The Northern Illinois Huskies host the Buffalo Bulls in Week 8 of the college football schedule on Saturday, kick off time at 3:30 PM ET, at Huskie Stadium.
The Buffalo Bulls (1-5) suffered from a 31-21 loss to the Ball State Cardinals in Week 7. Tyree Jackson threw for 306 yards and three touchdowns in 28-for-46 passes. On the ground, Jordan Johnson rushed for 76 yards in 12 attempts while Jackson had 64 yards in 17 attempts. Malcolm Robinson led in receiving with 80 yards and a touchdown in five receptions while Mason Schreck had 61 yards and a touchdown in nine receptions.
On the offense, Buffalo football averages 181.3 yards in passing and 139.8 yards in rushing. On the defense, Buffalo football allows 148.2 yards in passing and 285.3 yards in rushing against their opponents.
The Northern Illinois Huskies (1-6) suffered from a 34-28 loss to the Central Michigan Chippewas in Week 7. Anthony Maddie threw for 165 yards and three touchdowns in 18-for-30 passes. On the ground, Aregeros Turner rushed for 80 yards and a touchdown in four carries while Jordan Huff had 43 yards in eight carries. Kenny Golladay led in receiving with 70 yards in seven catches while Christian Blake had 38 yards and a touchdown in three receptions.
On the offense, Northern Illinois football averages 235.7 yards in passing and 218.0 yards in rushing. On the defense, Northern Illinois football allows 272.6 yards in passing and 224.6 yards in rushing against their opponents.
Buffalo vs NIU football game schedule:
Date: October 22, 2016
Kick Off Time Time: 3:30 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: ESPN3
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Odds and Point Spread: -22.0 NIU, 58.5 O/U