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NIU Edge in: CMU
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Northern Illinois at Central Michigan
When: 12:00 PM ET, Friday, November 24, 2017
Where: Kelly/Shorts Stadium, Mount Pleasant, Michigan
Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The Central Michigan Chippewas are ranked 75 on offense, averaging 392.5 yards per game. The Chippewas are averaging 144.3 yards rushing and 248.3 yards passing so far this season.
  • The Northern Illinois Huskies are ranked 70 on offense, averaging 399.3 yards per game. The Huskies are averaging 194.8 yards rushing and 204.5 yards passing so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The Central Michigan Chippewas are 2-2 at home this season, 5-2 against conference opponents and 2-2 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Chippewas are averaging 24.0 scoring, and holding teams to 29.5 points scored on defense.
  • The Northern Illinois Huskies are 3-2 while on the road this season, 6-1 against conference opponents and 2-2 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Huskies are averaging 25.6 scoring, and holding teams to 21.6 points scored on defense.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W‑L Strk PF PA Home Away Grass Turf Conf
Northern Illinois 8-3 W2 30.7 19.9 5-1 3-2 0-1 0-0 6-1
Central Michigan 7-4 W4 29.5 27.0 2-2 5-2 0-0 0-0 5-2
Last Meeting
Northern Illinois Central Michigan
Date Away Home Tot Rus Pas Tot Rus Pas
10/15/16 CMU 34 NIU 28 339 174 165 484 230 254
Player Stats
Previous Matchup
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Northern Illinois A. Maddie 60.0 165 3 2
Central Michigan C. Rush 54.3 254 3 2
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Northern Illinois A. Turner 4 80 20.0 1
Central Michigan D. Spalding 22 124 5.6 1
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Northern Illinois K. Golladay 7 70 10.0 0
Central Michigan C. Willis 6 66 11.0 1
Touchdowns Player TD
Northern Illinois A. Turner 2
Central Michigan T. Conklin 1
Season
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Northern Illinois M. Childers 57.6 1317 14 3
Central Michigan S. Morris 55.9 2661 23 12
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Northern Illinois J. Huff 116 692 6.0 4
Central Michigan J. Ward 146 829 5.7 8
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Northern Illinois S. Tears 34 420 12.4 4
Central Michigan M. Chapman 51 731 14.3 4
Touchdowns Player TD
Northern Illinois S. Wimann 7
Central Michigan J. Ward 9
Quickchart Matchup
Northern Illinois Northern Illinois Off vs  Central Michigan Central Michigan Def
Northern Illinois 399.3 yards
Central Michigan 389.1 yards
Northern Illinois 4.4 yards/rush
Central Michigan 4.5 yards/rush
Northern Illinois 6.6 yards/attempt
Central Michigan 6.1 yards/attempt
Central Michigan Central Michigan Off vs  Northern Illinois Northern Illinois Def
Central Michigan 392.5 yards
Northern Illinois 323.2 yards
Central Michigan 4 yards/rush
Northern Illinois 2.7 yards/rush
Central Michigan 7.1 yards/attempt
Northern Illinois 6.7 yards/attempt