| 7–5 (7–4 MIAA)|
| Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association|
Craig Schurig (15th year)
Jeff Schwinn (6th year)
Brock Luke (6th year)
Zach Watkins (3rd year)
Yager Stadium at Moore Bowl (capacity: 7,200)
The 2016 Washburn Ichabods football team represented Washburn University in the 2016 NCAA Division II football season. The Ichabods played their home games on Foster Field in Yager Stadium at Moore Bowl in Topeka, Kansas, as they have done since 1928. 2016 was the 126th season in school history. The Ichabods were led by fifteenth-year head coach, Craig Schurig. Washburn has been a member of the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association since 1989.
2016 Washburn Ichabods football team Wikipedia
The Ichabods entered the 2016 season after finishing with a 5–6 record overall and in conference play, under Schurig. On August 2, 2016 at the MIAA Football Media Day, the Ichabods were chosen to finish in 8th place in both the Coaches Poll and in the Media Poll.
Along with Schurig, there were 11 assistants.