The Northern Illinois Huskies and the Florida State Seminoles will both be gunning for a victory on January 1 when they meet at Sun Life Stadium in the Orange Bowl.
Oddsmakers currently have the Seminoles listed as 13½-point favorites versus the Huskies, while the game's total is sitting at 59½.
Northern Illinois won its last outing, a 44-37 result against Kent State on November 30. Northern Illinois failed to cover in that game as a 7.5-point favorite, while the 81 combined points took the game OVER the total.
Florida State won its last outing, a 21-15 result against Georgia Tech on December 1. Florida State failed to cover in that game as a 15.5-point favorite, while the 36 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
Northern Illinois: 12-1 SU, 9-4 ATS
Florida State: 11-2 SU, 4-9 ATS
A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
Northern Illinois is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Florida State is 13-2 SU in its last 15 games
Florida State is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games