College Football
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Matchup Edge
NIU Edge in: WMU
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Northern Illinois at Western Michigan
When: 12:00 PM ET, Saturday, November 28, 2020
Where: Waldo Stadium, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The Western Michigan Broncos are ranked 11 on offense, averaging 516.3 yards per game. The Broncos are averaging 205.7 yards rushing and 310.7 yards passing so far this season.
  • The Northern Illinois Huskies are ranked 99 on offense, averaging 351.0 yards per game. The Huskies are averaging 114.0 yards rushing and 237.0 yards passing so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The Western Michigan Broncos are 1-0 at home this season, 3-0 against conference opponents and 4975-4975 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Broncos are averaging 41.0 scoring, and holding teams to 38.0 points scored on defense.
  • The Northern Illinois Huskies are 0-1 while on the road this season, 0-3 against conference opponents and 4975-4975 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Huskies are averaging 25.0 scoring, and holding teams to 31.0 points scored on defense.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W‑L Strk PF PA Home Away Grass Turf Conf
Northern Illinois 0-3 L3 21.7 40.0 0-2 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-3
Western Michigan 3-0 W3 50.3 31.7 1-0 2-0 0-0 0-0 3-0
Last Meeting
Northern Illinois Western Michigan
Date Away Home Tot Rus Pas Tot Rus Pas
11/26/19 WMU 14 NIU 17 250 157 93 348 163 185
Player Stats
Previous Matchup
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Northern Illinois M. Childers 54.5 86 1 0
Western Michigan J. Wassink 51.5 185 0 0
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Northern Illinois M. Childers 11 54 4.9 0
Western Michigan L. Bellamy 21 128 6.1 2
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Northern Illinois T. Richie 1 71 71.0 1
Western Michigan S. Moore 9 125 13.9 0
Touchdowns Player TD
Northern Illinois M. Brinkman 1
Western Michigan L. Bellamy 2
Season
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Northern Illinois R. Bowers 60.0 641 2 2
Western Michigan K. Eleby 67.7 928 11 1
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Northern Illinois H. Waylee 40 152 3.8 0
Western Michigan S. Tyler 36 262 7.3 2
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Northern Illinois T. Richie 27 284 10.5 1
Western Michigan D. Eskridge 14 457 32.6 6
Touchdowns Player TD
Northern Illinois E. Collins 3
Western Michigan D. Eskridge 6
Quickchart Matchup
Northern Illinois Northern Illinois Off vs  Western Michigan Western Michigan Def
Northern Illinois 351 yards
Western Michigan 387.7 yards
Northern Illinois 3.1 yards/rush
Western Michigan 4.8 yards/rush
Northern Illinois 6.6 yards/attempt
Western Michigan 6.6 yards/attempt
Western Michigan Western Michigan Off vs  Northern Illinois Northern Illinois Def
Western Michigan 516.3 yards
Northern Illinois 401.7 yards
Western Michigan 5.1 yards/rush
Northern Illinois 5.2 yards/rush
Western Michigan 13.7 yards/attempt
Northern Illinois 9.3 yards/attempt