Recap - Huskies Defeat Kansas 30-23

Recap - Huskies Defeat Kansas 30-23

Jordan Lynch scampered through the Kansas defense for 134 yards as Northern Illinois handed the Jayhawks a 30-23 defeat on Saturday at Huskie Stadium.

Bettors who backed the Huskies were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 7.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 53.5.

Jordan Lynch completed 23 of 35 pass attempts for 235 yards for the Huskies in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Jayhawks defense.

James Sims rushed for 91 yards for Kansas, while Christian Matthews added 43 yards. Dayne Crist threw for 147 yards for the Jayhawks, while receivers Andrew Turzilli and Kale Pick had 45 and 45 yards respectively.

Kansas was outgained by Northern Illinois 455-329 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-21 by the Huskies.

Kansas led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:30/28:30 split in that important category.

Northern Illinois looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Central Michigan. Kansas will aim to get back on the winning track at Kansas State.