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College Football Betting Preview and Pick - Texas El Paso Miners Underdogs vs Hilltoppers at Western Kentucky

Texas El Paso Miners

vs

Western Kentucky Hilltoppers
Saturday, November 08, 2014 4:00 PM ET
L.T. Smith Stadium

The Hilltoppers hope to be bad hosts on Saturday as the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers pay a visit to L.T. Smith Stadium in Week 11 betting action.

Texas El Paso Miners vs Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Opening Odds and Betting Line

Betting fans going with the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers in this game found them listed as -9-point favorites on the betting odds menu at 5Dimes earlier in the week.

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Computer Prediction: Texas El Paso Miners vs Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Pick

Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 31-24 victory for the Hilltoppers. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.

Texas El Paso Miners vs Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Western Kentucky bring a 3-5 record (3-5 ATS) to the Week 11 betting matchup against the 5-3 Texas El Paso Miners, who are 6-2 ATS against the spread. Over under betting has seen Western Kentucky go 6-1-1 so far and the Miners go 4-4. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Western Kentucky vs Texas El Paso injuries news.

The game pits the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers, currently No. 40 in our Odds Shark NCAA Football Power Rankings, against the Texas El Paso Miners, who rate No. 103 in the latest survey.

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How Texas El Paso Miners vs Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Stats Matchup

The game also pits Western Kentucky's No. 10-ranked offense, averaging 41.12 PPG, against a Texas El Paso defense that ranks No. 90 this week at 30 PPG. The Western Kentucky aerial game is averaging 377 yards per game, more than the Texas El Paso Miners secondary allows through the air, 208.38 YPG per game.

Defensively, the Texas El Paso Miners feature the league's No. 98-rated road run defense, allowing 223 yards per game. Western Kentucky, meanwhile, ranks No. 62 in rushing offense at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Texas El Paso cruised to victory in its last outing, as they ran up a 35-14 score against Southern Miss at Sun Bowl.

Western Kentucky didn't make much of a game of it last time out, losing to the Bulldogs as Louisiana Tech blasted them 59-10 in Week 10 action.

Texas El Paso Miners vs Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Betting Odds Trends

Texas El Paso is 6-2 ATS in its last 8 games
Texas El Paso is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Texas El Paso is 6-12 SU in its last 18 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Texas El Paso's last 6 games
Western Kentucky is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games
Western Kentucky is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Western Kentucky's last 9 games
Western Kentucky is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Texas El Paso home to North Texas, Saturday, November 15th
Western Kentucky home to Army, Saturday, November 15th

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