Minutemen Fall 63-0 Against Northern Illinois - Game Recap
|Minutemen Fall 63-0 Against Northern Illinois - Game Recap|
Northern Illinois got a 157-yard performance from Jordan Lynch as a key part of its 63-0 victory over the Minutemen on Saturday at Huskie Stadium.
Northern Illinois was a favorite by 35 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 58.5.
Jordan Lynch completed 15 of 19 pass attempts for 191 yards for the Huskies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Michael Cox rushed for 81 yards for Massachusetts, while Jamal Wilson added 35 yards. Mike Wegzyn threw for 137 yards for the Minutemen, while receivers Rob Blanchflower and Marken Michel had 55 and 42 yards respectively.
Northern Illinois outgained Massachusetts 610-267 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 28-23 by the Huskies.
The time of possession battle favored Massachusetts as their offense was on the field for 30:57, longer than the 29:03 of their opponents.
Northern Illinois heads into a Week 12 battle against Toledo. Massachusetts, meanwhile, will have their next action against Akron.