Western Kentucky Falls 33-6 to Mean Green - Recap

Western Kentucky Falls 33-6 to Mean Green - Recap

Lance Dunbar ran for 215 yards as North Texas handled Western Kentucky by a score of 33-6 on Saturday at L.T. Smith Stadium.

North Texas was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 52.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Riley Dodge completed 11 of 20 pass attempts for 89 yards for the Mean Green in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.

Bobby Rainey rushed for 100 yards for Western Kentucky, while Kawaun Jakes added 39 yards. Kawaun Jakes threw for 116 yards for the Hilltoppers, while receivers Bobby Rainey and Willie McNeal had 57 and 24 yards respectively.

Western Kentucky was outgained by North Texas 400-272 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-17 by the Mean Green.

The time of possession battle favored Western Kentucky as their offense was on the field for 30:48, longer than the 29:12 of their opponents.

North Texas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Troy. Western Kentucky will aim to get back on the winning track vs Florida Atlantic.