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MATCHUP
Northern Illinois (0-4) at Ball State (3-1)
Stats: Overall | Conference | Home/Away | Last 3 | Grass/Turf | Last 3 Home/Away
Records: ATS | Over/Under
Teams: Northern Illinois Huskies | Ball State Cardinals
Summary
3:30 PM ET W‑L ATS H A AF AA O/U
Northern Illinois 0-4 0-4-0 0-2 0-2 25.5 39.5 3-1-0
Ball State 3-1 4-0-0 1-0 2-1 30.8 23.0 2-2-0
Live Odds | All Odds
Home O/U
Opening line 2.5 -115 58 -110
BetNow.eu -4.5 -110 57.5 -110
Westgate OFF OFF
Wynn -4 -110 OFF
Boyd -4 -110 58 -110
Covers.com -4 -110 57.5 -104
Best home line Recent line moves
Quickchart Matchup
Northern Illinois Northern Illinois Off vs  Ball State Ball State Def
Northern Illinois 427 yards
Ball State 364.8 yards
Northern Illinois 4.7 yards/rush
Ball State 2.9 yards/rush
Northern Illinois 6.5 yards/attempt
Ball State 7.6 yards/attempt
Ball State Ball State Off vs  Northern Illinois Northern Illinois Def
Ball State 436.2 yards
Northern Illinois 499 yards
Ball State 4.8 yards/rush
Northern Illinois 5.1 yards/rush
Ball State 6.3 yards/attempt
Northern Illinois 8.5 yards/attempt
Quarterbacks
Northern Illinois Yds Comp % Y/A TD/Int
Drew Hare 425 62.71 7.2 3/0
Ryan Graham 395 56.94 5.5 5/3
Anthony Maddie 142 68.75 8.9 1/0
Ball State Yds Comp % Y/A TD/Int
Riley Neal 851 60.00 6.3 5/4
Overall Stats | In Depth
Off Avg Yards Pass Rush Y/R Y/A
NIU
BALL
25.5
30.8
427.0
436.2
240.5
215.2
186.5
221.0
4.7
4.8
6.5
6.3
Def Avg Yards Pass Rush Y/R Y/A
NIU
BALL
39.5
23.0
499.0
364.8
262.8
267.8
236.2
97.0
5.1
2.9
8.5
7.6
ATS Records | In Depth
  W‑L ATS H A Grass Turf
NIU
BALL
0‑4
3‑1
0‑4‑0
4‑0‑0
0‑2‑0
1‑0‑0
0‑2‑0
3‑0‑0
0‑1‑0
1‑0‑0
0‑3‑0
3‑0‑0
Home/Away Stats | In Depth | Last 3 H/A
Off Avg Yards Pass Rush Y/R Y/A
NIU
BALL
25.5
41.0
390.0
431.0
245.0
238.0
145.0
193.0
3.7
3.6
6.6
6.1
Def Avg Yards Pass Rush Y/R Y/A
NIU
BALL
44.0
14.0
573.0
289.0
305.0
286.0
268.0
3.0
5.1
0.1
9.0
7.9
Last 3 Stats | In Depth
Off Avg Yards Pass Rush Y/R Y/A
NIU
BALL
22.7
30.7
415.3
430.0
211.0
243.7
204.3
186.3
5.1
4.2
5.9
6.8
Def Avg Yards Pass Rush Y/R Y/A
NIU
BALL
39.3
23.7
502.7
395.7
268.7
292.0
234.0
103.7
5.4
2.9
8.5
8.8
Injuries
Northern Illinois
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Albert Smalls CB Ques Sat - Undisclosed - 9/26/16 Smalls is dealing with an unspecified injury and it is unclear if he will play Saturday against Ball State.
Anthony Brooks CB Ques Sat - Undisclosed - 9/26/16 Brooks is nursing an unknown injury and his status against Ball State on Saturday is in question.
Shawun Lurry CB Ques Sat - Undisclosed - 9/26/16 Lurry has an unidentified injury and it is undetermined if he will suit up against Ball State on Saturday.
