2021 Northwestern Wildcats Schedule


Records include games against Division I opponents only.
Streaks include games against all opponents.
All times are Eastern

Records


  • Overall

    5-8

  • Home

    4-3

  • Road

    1-5

  • Neutral

    0-0

  • Conf

    3-7
  • Non
    Conf

    2-1
  • Post
    Season

    0-0

Last 10 / Streaks


  • Last 10

    3-7

  • Streak

    7L
  • Home
    Streak

    2L
  • Road
    Streak

    5L

Rankings / Strength of Schedule (SOS)


  • NET

    74

  • RPI

    113
    (0.5293)
  • Non-Conference
    RPI

    295
    (0.3839)

  • ELO

    158
    (1338)

  • SOS

    28
    (0.5906)
  • Non-Conference
    SOS

    312
    (0.3580)

Quadrant Records - NET


  • Quadrant 1

    2-7

  • Quadrant 2

    0-1

  • Quadrant 3

    1-0

  • Quadrant 4

    2-0

Quadrant Records - RPI


  • Quadrant 1

    2-5

  • Quadrant 2

    0-2

  • Quadrant 3

    1-1

  • Quadrant 4

    2-0

Schedule

  • +
    DEC
    2
    WED
     
    Arkansas-Pine Bluff
    (3-11) RPI: 318NET: 339
    Evanston, IL
    Welsh-Ryan Arena
    TV: BTN
    W   92 - 49
    1 2 Total
    Arkansas-Pine Bluff 29 20 49
    Northwestern 39 53 92
    Location: Evanston, IL
    Arena: Welsh-Ryan Arena

    Opponent NET: 339
    Opponent RPI: 318
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Arkansas-Pine Bluff 15-56
    26.8%
    13-40
    32.5%
    2-16
    12.5%
    28.6% 17-26
    65.4%
    5 25 7 4 2 10 18 49
    Northwestern 32-62
    51.6%
    18-33
    54.5%
    14-29
    48.3%
    62.9% 14-23
    60.9%
    9 41 25 3 5 11 22 92
  • +
    DEC
    5
    SAT
     
    Chicago State
    (0-9) RPI: 336NET: 346
    Evanston, IL
    Welsh-Ryan Arena
    TV: BTN
    W   111 - 66
    1 2 Total
    Chicago State 35 31 66
    Northwestern 51 60 111
    Location: Evanston, IL
    Arena: Welsh-Ryan Arena

    Opponent NET: 346
    Opponent RPI: 336
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Chicago State 24-66
    36.4%
    15-32
    46.9%
    9-34
    26.5%
    43.2% 9-13
    69.2%
    2 21 16 6 0 13 24 66
    Northwestern 36-70
    51.4%
    25-46
    54.3%
    11-24
    45.8%
    59.3% 28-37
    75.7%
    13 41 28 6 1 9 15 111
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  • +
    DEC
    9
    WED
     
    Pittsburgh
    (8-3) RPI: 81NET: 58
    Evanston, IL
    Welsh-Ryan Arena
    TV: ESPNU
    L   70 - 71
    1 2 Total
    Pittsburgh 22 49 71
    Northwestern 33 37 70
    Location: Evanston, IL
    Arena: Welsh-Ryan Arena

    Opponent NET: 58
    Opponent RPI: 81
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Pittsburgh 25-71
    35.2%
    17-48
    35.4%
    8-23
    34.8%
    40.8% 13-21
    61.9%
    19 35 12 4 2 13 24 71
    Northwestern 21-57
    36.8%
    13-29
    44.8%
    8-28
    28.6%
    43.9% 20-27
    74.1%
    4 30 15 5 5 13 20 70
  •  
  • DEC
    13
    SUN
     
    SIUE
    (3-5) RPI: 199NET: 289
    Evanston, IL
    Welsh-Ryan Arena
    TV: ESPNU
    Canceled
    1 2 Total
    SIUE 0
    Northwestern 0
    Location: Evanston, IL
    Arena: Welsh-Ryan Arena

