fourth straight conference title.
September 13, 2019 North Central 'Red Zone,' 9/12/19 North Central College head football coach Jeff Thorne, senior quarterback Broc Rutter and senior linebacker Zach Greenberg visit the Naperville Community Television studio to review the Cardinals' season-opening victory at Christopher Newport in the season 12 premiere of The Red Zone.
September 7, 2019 North Central Storms Past CNU for First Win  In what wound up being the second victory of the weekend, the North Central College football team got the 2019 season started in grand style on Saturday, rolling to a big early lead and departing TowneBank Stadium with a 43-13 triumph over Christopher Newport University. 
September 4, 2019 North Central Week 1 Preview: Christopher Newport Packing a roster loaded with seasoned veterans, the Cardinals are off on a season-opening road trip to kick off a promising new season with a challenging opening contest against a new opponent.
December 6, 2018 Watch: Gagliardi finalists announcement The votes are in, and the 13 semifinalists for the 2018 Gagliardi Trophy will be whittled down to four finalists. Watch at 4 p.m. ET as we reveal those four names.
November 24, 2018 Bethel Claims Second-Round Battle over North Central The closest of the eight NCAA Division III Football Championship second-round games played on Saturday came down to the wire at Benedetti-Wehrli Stadium on Saturday, as the ninth-ranked North Central College Cardinals saw the 2018 season end with a 27-24 loss to 11th-ranked Bethel University (Minnesota).