Morgan St vs Western Kentucky Wrap - Western Kentucky Wins 58-17
Western Kentucky got a 213-yard performance from Antonio Andrews as a key part of its 58-17 victory over the Bears on Saturday at L.T. Smith Stadium.
Western Kentucky won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 35-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 53.5.
Todd Porter completed 5 of 10 pass attempts for 76 yards for the Hilltoppers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Bears defense.
Tracy Martin rushed for 77 yards for Morgan St, while Seth Higgins added 56 yards. Seth Higgins threw for 126 yards for the Bears, while receivers Nate Ingram and Thomas Martin had 60 and 52 yards respectively.
Morgan St was outgained by Western Kentucky 588-317 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 28-18 by the Hilltoppers.
Western Kentucky lost the time of possession battle 31:44/28:21, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.