    Opponent NET: 289
    Opponent RPI: 199
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    SIUE 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Northwestern 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • +
    DEC
    15
    TUE
    Non Div I
    Quincy
    Evanston, IL
    Welsh-Ryan Arena
    W   100 - 48
    1 2 Total
    Non Div I - Quincy 17 31 48
    Northwestern 47 53 100
    Location: Evanston, IL
    Arena: Welsh-Ryan Arena

    Opponent NET:
    Opponent RPI:
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Non Div I - Quincy 19-53
    35.8%
    11-28
    39.3%
    8-25
    32.0%
    43.4% 2-3
    66.7%
    4 19 15 1 10 19 18 48
    Northwestern 34-76
    44.7%
    20-47
    42.6%
    14-29
    48.3%
    53.9% 18-24
    75.0%
    24 31 20 5 5 7 15 100
  • +
    DEC
    20
    SUN
     
    Michigan State
    (8-4) RPI: 154NET: 87
    Evanston, IL
    Welsh-Ryan Arena
    TV: BTN
    W   79 - 65
    1 2 Total
    Michigan State 30 35 65
    Northwestern 43 36 79
    Location: Evanston, IL
    Arena: Welsh-Ryan Arena

    Opponent NET: 87
    Opponent RPI: 154
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Michigan State 26-67
    38.8%
    18-36
    50.0%
    8-31
    25.8%
    44.8% 5-10
    50.0%
    11 22 19 7 1 8 16 65
    Northwestern 27-51
    52.9%
    17-30
    56.7%
    10-21
    47.6%
    62.7% 15-18
    83.3%
    3 29 16 7 0 12 14 79
  • +
    DEC
    23
    WED
    AT
     
    Indiana
    (9-7) RPI: 67NET: 37
    Bloomington, IN
    Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall
    TV: BTN
    W   74 - 67
    1 2 Total
    Northwestern 37 37 74
    Indiana 28 39 67
    Location: Bloomington, IN
    Arena: Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall

    Opponent NET: 37
    Opponent RPI: 67
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Northwestern 28-50
    56.0%
    21-31
    67.7%
    7-19
    36.8%
    63.0% 11-13
    84.6%
    5 20 13 10 1 16 17 74
    Indiana 25-52
    48.1%
    18-34
    52.9%
    7-18
    38.9%
    54.8% 10-16
    62.5%
    9 18 11 7 2 16 14 67
  • +
    DEC
    26
    SAT
    # 15
    Ohio State
    (12-4) RPI: 20NET: 17
    Evanston, IL
    Welsh-Ryan Arena
    W   71 - 70
    1 2 Total
    Ohio State 34 36 70
    Northwestern 34 37 71
    Location: Evanston, IL
    Arena: Welsh-Ryan Arena

    Opponent NET: 17
    Opponent RPI: 20
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ohio State 27-61
    44.3%
    23-41
    56.1%
    4-20
    20.0%
    47.5% 12-15
    80.0%
    11 29 16 3 1 10 15 70
    Northwestern 28-58
    48.3%
    22-42
    52.4%
    6-16
    37.5%
    53.4% 9-14
    64.3%
    4 22 24 7 5 5 14 71
  • +
    DEC
    29
    TUE
    AT
    # 4
    Iowa
    (12-3) RPI: 40NET: 5
    Iowa City, IA
    Carver-Hawkeye Arena
    L   72 - 87
    1 2 Total
    Northwestern 36 36 72
    Iowa 45 42 87
    Location: Iowa City, IA
    Arena: Carver-Hawkeye Arena

    Opponent NET: 5
    Opponent RPI: 40
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Northwestern 26-59
    44.1%
    15-34
    44.1%
    11-25
    44.0%
    53.4% 9-12
    75.0%
    8 24 15 5 2 12 17 72
    Iowa 28-58
    48.3%
    17-32
    53.1%
    11-26
    42.3%
    57.8% 20-25
    80.0%
    10 26 17 6 2 8 12 87
  • +
    JAN
    3
    SUN
    AT
    # 7
    Michigan
    (13-1) RPI: 3NET: 3
    Ann Arbor, MI
    Crisler Center
    L   66 - 85
    1 2 Total
    Northwestern 29 37 66
    Michigan 43 42 85
    Location: Ann Arbor, MI
    Arena: Crisler Center

