Jaguars vs Hilltoppers Final: 31-24 - Recap
The Jaguars grabbed a Week 3 victory over the Hilltoppers on Saturday, winning 31-24 at Ladd Peebles Stadium.
South Alabama was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 55.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Ross Metheny completed 11 of 15 pass attempts for 193 yards for the Jaguars in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Antonio Andrews rushed for 122 yards for Western Kentucky, while Leon Allen added 40 yards. Brandon Doughty threw for 282 yards for the Hilltoppers, while receivers Nicholas Norris and Tyler Higbee had 95 and 67 yards respectively.
Western Kentucky outgained South Alabama 427-414 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 26-18 by the Hilltoppers.
The time of possession battle favored Western Kentucky as their offense was on the field for 32:51, longer than the 27:09 of their opponents.
South Alabama looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Tennessee. Western Kentucky will aim to get back on the winning track vs Morgan St.