Spartan Digest gives our five keys to a Michigan State win over Central Michigan and our game prediction.

We look at the keys to a Michigan State win over Central Michigan along with taking a look at a stat comparison between the two teams and give our game prediction.

Central Michigan state leaders heading into their game with Michigan State.

PASSING: Cooper Rush (90-128-3 / 983 yards / 5 TDs)
RUSHING: Devon Spalding (36 carries for 107 yards / 1 TD)
RECEIVING: Ben McCord (16 receptions for 306 yards / 2 TDs)
TACKLER: Kavon Frazier (26 total tackles)
SACKS: Five players with one each.

PREDICTION: MSU 40 - CMU 17


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Central Michigan Chippewas
(1-2, 0-1 Away)
#2 Michigan State Spartans
(3-0, 2-0 Home)
Offensive Stats Comparison
71 Scoring 103
70 First Downs 69
252 Rushing Yards 470
3 TD Rushing 5
1023 Passing Yards 695
5 TD Passing 8
23.7 Points Per Game 34.3
1275 Total Offense 1165
35.18 Time Of Possession/Game 31.35
25/52 48% Third Down Conversion 20/41 49%
12/14 86% Red-Zone Scores 9/11 82%
Defensive Stats Comparison
64 Points Allowed 73
541 Passing Yards Allowed 823
385 Rushing Yards Allowed 420
926 Total Yards Allowed 1243
5 Sacks 11
0 Fumble Recoveries 2
2 Interceptions 5
21.3 Points Per Game 24.3
9/11 Red Zone Attempts 7/11
6-3 Red Zone TD-FG 6-1
82% Red Zone Percentage 64%

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