| 2–7 (1–5 IIAC)|
| Interstate Intercollegiate Athletic Conference|
George "Chick" Evans (26th year)
1954 Northern Illinois State Huskies football team Wikipedia
The 1954 Northern Illinois State Huskies football team represented Northern Illinois State Teachers College during the 1954 college football season. There were no divisions of college football during this time period and the Huskies competed in the Interstate Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. They were led by head coach Chick Evans in his twenty-sixth, and final, year, and played their home games at the 5,500 seat Glidden Field, located on the east end of campus.