Huskies Fall 48-41 Against Central Michigan - Game Recap
Ryan Radcliff led the way with 387 passing yards on Saturday as the Chippewas picked up a 48-41 victory over the Huskies at Kelly/Shorts Stadium.
Central Michigan was an underdog by 8 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 60.5.
Paris Cotton rushed for 110 yards, while Anthony Garland added 62 yards in the win. Paris Cotton and Courtney Williams added 115 and 79 receiving yards respectively.
Jasmin Hopkins rushed for 95 yards for Northern Illinois, while Chandler Harnish added 92 yards. Chandler Harnish threw for 370 yards for the Huskies, while receivers Martel Moore and Perez Ashford had 130 and 87 yards respectively.
Northern Illinois outgained Central Michigan 587-563 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 31-19 by the Huskies.
The time of possession battle favored Northern Illinois as their offense was on the field for 30:58, longer than the 29:02 of their opponents.
Central Michigan heads into a Week 6 battle against North Carolina State. Northern Illinois, meanwhile, will have their next action against Kent State.