Huskies Down Kent State 38-24 - Match Report
Cameron Stingily ran for 266 yards as Northern Illinois handled Kent State by a score of 38-24 on Saturday at Dix Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Huskies were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 8.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 64.5.
Jordan Lynch completed 21 of 35 pass attempts for 244 yards for the Huskies in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Golden Flashes defense.
Trayion Durham rushed for 72 yards for Kent State, while Julian Durden added 48 yards. Colin Reardon threw for 209 yards for the Golden Flashes, while receivers Dri Archer and Chris Humphrey had 80 and 60 yards respectively.
Northern Illinois outgained Kent State 698-392 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 36-15 by the Huskies.
The time of possession battle favored Northern Illinois as their offense was on the field for 35:58, longer than the 24:02 of their opponents.
Northern Illinois looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Akron. Kent State will aim to get back on the winning track at Ball State.