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Northern Illinois coming to Kroger Field

Pull out your pocket schedule for Kentucky football’s 2022 season and pencil in Northern Illinois as an opponent on the home slate.

College football insider Brett McMurphy tweeted the breaking schedule scoop that NIU will play against UK in Lexington in 2022.

Cats and Huskies in three years. SEC versus the MAC. Get excited.

And that’s all I have to say about that.

Article written by Drew Franklin

I can recite every line from Forrest Gump, blindfolded. Follow me on Twitter: @DrewFranklinKSR

3 Comments for Northern Illinois coming to Kroger Field



  1. runningunnin.454
    6:16 pm May 23, 2019 Permalink

    They have had a pretty good football team in the past; few years ago they were in the Orange Bowl against Florida State.



  2. ChanceyPantz
    7:19 pm May 23, 2019 Permalink

    Let’s hope we can get a good non conference game soon.



  3. wdan
    9:30 am May 24, 2019 Permalink

    Bring on a West Virgina home and home. I want to roll into Morgantown with my Blue and White, that’s right!!!!