| 6–5 (4–3 MAC)|
| Mid-American Conference|
Huskie Stadium (Capacity: 31,000)
2001 Northern Illinois Huskies football team Wikipedia
The 2001 Northern Illinois Huskies football team represented Northern Illinois University during the 2001 NCAA Division I-A football season. Northern Illinois competed as a member of the West Division of the Mid-American Conference (MAC). They were coached by Joe Novak.