Northern Illinois Huskies vs Akron Zips Betting Odds & Game Analysis | November 26

Finnian Cunningham
November 22, 2022 10:39 AM

The Akron Zips 1-9 visit the Northern Illinois Huskies 3-7 at Brigham Field at Huskie Stadium, taking the field at 1:00pm EST on Saturday, November 26th. The Zips are 10-point underdogs in the game.

The Over/Under for the game is set at 54 points.

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Northern Illinois Huskies Stats and Betting Info

Trends for Northern Illinois

  • The Northern Illinois Huskies are currently 3-7 on the season.
  • The Huskies are averaging 26.5 points per game. Zips are averaging 19.5 points per game for a predicted total of 46.05, which is 7.95 less than the current Over/Under of 54.
  • The Northern Illinois Huskies are currently averaging 383.27 yards per game, and the Akron Zips are giving up 432.20.
  • The Huskies have turned over the ball 14 times this season, 7 more than the Zips have forced (7).
  • The underdog has covered the spread in 12 of Northern Illinois’ last 13 games.
  • Each of Northern Illinois’ last six games at Brigham Field at Huskie Stadium have gone OVER the total points line.

Northern Illinois Huskies Stat Rankings

Stat Total Rank
Rushing Yards 2196 46
Passing Yards 2020 190
Rushing TDs 19 15
Passing TDs 18 19
Rushing Yards Allowed 1514 80
Passing Yards Allowed 2722 185
Rushing TDs Allowed 13 9
Passing TDs Allowed 29 23
Points Scored 292 68
Points Scored 320 114

Key Players for Northern Illinois

  • Ethan Hampton leads Northern Illinois with 798 passing yards (199.50 ypg) on 72-of-122 passing with 7 touchdowns compared to 6 interceptions this season. He also adds -6 rushing yards (-1.50 ypg) on 12 carries while scoring 0 touchdowns on the ground.
  • Harrison Waylee has carried the ball 157 times for a team-high 872 yards (87.20 per game), with 5 touchdowns this year.
  • Cole Tucker’s 599 receiving yards (59.90 yards per game) lead the team. He has 41 receptions with 4 touchdowns.

Akron Zips Stats and Betting Info

Trends for Akron

  • The Akron Zips are currently 1-9 on the season.
  • The Zips are averaging 19.5 points per game. Combining with Huskies’ 26.5 points per game gives a total of 46.05, which is 7.95 less than the current Over/Under of 54.
  • The Akron Zips are currently averaging 365.30 yards per game, and the Northern Illinois Huskies are giving up 385.09.
  • The Zips have turned over the ball 19 times this season, 3 more than the Huskies have forced (16).

Akron Zips Stat Rankings

Stat Total Rank
Rushing Yards 823 223
Passing Yards 2830 35
Rushing TDs 14 19
Passing TDs 10 25
Rushing Yards Allowed 1833 189
Passing Yards Allowed 2489 174
Rushing TDs Allowed 25 23
Passing TDs Allowed 19 14
Points Scored 195 132
Points Allowed 367 132

Key Players for Akron

  • DJ Irons leads Akron with 2605 passing yards (260.50 ypg) on 253-of-379 passing with 10 touchdowns compared to 7 interceptions this season. He also adds 314 rushing yards (31.40 ypg) on 133 carries while scoring 4 touchdowns on the ground.
  • Cam Wiley has carried the ball 82 times for a team-high 358 yards (39.78 per game), with 5 touchdowns this year.
  • Shocky Jacques-Louis’ 800 receiving yards (80.00 yards per game) lead the team. He has 65 receptions with 2 touchdowns.

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