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Central Michigan vs. Northern Illinois College Football Odds, Plays and Insights

Oddsmakers give the Central Michigan Chippewas (4-3, 0-0 MAC) the edge when they host the Northern Illinois Huskies (5-2, 0-0 MAC) on Saturday, October 23, 2021 in a matchup between MAC foes at Kelly/Shorts Stadium. Central Michigan is favored by 6 points. The contest has a 56-point over/under.

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Odds for Central Michigan vs. Northern Illinois

Over/Under Insights

  • Central Michigan and its opponents have combined to score more than 56 points in four of seven games this season.
  • Northern Illinois' games have gone over 56 points in three of seven chances this season.
  • Saturday's total is 0.1 points lower than the two team's combined 56.1 points per game average.
  • This contest's total is 1.5 points lower than the 57.5 these two squads combine to give up per game in 2021.
  • The average total in Chippewas games this season is 56.7, 0.7 points more than Saturday's over/under of 56.
  • In 2021, games involving the Huskies have averaged a total of 53.9 points, 2.1 fewer than this game's set over/under.
  • Against the spread, Central Michigan is 3-4-0 this year.
  • The Chippewas have been favored by 6 points or more two times this season and covered the spread in one of them.
  • Central Michigan's games this year have hit the over on two of seven set point totals (28.6%).
  • The Chippewas average just 2.9 fewer points per game (27.7) than the Huskies give up (30.6).
  • Central Michigan is 1-1 against the spread and 2-0 overall this season when the team notches more than 30.6 points.
  • The Chippewas collect 33.3 more yards per game (442.3) than the Huskies give up per outing (409.0).
  • In games that Central Michigan totals over 409.0 yards, the team is 2-3 against the spread and 3-2 overall.
  • The Chippewas have turned the ball over two more times (8 total) than the Huskies have forced a turnover (6) this season.
  • Find the latest spread and moneyline odds for Central Michigan at SISportsbook.
  • In Northern Illinois' seven games this year, it has four wins against the spread.
  • The Huskies have covered the spread twice this season when underdogs by 6 points or more (in four chances).
  • Northern Illinois' games this year have gone over the total in three out of seven opportunities (42.9%).
  • The Huskies rack up just 1.5 more points per game (28.4) than the Chippewas give up (26.9).
  • When Northern Illinois records more than 26.9 points, it is 2-1-1 against the spread and 3-1 overall.
  • The Huskies rack up 376.9 yards per game, only 13.2 fewer than the 390.1 the Chippewas give up.
  • When Northern Illinois amasses more than 390.1 yards, the team is 2-0-1 against the spread and 2-1 overall.
  • The Huskies have turned the ball over 10 times this season, four more turnovers than the Chippewas have forced (6).
  • Head to SISportsbook to find the latest moneyline, spread and over/under odds for this matchup.

Season Stats

Central MichiganStatsNorthern Illinois

27.7

Avg. Points Scored

28.4

26.9

Avg. Points Allowed

30.6

442.3

Avg. Total Yards

376.9

390.1

Avg. Total Yards Allowed

409.0

8

Giveaways

10

6

Takeaways

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