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The Massachusetts Minutemen and the Northern Illinois Huskies will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Huskie Stadium.
In their last action, Massachusetts was a 49-7 loser on the road against Vanderbilt. They failed to cover the 33-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (56) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Last time out for Northern Illinois, they were a 48-34 winner as they battled Western Michigan on the road. Northern Illinois covered in the match as a 7.5-point favorite, while 82 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Massachusetts has lost 8 straight games.
Northern Illinois has won 8 straight games.
Massachusetts: 0-8 SU, 2-6 ATS
Northern Illinois: 8-1 SU, 7-2 ATS
Massachusetts most recently:
When playing in November are 2-2
When playing on turf are 0-10
After being outgained are 1-6
When playing within the conference are 6-4
Northern Illinois most recently:
When playing in November are 8-2
When playing on turf are 10-0
After being outgained are 8-2
When playing within the conference are 10-0
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Massachusetts''s last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Massachusetts''s last 6 games on the road
Massachusetts is 2-7 ATS in its last 9 games
Massachusetts is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Northern Illinois is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Northern Illinois is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Northern Illinois''s last 6 games
Massachusetts at Akron, Saturday, November 10
Northern Illinois home to Toledo, Wednesday, November 14