Huskies vs Rockets Final: 65-30 - Recap
Northern Illinois got a 149-yard performance from Chandler Harnish as a key part of its 65-30 victory over the Rockets on Tuesday at Huskie Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Huskies were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 11 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 51.5.
Chandler Harnish completed 11 of 16 pass attempts for 162 yards for the Huskies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Adonis Thomas rushed for 152 yards for Toledo, while Terrance Owens added 25 yards. Terrance Owens threw for 186 yards for the Rockets, while receivers Eric Page and Morgan Williams had 67 and 41 yards respectively.
Northern Illinois outgained Toledo 584-380 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 28-20 by the Huskies.
The time of possession battle favored Northern Illinois as their offense was on the field for 37:18, longer than the 22:42 of their opponents.
Next game, Northern Illinois takes its act on the road to face Ball State looking for another win. For Toledo, they head home to face Bowling Green.