Wildcats Fall 32-31 Against Western Kentucky - Game Recap
Antonio Andrews tore up the turf for 125 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Hilltoppers to a 32-31 win over the Wildcats at Commonwealth Stadium.
Western Kentucky was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 49.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kawaun Jakes completed 16 of 22 pass attempts for 160 yards for the Hilltoppers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Wildcats defense.
Jonathan George rushed for 51 yards for Kentucky, while CoShik Williams added 4 yards. Maxwell Smith threw for 332 yards for the Wildcats, while receivers La'Rod King and Demarco Robinson had 84 and 75 yards respectively.
Western Kentucky was outgained by Kentucky 373-323 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 28-21 by the Wildcats.
Kentucky lost the time of possession battle 36:07/23:53, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Western Kentucky heads into a Week 4 battle against Southern Miss. Kentucky, meanwhile, will have their next action against Florida.