Northwestern Wildcats fielded their first football team in 1876. The team adapted the Wildcat name in 1924 and their current mascot is Willie the Wildcat. The NorthWestern Widcats play their home games at Ryan Field in Evanston, Indiana. The most notable game was in 2004 when the Wildcats defeated Ohio State in double overtime. The Wildcats are coaching Pat Fitzgerald. Buy your Northwestern Wildcats Tickets Today and see these underdogs rise up in 2011!