Drew Hare QB Out indefinitely - Knee - 9/15/16 Hare will miss an undetermined amount of time due to a knee injury.
Jackson Abresch S Out indefinitely - Ankle - 8/27/16 Abresch has an ankle injury and is without a timetable for return.
Ball State
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Tyree Holder CB Ques Sat - Shoulder - 9/26/16 Holder is dealing with a shoulder injury and it is unknown if he will play Saturday against Northern Illinois.
Corey Lacanaria WR Ques Sat - Shoulder - 9/26/16 Larsen has missed the last two games with a shoulder injury and is uncertain to play Saturday against Northern Illinois.
Kyle Seger DE Ques Sat - Undisclosed - 9/26/16 Seger has missed the last two games due to an undisclosed issue and is uncertain to play Saturday against Northern Illinois.
Mitch Larsen S Ques Sat - Undisclosed - 9/26/16 Larsen has missed the last two games due to an undisclosed issue and is uncertain to play Saturday against Northern Illinois.
Andrew Poenitsch OL out for season - Leg - 8/29/16 Poenitsch suffered a leg injury and is expected to miss the entire 2016 season.
Recent Meetings
Yard Margins
Date Away Home H Line ATS Tot Rus Pas
10/10/15 BALL 41 NIU 59 -10.5/54.5 W/O -133 -163 30
11/5/14 NIU 35 BALL 21 3/62 L/U -78 -103 25
11/13/13 BALL 27 NIU 48 -8.5/72.5 W/O -75 -54 -21
10/6/12 NIU 35 BALL 23 3/65 L/U 54 -185 239
11/15/11 BALL 38 NIU 41 -18/71 L/O -312 -219 -93
11/20/10 NIU 59 BALL 21 15.5/52.5 L/O -176 -83 -93
11/12/09 BALL 20 NIU 26 -16.5/46.5 L/U 58 15 43
11/5/08 NIU 14 BALL 45 -8/46.5 W/O 254 59 195
11/24/07 BALL 27 NIU 21 9.5/56 W/U 109 45 64
9/30/06 NIU 40 BALL 28 7/57 L/O -225 -280 55
Northern Illinois Last 10
  Yard Margins
Date vs Score Line ATS Tot Rus Pas
9/24/16 WIU L 23-28 -7.5/73 L/U 106 170 -64
9/17/16 SDSU L 28-42 13/48 L/O -28 -123 95
9/10/16 @ USF L 17-48 14/55 L/O -340 -136 -204
9/3/16 @ WYO L 34-40 -7/54 L/O -26 -110 84
12/23/15 BSU L 7-55 6.5/57 L/O -621 -282 -339
12/4/15 BGSU L 14-34 14/69 L/U -242 -159 -83
11/24/15 OHIO L 21-26 -11/58 L/U -70 -157 87
11/18/15 WMU W 27-19 -3/59.5 W/U -45 150 -195
11/11/15 @ BUFF W 41-30 -7/55.5 W/O 92 256 -164
11/3/15 @ TOL W 32-27 7/62 W/U -26 -167 141
Ball State Last 10
  Yard Margins
Date vs Score Line ATS Tot Rus Pas
9/24/16 @ FAU W 31-27 -3/53.5 W/O 43 105 -62
9/17/16 EKY W 41-14 -13/48.5 W/O 142 190 -48
9/10/16 @ IND L 20-30 16.5/63.5 W/U -82 -47 -35
9/2/16 @ GSU W 31-21 6.5/56 W/U 183 248 -65
11/24/15 BGSU L 10-48 23/74 L/U -312 -227 -85
11/17/15 @ OHIO L 31-48 10/56 L/O -186 -158 -28
11/5/15 @ WMU L 7-54 15/62 L/U -559 -284 -275
10/31/15 MASS W 20-10 1.5/66 W/U -21 -37 16
10/24/15 CMU L 21-23 7/56 W/U -135 -6 -129
10/17/15 GSU L 19-31 -14/63 L/U -81 113 -194
Abbreviations Legend