Huskies Down Idaho 45-35 - Match Report
|Huskies Down Idaho 45-35 - Match Report|
Idaho was unable to contain Jordan Lynch on Saturday and the result was a 45-35 Week 3 loss against the Huskies.
Northern Illinois won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 30-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 63.5.
Jordan Lynch completed 17 of 29 pass attempts for 152 yards for the Huskies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
James Baker rushed for 73 yards for Idaho, while Richard Montgomery added 59 yards. Chad Chalich threw for 236 yards for the Vandals, while receivers Dezmon Epps and Richard Montgomery had 106 and 54 yards respectively.
Northern Illinois outgained Idaho 508-438 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-24 by the Vandals.
Northern Illinois lost the time of possession battle 33:47/26:13, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Northern Illinois takes its act home to face Eastern Illinois looking for another win. For Idaho, they head on the road to face Washington State.