NIU Football Schedule 2018
NIU kicks off their 2018 football schedule on Saturday, Sept. 1 on the road in Iowa City against the Iowa Hawkeyes. Other non-conference games on the schedule for NIU in 2018 include a home contest against Utah and trips to take on Florida State and BYU.
MAC opponents on the 2018 NIU football schedule include Central Michigan, Ohio, Toledo, and Miami (Ohio) at home and Eastern Michigan, Ball State, Akron, and Western Michigan on the road.
Phil Steele ranks NIU’s 2018 football schedule as the 67th toughest schedule in the country. NIU’s opponents in 2018 have a combined record of 79-75 (51.3%) based on last season’s results.