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The Northern Illinois Huskies and the Kent State Golden Flashes will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Dix Stadium.
Northern Illinois was a 55-24 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Purdue. They covered the 3.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (79) made winners of OVER bettors.
Kent State won its last outing, a 32-14 result against Western Michigan on September 28. Kent State covered in that game as a 2.5-point favorite, while the 46 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
Northern Illinois has won 4 straight games.
Northern Illinois: 4-0 SU, 2-2 ATS
Kent State: 2-3 SU, 2-3 ATS
Northern Illinois most recently:
When playing in October are 9-1
When playing on turf are 10-0
After being outgained are 9-1
When playing within the conference are 10-0
Kent State most recently:
When playing in October are 7-3
When playing on turf are 7-3
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
Northern Illinois is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Kent State
Northern Illinois is 16-1 SU in its last 17 games
Northern Illinois is 13-1 SU in its last 14 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Northern Illinois's last 6 games
Kent State is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games at home
Kent State is 17-7 SU in its last 24 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kent State's last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kent State's last 6 games when playing Northern Illinois
Northern Illinois home to Akron, Saturday, October 12
Kent State at Ball State, Saturday, October 12