Recap - Huskies Defeat Central Michigan 55-24
|Recap - Huskies Defeat Central Michigan 55-24|
Leighton Settle tore up the turf for 152 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Huskies to a 55-24 win over the Chippewas at Huskie Stadium.
Northern Illinois was a favorite by 10 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 58.5.
Jordan Lynch completed 14 of 32 pass attempts for 215 yards for the Huskies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Zurlon Tipton rushed for 66 yards for Central Michigan, while Anthony Garland added 54 yards. Ryan Radcliff threw for 332 yards for the Chippewas, while receivers Cody Wilson and Titus Davis had 111 and 92 yards respectively.
Central Michigan lost the offensive yardage battle to Northern Illinois 622-462 yards in Saturday's game. Northern Illinois had more first downs as that total ended up 32-20.
The time of possession battle favored Central Michigan as their offense was on the field for 32:09, longer than the 27:51 of their opponents.
Northern Illinois heads into a Week 6 battle against Ball State. Central Michigan, meanwhile, will have their next action against Toledo.