Indiana State vs Western Kentucky Wrap - Indiana State Wins 44-16
|Indiana State vs Western Kentucky Wrap - Indiana State Wins 44-16|
Western Kentucky was unable to contain Shakir Bell on Saturday and the result was a 44-16 Week 3 loss against the Sycamores.
The Sycamores were a 14-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 57.5.
Ronnie Fouch completed 14 of 24 pass attempts for 227 yards for the Sycamores in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Hilltoppers defense.
Bobby Rainey rushed for 105 yards for Western Kentucky, while Antonio Andrews added 12 yards. Kawaun Jakes threw for 237 yards for the Hilltoppers, while receivers Jack Doyle and Marcus Vasquez had 68 and 68 yards respectively.
Western Kentucky lost the offensive yardage battle to Indiana State 436-369 yards in Saturday's game. Western Kentucky had more first downs as that total ended up 17-16.
The time of possession battle favored Western Kentucky as their offense was on the field for 31:06, longer than the 28:54 of their opponents.