What year did Northwestern go to the Rose Bowl?

An estimated 50,000 Northwestern fans poured into the Rose Bowl on New Year’s Day 1996, including many members of the Wildcats’ 1949 Rose Bowl team.

Has Northwestern won a bowl game?

The Wildcats have won three Big Ten championships or co-championships since 1995, and have been “bowl eligible” five times between 2015 and 2020….

Northwestern Wildcats football
Bowl record 6–10 (.375)
Claimed national titles 1 (1903)
Conference titles 8 (1903, 1926, 1930, 1931, 1936, 1995, 1996, 2000)

Who did Northwestern play in a bowl game?

Northwestern quarterback Peyton Ramsey threw for 282 yards and recorded four touchdowns—three passing, one rushing—as the Wildcats defeated Auburn 34–19 Friday afternoon in the Vrbo Citrus Bowl.

Has Northwestern ever won the Rose Bowl?

Northwestern has played in just one Rose Bowl since, 47 years later in January 1996. Until the 2013 Gator Bowl, this was the program’s only bowl game win….1949 Rose Bowl.

Northwestern Wildcats California Golden Bears
Head coach: Bob Voigts Head coach: Pappy Waldorf
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What bowl game will northwestern go to?

Citrus Bowl
2021 Citrus Bowl

2021 Vrbo Citrus Bowl
Season 2020
Stadium Camping World Stadium
Location Orlando, Florida
MVP Peyton Ramsey (QB, Northwestern)

Who won the 1997 Rose Bowl?

Ohio State
Under coach John Cooper, Ohio State ended the 1996 season at No. 2 after a thrilling 20-17 Rose Bowl win against previously undefeated Arizona State. Winning a Rose Bowl was nothing new for John Cooper when Ohio State kicked off against Arizona State 25 years ago in a Pasadena mist on Jan. 1, 1997.

When did Penn State play Oregon?

Penn State vs. Oregon State – Game Recap – November 27, 2021 – ESPN.