Eastern Michigan heads into this game after getting a 7 point win over in state rival Western Michigan. Now, the game was a battle but it was a good game for the fans and definitely something the fans are going to appreciate as it definitely allowed the Eagles to get the momentum they need to come on the road and face the Rockets who have been struggling in their own rights.
Eastern Michigan is coming into the game scoring at an average of 25.7 points a game on the year. The team has managed to get a total of 271 yards a game in the air and ran the ball for 94 yards a game on the year. The Eagles have given up 32 points a game on the season, but have allowed 265 yards a game in the air and 183 yards a game on the ground.
Toledo is coming in with a blowout loss in their last game. The game was not even close and Ball State ended up blowing out the game and really did not look back in the game as they were able to control the game from the start. The final score against Ball State saw the Rockets fall 38 points short of being able to come anywhere close to bringing home the win.
This year the Rockets have been able to score only 29.3 points per game. The team has thrown the ball for 215 yards a game and ran the ball for 243 yards a game. When it comes to the defensive side of the ball the Rockets have allowed 23 points a game. The team has given up 282 yards a game in the air and allowed only 176 yards a game on the ground.