Illinois Fighting Illini Vs Northwestern Wildcats Tickets

The Illinois Fighting Illini vs Northwestern Wildcats is one that features two of the foremost college football teams in the nation, from schools that are members of the Big Ten Conference in the NCAA Division I. These are teams that have won championships, both conference and national, as well as received a large number of awards, with their players inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame. On the field, their game is bound to be highly competitive, a battle for dominance that is a must see live by buying Illinois Fighting Illini vs Northwestern Wildcats tickets.

 
The Illinois Fighting Illini vs Northwestern Wildcats game features a college football team from the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign. Its athletics program is headed by Dakota Davis and it is a member of the Big Ten Conference in the NCAA Division I. The program is home to ten men’s sports teams and eleven women’s sports teams, of which the football team plays at the Memorial Stadium and is known by the nickname, the Fighting Illni. The program has won more than twenty five National Championships, a spectacular record.
 
The Illinois Fighting Illni football team has won a record five National Championships, fifteen Big Ten Conference Championships and won many bowl games. This includes the Rose Bowl thrice, Florida Citrus Bowl, Liberty Bowl, MicronPC.com Bowl, Texas Bowl and Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl. The head coach of the football team is Tim Beckman with its stadium, the Memorial Stadium, having a capacity of sixty thousand plus. Its first season in football was in 1890 and twenty four of its players have been All–Americans. It has won eight of seventeen bowl games it has taken part in and its fiercest rivalry with the Northwestern Wildcats that promises to make this a game to be seen live. Its players have won the National Player of the Year Award, the Baugh Trophy, the Butkus Award and the Hendricks Award, amongst many more.
 
The Illinois Fighting Illini vs Northwestern Wildcats features the football team of the Northwestern University, also a Big Ten Conference member. The football teams plays in the NCAA Division I FBS, Football Bowl Subdivision championship. It is part of a larger program that is home to nineteen teams and plays its home games at the Ryan Field, where it also often practices. Its mascot is Willie the Wildcat and its fight song in Go U Northwestern. As of 2013, it has participated in nine bowl games and has won eight Conference Championships and two bowl games. It has also been ranked as one of the best teams in the nation, by the likes of ESPN.
 
It has a fierce rivalry with the Illinois Fighting Illni, which culminates each year in the Land of Lincoln Trophy. Fifteen of its players, including current head coach Pat Fitzgerald, have been inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame. Twenty six of its players are All–Americans and it has received ten plus national coaching awards. Two of its players have won the Big Ten Players of the Year Award, with Pat Fitzgerald winning two awards. Summarily, this game is set to feature fierce competition between rivals, a game for which many have already ordered Illinois Fighting Illini vs Northwestern Wildcats tickets.