2019 Northern Michigan Football News

  • Football Sees Eight Earn All-GLIAC Honors
    November 19, 2019
    BAY CITY, Mich. – Northern Michigan University placed eight on the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference All-GLIAC teams this year.
  • Football Scores First But Not Enough at Ashland
    November 16, 2019
    ASHLAND, Ohio – Northern Michigan University Football scored the first points of the game but it wasn’t enough as they would fall to Ashland University in a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference clash. The 31-10 final brings the season to a close.
  • NMU Football Visits Ashland For Season Finale
    November 13, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Football concludes the 2019 season on Saturday with a trip to Ashland University for a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action.
  • Football Honors Seniors on Senior Day
    November 09, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Football team honored their seniors prior to Saturday’s home season finale with Saginaw Valley State University but dropped the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup 56-10.
  • Wildcat Football Hosts SVSU Saturday for Senior Day
    November 05, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Football will honor their seniors Saturday as the Wildcats welcome Saginaw Valley State University to the Superior Dome for Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup.
  • Wildcats Fall at Northwood
    November 02, 2019
    MIDLAND, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Football team scored on their first drive in Saturday’s Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup at Northwood University but it wouldn’t be enough as the Wildcats fell to Northwood 28-10.
  • Football Returns From Bye to Visit Northwood
    October 29, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Football returns to action this week after enjoying a bye week. The Wildcats will head to Northwood University Saturday afternoon for a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup.
  • NMU Football Falls to #17 GVSU
    October 19, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. -- Northern Michigan University Football hosted #17 Grand Valley State University but were unable to get past the Lakers, falling 45-17.
  • NMU Football Hosts #17 GVSU Saturday in Superior Dome
    October 16, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Football team will host #17 Grand Valley State University Saturday afternoon in the Superior Dome.
  • Wildcats Drop GLIAC Game at Michigan Tech
    October 12, 2019
    HOUGHTON, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Football team visited Michigan Technological University in a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup between rivals for the Miner’s Cup but the Wildcats were unable to get the victory, falling 24-20.
  • NMU Football Heads to Michigan Tech for Miner's Cup
    October 08, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Football heads to Michigan Technological University on Saturday to play for the Miners Cup in a clash of Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference rivals.
  • Tyquan Cox Named GLIAC Special Teams Player of the Week
    October 07, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Freshman Tyquan Cox (Chicago, Ill.) has been named the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Special Teams Player of the Week.
  • Two First Quarter Touchdowns Not Enough as Wildcats Fall to Wayne State
    October 05, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Football team scored two touchdowns in the first quarter, but it wouldn’t be enough as the Wildcats fell to Wayne State University 27-14 in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference action.
  • Wildcats Host Wayne State on Family Weekend
    October 01, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Football team returns home to the Superior Dome to take on Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference foe Wayne State University on Family Weekend.
  • Wildcats Recover Five Fumbles at #2 Ferris State
    September 28, 2019
    BIG RAPIDS, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University Football team visited #2 Ferris State University in a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup but were unable to pull out the upset as the Wildcats fell 38-10.
  • Wildcat Football Visits Ferris State Saturday
    September 25, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Football hits the road this week as they travel to #2 Ferris State University to take on the Bulldogs in a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup.
  • Late Score Not Enough For NMU
    September 21, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Football scored a touchdown in the final two minutes but it wasn’t enough as the Wildcats fell to Davenport University 21-7 in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference season opener.
  • Football Prepares for Homecoming Game with Davenport
    September 18, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Football returns to the Superior Dome for Homecoming as they host Davenport University in what also serves as the team's first Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference contest of the year.
  • NMU Falls in Texas
    September 14, 2019
    MIDLAND, Texas ? Northern Michigan University traveled to Texas to take on the University of Texas of the Permian Basin Saturday night but were unable to pull out victory as they fell to the Falcons 33-24.
  • Wildcat Football Heads to Texas
    September 11, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Football heads to Texas this week to take on the University of Texas of the Permian Basin Saturday night at 7 p.m. Eastern. The game will be played away from the UTPB campus in Midland, Texas at the Grande Stadium.
  • Team Effort Gives Wildcats 30-9 Victory in Season Opener
    September 07, 2019
    MARQUETEE, Mich. – Using a team effort that saw both sides of the ball make big plays, the Northern Michigan University Football team opened the 2019 season with a 30-9 victory over McKendree University.
  • NMU Prepares for Football's Season Opener Saturday with McKendree
    September 02, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Football gets started this weekend as they host McKendree University on Saturday, September 7 at 1 p.m. in the Superior Dome.
  • All On The Line - A Look Back at 2018's Success
    August 30, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. -- NMU Football takes a quick look back on a record-breaking 2018 before the 2019 season kicks off.
  • NMU at Tech Football Contest to be Showcased by NCAA Division II Football
    August 27, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University at Michigan Technological University football matchup on October 12 has been selected to be showcased on the NCAA social media as one of 18 games as part of a media agreement intended to promote the division on several platforms throughout the academic year.
  • Ratavian Rinkines Makes a Difference at Black Rocks
    August 14, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Visiting Black Rocks to relax is a common summer activity in the Marquette area, but for sophomore Ratavian Rinkines (Lansing, Mich.), his trip featured an extraordinary feat.
  • NMU Football Ranked in GLIAC Coaches Poll
    July 25, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Football set several records last season and will look to continue their growth they have shown over the past two season as the enter the 2019 season ranked ahead of Northwood University and Michigan Technological University in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Preseason Coaches Poll.
  • NMU Athletics Golf Outings Set
    June 03, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. -- Northern Michigan University Athletics will be holding two golf outings later this month. 
  • NMU Football Releases 2019 Season Schedule
    April 29, 2019
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University Football has released their 2019 season schedule which features five home games.