| 10–0 (4–0 IIAC)|
| Interstate Intercollegiate Athletic Conference|
Howard Fletcher (8th year)
1963 Northern Illinois Huskies football team Wikipedia
The 1963 Northern Illinois Huskies football team represented Northern Illinois University during the 1963 college football season. The Huskies would go undefeated during the season and won their first bowl game, the Mineral Water Bowl. The AP Poll declared Northern Illinois to be the NCAA College Division National Champions. However, the United Press International named Delaware the NCAA College Division National Champions.