    Opponent NET: 3
    Opponent RPI: 3
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Northwestern 26-63
    41.3%
    21-45
    46.7%
    5-18
    27.8%
    45.2% 9-12
    75.0%
    7 21 12 1 1 10 14 66
    Michigan 32-64
    50.0%
    20-37
    54.1%
    12-27
    44.4%
    59.4% 9-14
    64.3%
    12 30 22 4 8 12 15 85
  • +
    JAN
    7
    THU
    # 22
    Illinois
    (10-5) RPI: 46NET: 7
    Evanston, IL
    Welsh-Ryan Arena
    L   56 - 81
    1 2 Total
    Illinois 28 53 81
    Northwestern 43 13 56
    Location: Evanston, IL
    Arena: Welsh-Ryan Arena

    Opponent NET: 7
    Opponent RPI: 46
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Illinois 27-55
    49.1%
    16-28
    57.1%
    11-27
    40.7%
    59.1% 16-21
    76.2%
    10 31 19 4 4 15 17 81
    Northwestern 18-55
    32.7%
    12-35
    34.3%
    6-20
    30.0%
    38.2% 14-18
    77.8%
    7 22 13 10 0 13 16 56
  • +
    JAN
    13
    WED
    AT
    # 15
    Ohio State
    (12-4) RPI: 20NET: 17
    Columbus, OH
    Value City Arena
    L   71 - 81
    1 2 Total
    Northwestern 33 38 71
    Ohio State 42 39 81
    Location: Columbus, OH
    Arena: Value City Arena

    Opponent NET: 17
    Opponent RPI: 20
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Northwestern 25-63
    39.7%
    19-40
    47.5%
    6-23
    26.1%
    44.4% 15-21
    71.4%
    8 27 9 5 1 4 21 71
    Ohio State 27-54
    50.0%
    17-29
    58.6%
    10-25
    40.0%
    59.3% 17-25
    68.0%
    5 34 12 1 2 11 18 81
  • +
    JAN
    17
    SUN
    # 4
    Iowa
    (12-3) RPI: 40NET: 5
    Evanston, IL
    Welsh-Ryan Arena
    L   73 - 96
    1 2 Total
    Iowa 49 47 96
    Northwestern 37 36 73
    Location: Evanston, IL
    Arena: Welsh-Ryan Arena

    Opponent NET: 5
    Opponent RPI: 40
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Iowa 33-57
    57.9%
    23-33
    69.7%
    10-24
    41.7%
    66.7% 20-26
    76.9%
    7 33 22 2 6 9 14 96
    Northwestern 27-65
    41.5%
    18-32
    56.2%
    9-33
    27.3%
    48.5% 10-14
    71.4%
    6 21 19 3 2 6 22 73
  • +
    JAN
    20
    WED
    AT
    # 10
    Wisconsin
    (12-4) RPI: 41NET: 18
    Madison, WI
    Kohl Center
    L   52 - 68
    1 2 Total
    Northwestern 34 18 52
    Wisconsin 41 27 68
    Location: Madison, WI
    Arena: Kohl Center

    Opponent NET: 18
    Opponent RPI: 41
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Northwestern 21-51
    41.2%
    14-28
    50.0%
    7-23
    30.4%
    48.0% 3-7
    42.9%
    4 23 10 3 2 10 17 0
    Wisconsin 24-55
    43.6%
    14-28
    50.0%
    10-27
    37.0%
    52.7% 10-11
    90.9%
    6 28 14 5 2 8 13 0
  • +
    JAN
    23
    SAT
    AT
     
