current subscribers Register me
not a subscriber? See my options

current subscribers Register me
not a subscriber? See my options

already a subscriber? Register me
Subscribe now See my options
College Football
Preview
Matchup Edge
NIU Edge in: WMU
Points/Game
Yards Gained
Yards Allowed
Time of Possession
Penalties
Punting
Fumbles
Northern Illinois at Western Michigan
When: 11:00 AM ET, Friday, November 28, 2014
Where: Waldo Stadium, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The Western Michigan Broncos are ranked 35 on offense, averaging 452.1 yards per game. The Broncos are averaging 186.5 yards rushing and 265.6 yards passing so far this season.
  • The Northern Illinois Huskies are ranked 42 on offense, averaging 440.5 yards per game. The Huskies are averaging 250.7 yards rushing and 189.7 yards passing so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The Western Michigan Broncos are 3-1 at home this season, 6-1 against conference opponents and 2-2 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Broncos are averaging 39.2 scoring, and holding teams to 15.5 points scored on defense.
  • The Northern Illinois Huskies are 5-1 while on the road this season, 6-1 against conference opponents and 3-1 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Huskies are averaging 28.2 scoring, and holding teams to 25.5 points scored on defense.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk PF PA Home Away Grass Turf Conf
Northern Illinois 9-2 W5 30.5 24.5 4-1 5-1 1-0 0-0 6-1
Western Michigan 8-3 W6 35.8 23.2 3-1 5-2 0-2 0-0 6-1
Last Meeting
Northern Illinois Western Michigan
Date Away Home Tot Rus Pas Tot Rus Pas
11/26/13 WMU 14 NIU 33 464 425 39 256 93 163
Player Stats
Previous Matchup
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Northern Illinois J. Lynch 29.4 39 1 0
Western Michigan Z. Terrell 50.0 139 0 0
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Northern Illinois J. Lynch 27 321 11.9 3
Western Michigan D. Chance 13 34 2.6 1
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Northern Illinois A. Turner 1 23 23.0 0
Western Michigan K. Roberts 6 89 14.8 0
Touchdowns Player TD
Northern Illinois J. Lynch 3
Western Michigan D. Chance 1
Season
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Northern Illinois D. Hare 61.3 1720 14 1
Western Michigan Z. Terrell 70.0 2890 22 8
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Northern Illinois D. Hare 122 754 6.2 5
Western Michigan J. Franklin 265 1433 5.4 23
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Northern Illinois D. Brown 52 880 16.9 6
Western Michigan C. Davis 65 1173 18.0 11
Touchdowns Player TD
Northern Illinois C. Stingily 11
Western Michigan J. Franklin 24
Quickchart Matchup
Northern Illinois Off vs  Western Michigan Def
440.5 yards
371.8 yards
5 yards/rush
4.1 yards/rush
7.2 yards/attempt
6.8 yards/attempt
Western Michigan Off vs  Northern Illinois Def
452.1 yards
394.9 yards
4.7 yards/rush
4.3 yards/rush
9.7 yards/attempt
6.9 yards/attempt