| 3–8 (2–3 MAC)|
| Mid-American Conference|
Jerry Ippoliti (5th year)
1975 Northern Illinois Huskies football team Wikipedia
The 1975 Northern Illinois Huskies football team represented Northern Illinois University in the 1975 NCAA Division I football season. 1975 was the first year the Huskies competed in the Mid-American Conference, making the transition from being a Division I Independent since joining Division I football in 1969. They were led by head coach Jerry Ippoliti, coaching in his fifth and final season, and they played their home games at Huskie Stadium.