Miami-OH at NIU - 11/16/22 College Football Picks and Prediction

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The Miami (OH) Redhawks will play the Northern Illinois Huskies in a MAC Game on Wednesday night at Huskie Stadium in DeKalb, Illinois.

The Miami (OH) Redhawks are 4-6 (2-4) this season after they lost to Ohio by a score of 37-21 in their last game. Miami allowed 556 total yards and allowed Ohio to go 9-16 on third down attempts in the game. The Miami (OH) offense is averaging 19.6 points per game with 158.8 passing yards per game and 142 rushing yards per game. Brett Gabbert has thrown for 816 yards and four touchdowns for the Redhawks this season. Keyon Mozee has rushed for 455 yards and two touchdowns, while Mac Hippenhammer has caught 41 passes for 551 yards and seven scores for Miami. The Miami defense is giving up 23 points per game and 368.8 yards per game.

The Northern Illinois Huskies are 3-7 (2-4) this season after they defeated Western Michigan by a score of 24-21 in their last game. Northern Illinois gained 353 total yards and was able to overcome three turnovers for the win. The Northern Illinois offense is averaging 29.7 points per game with 185.5 passing yards per game and 199.6 rushing yards per game. The Huskies have some injuries at the quarterback position, but Nevan Cremascoli started the last game and as thrown for 291 yards, three touchdowns, and four interceptions for the Huskies this season. Harrison Waylee has rushed for 863 yards and five touchdowns, while Cole Tucker has caught 41 passes for 599 yards and four scores for Northern Illinois. The NIU defense is allowing 32 points per game and 388 yards per game.

Miami is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 Wednesday games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 road games. The under is 5-0 in Miami’s last 5 road games. Northern Illinois is 0-4 ATS in their last 4 home games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games on turf. The over is 4-0 in Northern Illinois’ last 4 home games. The underdog is 7-1 ATS in these two teams last 8 head to head meetings.

Both of these teams come into this matchup with a 2-4 conference record and are sitting towards the bottom of the MAC standings. Northern Illinois has some quarterback concerns, but they were still able to win last week. Miami (OH) has struggled on offense this season and is only averaging 19 points per game. Luckily for the Redhawks, they face a defense that is allowing 32 points per game against. I am going to take Miami in this game, as I am not sure what is going to happen at quarterback for NIU.

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a PickDawgz site consensus.

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