Northwestern Wildcats
Conference: Big Ten
Northwestern Wildcats RPI is '48'
Records include games against Division I opponents only.
Streaks include games against all opponents.
Record
Overall 24 - 12
Home 14 - 4
Away 5 - 5
Neutral 5 - 3
Conference 10 - 8
Non-Conf. 11 - 2
Post Season 3 - 2
Predictions
Record 24 - 12
Conf Record 10 - 8
RPI 48
SOS 49
Rankings
Rank Value
RPI 48 0.5783
Non Conf RPI 35 0.5982
SOS 49 0.5586
Non Conf SOS 107 0.5236
NPI 54 82.21
ELO Chess 45 1722
Record vs. RPI/NPI Teams
RPI NPI
1-50 6 - 9 4 - 8
51-100 3 - 3 2 - 3
101-200 10 - 0 7 - 1
201+ 5 - 0 11 - 0
Points / Game
Offense 71.1
Defense 65.4
Margin +5.6
Current Streaks
Overall Streak 1 Loss
Home Streak 1 Loss
Road Streak 2 Losses
Last 10 5 - 5
Rankings by Week
Pre 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 Final
AP 34 33 34 29 28 25 29 28 27 37 36
Coaches 37 26 26 26 28 27 28 34 29 28 32
RPI 56 16 27 38 49 47 44 38 34 29 33 33 37 50 54 51 48
Predicted RPI 14 28 73 63 63 41 37 34 35 38 38 56 54 51
Projected Seed 8 10 9 10 8
Final Projected Seed is the team's actual seed in the NCAA tournament

All times are Eastern
Conference games are in Bold
Opponent
Date / Time TV Location RPI Name Record Results
1 NOV 11
FRI
333 Mississippi Valley State 7-25 W 94 - 63
Legends Classic - Evanston, IL
2 NOV 14
MON
BTN 155 Eastern Washington 20-12 W 86 - 72
Gavitt Tip-Off Games - Indianapolis, IN
3 NOV 16
WED
FS1 @ 13 Butler 25-9 L 68 - 70
Legends Classic - Brooklyn, NY
4 NOV 21
MON
ESPN3 vs 156 Texas 11-22 W 77 - 58
5 NOV 22
TUE
ESPNU vs 22 Notre Dame 26-10 L 66 - 70
Legends Classic - Evanston, IL
6 NOV 25
FRI
BTN
Plus
280 Bryant 11-20 W 86 - 66
ACC/Big Ten Challenge
7 NOV 28
MON
ESPNU 43 Wake Forest 19-14 W 65 - 58
8 DEC 3
SAT
236 DePaul 9-23 W 80 - 64
9 DEC 11
SUN
161 New Orleans 17-12 W 83 - 49
10 DEC 14
WED
318 Chicago State 3-26 W 68 - 64
State Farm Chicago Legends - Chicago, IL
11 DEC 17
SAT
vs 36 Dayton 23-8 W 67 - 64
12 DEC 20
TUE
217 IUPUI 12-18 W 87 - 65
13 DEC 22
THU
185 Houston Baptist 13-14 W 72 - 63
14 DEC 27
TUE
@ 104 Penn State 15-18 W 87 - 77
15 DEC 30
FRI
@ 47 Michigan State 20-15 L 52 - 61
16 JAN 5
THU
25 Minnesota 24-10 L 66 - 70
17 JAN 8
SUN
@ 111 Nebraska 11-19 W 74 - 66
18 JAN 12
THU
@ 177 Rutgers 14-18 W 69 - 60
19 JAN 15
SUN
83 Iowa 19-15 W 89 - 54
20 JAN 22
SUN
@ 92 Ohio State 17-15 W 74 - 70
21 JAN 26
THU
111 Nebraska 11-19 W 73 - 61
22 JAN 29
SUN
81 Indiana 18-16 W 68 - 55
23 FEB 1
WED
@ 18 Purdue 27-8 L 59 - 80
24 FEB 7
TUE
60 Illinois 19-15 L 61 - 68
25 FEB 12
SUN
@ 30 Wisconsin 27-10 W 66 - 59
26 FEB 15
WED
38 Maryland 23-9 L 64 - 74
27 FEB 18
SAT
177 Rutgers 14-18 W 69 - 65
28 FEB 21
TUE
@ 60 Illinois 19-15 L 50 - 66
29 FEB 25
SAT
@ 81 Indiana 18-16 L 62 - 63
30 MAR 1
WED
23 Michigan 26-12 W 67 - 65
31 MAR 5
SUN
18 Purdue 27-8 L 65 - 69
Big Ten Tournament - Second Round - Washington DC (Verizon Center)
32 MAR 9
THU
vs 177 Rutgers 14-18 W 83 - 61
Big Ten Tournament - Quarterfinals - Washington DC (Verizon Center)
33 MAR 10
FRI
vs 38 Maryland 23-9 W 72 - 64
Big Ten Tournament - Semifinals - Washington DC (Verizon Center)
34 MAR 11
SAT
vs 30 Wisconsin 27-10 L 48 - 76
NCAA - First Round - Vivint Smart Home Arena (Salt Lake City, UT)
35 MAR 16
THU
TBS vs 42 Vanderbilt 19-16 W 68 - 66
NCAA - Second Round - Vivint Smart Home Arena (Salt Lake City, UT)
36 MAR 18
SAT
CBS vs 6 Gonzaga 37-2 L 73 - 79