Recap - Warhawks Defeat Western Kentucky 43-42
|Recap - Warhawks Defeat Western Kentucky 43-42|
Kolton Browning threw for 308 yards to lead the Warhawks over Western Kentucky 43-42 on Saturday in Week 8 action at L.T. Smith Stadium.
The Warhawks were a 3-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 50.5.
Kolton Browning rushed for 69 yards, while Jyruss Edwards added 9 yards in the win. Je'Ron Hamm and Jyruss Edwards added 78 and 72 receiving yards respectively.
Antonio Andrews rushed for 104 yards for Western Kentucky, while Leon Allen added 36 yards. Kawaun Jakes threw for 308 yards for the Hilltoppers, while receivers Willie McNeal and Jack Doyle had 120 and 82 yards respectively.
Louisiana-Monroe lost the offensive yardage battle to Western Kentucky 449-385 yards in Saturday's game. Western Kentucky had more first downs as that total ended up 26-19.
Louisiana-Monroe lost the time of possession battle 39:39/20:21, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Louisiana-Monroe heads into a Week 9 battle against South Alabama. Western Kentucky, meanwhile, will have their next action against Florida International.