NIU Huskies vs Toledo Rockets 11/13/2019 Spread, Odds and Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
NIU Huskies vs Toledo Rockets 11/13/2019 – Two Mid-American Conference teams collide on Wednesday with big stakes on the line. The Toledo Rockets and the NIU Huskies are looking for wins for varying reasons. College football betting odds pick the Toledo Rockets who aim to stay in the hunt for the MAC West crown. The Huskies are looking to win as well to keep their postseason hopes afloat. In the all-time series between the two teams, Toledo leads 31-15. The Rockets are also on a two-game winning streak.
NIU Huskies vs Toledo Rockets 11/13/2019
The Huskies need to win badly if they are to keep their bowl hopes alive. A loss to the Rockets will likely eliminate them from bowl game contention. To pull off a win, they have to improve their offense. They are struggling and average only 23.2 points per game. More firepower is needed for NIU Huskies. It all starts with quarterback Ross Bowers So far, he has thrown 1,947 passing yards with six passing touchdowns this season. He has been struggling, a reason why NIU went with Marcus Childers last game.
Players to watch: R. Bowers QB 151 CMP 261 ATT 1,947 YDS 57.9 CMP% 7.5 AVG 74 LNG 6 TD 8 INT; T. Harbison RB 168 ATT 741 YDS 4.4 AVG 40 LNG; J. Nettles RB 51 ATT 216 YDS 4.2 AVG 34 LNG; C. Tucker WR 32 REC 483 YDS 15.1 AVG 49 LNG; M. Brinkman TE 28 REC 393 YDS 14 AVG 48 LNG
After winning six of their first nine games, the Rockets are expected to pull off another win. They are on a two-game winning streak, matchups that were hard-earned. All eyes will be on quarterback Eli Peters who has been having a good season. He has thrown 365 passing yards and three passing touchdowns. Those are good numbers considering he is not the original starting quarterback for Toledo. Mitchell Guadagni is the regular starter but is out with an injury. Peters is undefeated since taking over quarterbacking duties this season for the Rockets.
Players to watch: M. Guadagni QB 79 CMP 122 ATT 1,009 YDS 64.8 CMP% 9 AVG 66 LNG 8 TD 2 INT; B. Koback WR 163 ATT 1,052 YDS 6.5 AVG 75 LNG; S. Seymour RB 120 ATT 560 YDS 4.7 AVG 35 LNG; B. Mitchell WR 22 REC 431 YDS 19.6 AVG 66 LNG; D. McKinley-Lewis WR 20 REC 411 YDS 20.5 AVG 82 LNG
NIU Huskies vs Toledo Rockets Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Northern Illinois’ last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Toledo’s last 12 games.
NIU Huskies vs Toledo Rockets Betting Picks
NCAA Football point spread favor the Toledo Rockets to prevail over the NIU Huskies on Wednesday. The Rockets are predicted to win via a score of 28.2-25.2 covering the spread and the total going over.