Western Kentucky vs Army Recap - Hilltoppers Win 21-17
|Western Kentucky vs Army Recap - Hilltoppers Win 21-17|
Antonio Andrews ran for 117 yards as Western Kentucky handled Army by a score of 21-17 on Saturday at Michie Stadium.
Western Kentucky won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 6-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 56.5.
Brandon Doughty completed 16 of 24 pass attempts for 199 yards for the Hilltoppers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Black Knights defense.
Terry Baggett rushed for 102 yards for Army, while Tony Giovannelli added 82 yards. Angel Santiago threw for 70 yards for the Black Knights, while receivers Tony Giovannelli and Patrick Laird had 29 and 14 yards respectively.
Army outgained Western Kentucky 347-334 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 18-16 by the Hilltoppers.
The time of possession battle favored Army as their offense was on the field for 30:17, longer than the 29:43 of their opponents.
Western Kentucky looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Texas State. Army will aim to get back on the winning track at Hawaii.