Arkansas State vs Western Kentucky Wrap - Western Kentucky Wins 34-31
Antonio Andrews scampered through the Arkansas State defense for 119 yards as Western Kentucky handed the Red Wolves a 34-31 defeat on Saturday at L.T. Smith Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Hilltoppers were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 6. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 55.5.
Brandon Doughty completed 21 of 37 pass attempts for 255 yards for the Hilltoppers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Michael Gordon rushed for 132 yards for Arkansas State, while Fredi Knighten added 47 yards. Adam Kennedy threw for 67 yards for the Red Wolves, while receivers R.J. Fleming and J.D. McKissic had 39 and 35 yards respectively.
Western Kentucky outgained Arkansas State 406-357 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-22 by the Red Wolves.
The time of possession battle favored Arkansas State as their offense was on the field for 35:05, longer than the 24:50 of their opponents.