    Penn State
    (5-6) RPI: 74NET: 40
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    TV: BTN
    L   78 - 81
    1 2 Total
    Northwestern 33 45 78
    Penn State 38 43 81
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 40
    Opponent RPI: 74
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Northwestern 29-59
    49.2%
    18-33
    54.5%
    11-26
    42.3%
    58.5% 9-12
    75.0%
    5 20 16 8 2 14 20 78
    Penn State 26-55
    47.3%
    17-35
    48.6%
    9-20
    45.0%
    55.5% 20-26
    76.9%
    13 25 12 10 4 16 15 81
  • JAN
    31
    SUN
     
    Rutgers
    (8-6) RPI: 60NET: 56
    Evanston, IL
    Welsh-Ryan Arena
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Rutgers 0
    Northwestern 0
    Location: Evanston, IL
    Arena: Welsh-Ryan Arena

    Opponent NET: 56
    Opponent RPI: 60
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Rutgers 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Northwestern 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    3
    WED
    # 7
    Michigan
    (13-1) RPI: 3NET: 3
    Evanston, IL
    Welsh-Ryan Arena
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Michigan 0
    Northwestern 0
    Location: Evanston, IL
    Arena: Welsh-Ryan Arena

    Opponent NET: 3
    Opponent RPI: 3
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Michigan 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Northwestern 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    6
    SAT
    AT
     
    Purdue
    (11-6) RPI: 28NET: 29
    West Lafayette, IN
    Mackey Arena
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Northwestern 0
    Purdue 0
    Location: West Lafayette, IN
    Arena: Mackey Arena

    Opponent NET: 29
    Opponent RPI: 28
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Northwestern 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Purdue 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    10
    WED
     
    Indiana
    (9-7) RPI: 67NET: 37
    Evanston, IL
    Welsh-Ryan Arena
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Indiana 0
    Northwestern 0
    Location: Evanston, IL
    Arena: Welsh-Ryan Arena

    Opponent NET: 37
    Opponent RPI: 67
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Indiana 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Northwestern 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    13
    SAT
    AT
     
    Rutgers
    (8-6) RPI: 60NET: 56
    Piscataway, NJ
    Rutgers Athletic Center
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Northwestern 0
    Rutgers 0
    Location: Piscataway, NJ
    Arena: Rutgers Athletic Center

    Opponent NET: 56
    Opponent RPI: 60
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Northwestern 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Rutgers 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    16
    TUE
    AT
    # 22
    Illinois
    (10-5) RPI: 46NET: 7
    Champaign, IL
    State Farm Center
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Northwestern 0
    Illinois 0
    Location: Champaign, IL
    Arena: State Farm Center

    Opponent NET: 7
    Opponent RPI: 46
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Northwestern 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Illinois 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    21
    SUN
    # 10
    Wisconsin
    (12-4) RPI: 41NET: 18
    Evanston, IL
    Welsh-Ryan Arena
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Wisconsin 0
    Northwestern 0
    Location: Evanston, IL
    Arena: Welsh-Ryan Arena

    Opponent NET: 18
    Opponent RPI: 41
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Wisconsin 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Northwestern 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    27
    SAT
    AT
    # 17
    Minnesota
    (11-5) RPI: 22NET: 41
    Minneapolis, MN
    Williams Arena
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Northwestern 0
    Minnesota 0
    Location: Minneapolis, MN
    Arena: Williams Arena

    Opponent NET: 41
    Opponent RPI: 22
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Northwestern 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Minnesota 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • MAR
    3
    WED
     
    Maryland
    (8-7) RPI: 17NET: 34
    Evanston, IL
    Welsh-Ryan Arena
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Maryland 0
    Northwestern 0
    Location: Evanston, IL
    Arena: Welsh-Ryan Arena

    Opponent NET: 34
    Opponent RPI: 17
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Maryland 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Northwestern 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • MAR
    7
    SUN
     
    Nebraska
    (3-8) RPI: 212NET: 163
    Evanston, IL
    Welsh-Ryan Arena
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Nebraska 0
    Northwestern 0
    Location: Evanston, IL
    Arena: Welsh-Ryan Arena

    Opponent NET: 163
    Opponent RPI: 212
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Nebraska 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Northwestern 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0