Coastal Carolina vs Northern Illinois: Tailgreeter Cure Bowl Prediction, Game Preview

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Coastal Carolina vs Northern Illinois: Tailgreeter Cure Bowl Prediction, Game Preview

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Coastal Carolina vs Northern Illinois: Tailgreeter Cure Bowl Prediction, Game Preview

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Coastal Carolina vs Northern Illinois: Tailgreeter Cure Bowl, What’s Going To Happen

Coastal Carolina will be too offensively sharp. The time off will help QB Grayson McCall and all of the banged up parts to be a bit stronger, and Northern Illinois will start to make mistakes when it has to press.

The Huskies, though, will be effective enough on the ground to keep this close. Coastal Carolina can control the clock with its short passing game, but it won’t be able to pull away after getting off to a strong start.

No, Northern Illinois won’t be able to pound away like it did against Kent State in the MAC Championship, but it’ll have moments throughout the game when it controls the tempo. It won’t be enough, though, to pull this off late.

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Tailgreeter Cure Bowl: Coastal Carolina vs Northern Illinois Prediction, Lines

Coastal Carolina 30, Northern Illinois 23
Line: Coastal Carolina -10, o/u: 51.5
ATS Confidence out of 5: 3
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Tailgreeter Cure Bowl History

Dec. 26, 2020 Liberty 37, Coastal Carolina 34 OT
Dec. 21, 2019 Liberty 23, Georgia Southern 16
Dec. 15, 2018 Tulane 41, Louisiana 24
Dec. 16, 2017 Georgia State 27, WKU 17
Dec. 17, 2016 Arkansas State 31, UCF 13
Dec. 19, 2015 San Jose State 27 Georgia State 16

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