Huskies vs Chippewas Final: 38-17 - Recap
Jordan Lynch scampered through the Central Michigan defense for 316 yards as Northern Illinois handed the Chippewas a 38-17 defeat on Saturday at Kelly/Shorts Stadium.
Northern Illinois was a favorite by 14.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 59.5.
Jordan Lynch completed 20 of 30 pass attempts for 155 yards for the Huskies in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Chippewas defense.
Saylor Lavallii rushed for 53 yards for Central Michigan, while Maurice Shoemaker-Gilmore added 37 yards. Cooper Rush threw for 271 yards for the Chippewas, while receivers Titus Davis and Andrew Flory had 109 and 81 yards respectively.
Northern Illinois outgained Central Michigan 592-346 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 28-17 by the Huskies.
Central Michigan lost the time of possession battle 32:36/27:24, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Northern Illinois takes its act home to face Eastern Michigan looking for another win. For Central Michigan, they head on the road to face Ball State.