Western Kentucky vs Georgia State Wrap - Western Kentucky Wins 44-28
Antonio Andrews ran for 110 yards as Western Kentucky handled Georgia State by a score of 44-28 on Saturday at Georgia Dome.
The Hilltoppers won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 18.5-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Brandon Doughty completed 15 of 24 pass attempts for 206 yards for the Hilltoppers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Panthers defense.
Jonathan Jean-Bart rushed for 53 yards for Georgia State, while Travis Evans added 30 yards. Ronnie Bell threw for 325 yards for the Panthers, while receivers Robert Davis and Albert Wilson had 84 and 72 yards respectively.
Western Kentucky outgained Georgia State 444-410 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-18 by the Hilltoppers.
The time of possession battle favored Western Kentucky as their offense was on the field for 33:04, longer than the 26:22 of their opponents.
Next game, Western Kentucky takes its act on the road to face Army looking for another win. For Georgia State, they head home to face Louisiana-Lafayette.