NCAAF

LA Tech Bulldogs vs WKU Hilltoppers

LA Tech
Bulldogs
1 - 1
WKU
Hilltoppers
1 - 1
September 16, 2017, 7:00 PM EDT
 | Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium

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LA Tech
Bulldogs
1 - 1
WKU
Hilltoppers
1 - 1
September 16, 2017, 7:00 PM EDT
 | Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium
  • L.T. Smith Stadium features a battle between the host WKU Hilltoppers and the visiting LA Tech Bulldogs in college football betting action Saturday.

    Sportsbook Odds & Computer Pick

    Sportsbooks such as Sportsbook had the WKU Hilltoppers pegged as -5-point favorites in this matchup. The total, meanwhile, had yet to be posted as of writing - check the lines shortly.

    Odds Shark computer score prediction models picked a possible 47-31 win for the Hilltoppers early in the week. That score may change during the week, if injury or weather factors alter the numbers, so check the college football picks page before game time. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.

    LA Tech Bulldogs vs WKU Hilltoppers Matchup

    Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

    This season the WKU Hilltoppers are 1-1 overall and 0-2 ATS against the spread, while the Bulldogs are 1-1 and 0-2 ATS. As for the totals, WKU is 0-2 on the OU, and LA Tech is 2-0 Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and WKU vs LA Tech injuries news.

    According to the Power Rankings here at Odds Shark it's the No. 7-rated WKU Hilltoppers and the No. 26-rated LA Tech Bulldogs in this matchup.

    Recent Outings Betting Recap

    Marcus Gaines was good for 104 receiving yards in the Bulldogs's most recent action, but while it helped his stats, it didn't help his team to victory and they fell 57-21 to the Bulldogs.

    In their last gridiron battle, Nacarius Fant did much of the damage, producing 110 receiving yards but Illinois managed to defeat the Hilltoppers 20-7 at Memorial Stadium-Champaign.

    Betting Trends
    • Louisiana Tech is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games
    • Louisiana Tech is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games
    • The total has gone OVER in 10 of Louisiana Tech's last 11 games
    • Louisiana Tech is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
    • Western Kentucky is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
    • Western Kentucky is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games
    • Western Kentucky is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home

    Next Betting Matchups

    LA Tech at South Carolina, Saturday, September 23rd
    WKU home to Ball State, Saturday, September 23rd

Odds

Saturday, September 16 Sat Sep 16


Opening
Current

vs7:00pm ET
Spread
Moneyline
O/U
Opening
+5
-110
+225
o68
-110
-5
-110
-265
u68
-110
Spread
Moneyline
O/U
Current
+4.5
-110
+165
o62
-112
-4.5
-110
-190
u62
-108

Edge Finder

28.00
Total Score
44.21
261.75
Passing Yards
432.71
122.17
Rushing Yards
103.43
28:28
Time on Field
27:40
69.00
Number of Plays
74.79
5.56
Yards Per Play
7.17
28.00
Total Score
44.21
6.58
First Quarter
8.64
7.58
Second Quarter
13.57
6.00
Third Quarter
9.86
7.83
Fourth Quarter
12.14
261.75
Passing Yards
432.71
34.33
Pass Attempts
49.86
20.67
Pass Completions
34.36
2.33
Sacks
1.21
15.33
Sack Yards
8.79
12.67
Yards Per Pass
12.59
122.17
Rushing Yards
103.43
34.67
Rush Attempts
24.93
3.52
Yards Per Rush
4.15
1.17
Interceptions
0.86
1.08
Fumbles
0.93
0.58
Fumbles Lost
0.57
1.75
Total Turnovers
1.43
6.75
Penalties
6.79
52.08
Penalty Yards
54.14
28:28
Time on Field
27:40
69.00
Number of Plays
74.79
5.56
Yards Per Play
7.17
4.58
Punts
2.43
39.83
Punt Average
47.76
85.42
Return Yards
90.36

Head To Head

LATECH
Stat Type WKU
2-2
Record
2-2
2-2
ATS
2-2
3-0-1
O/U
3-0-1
49.00
Score
40.25
116.00
Rush Yds
155.75
50.00
Pass Attempts
39.50
65.00
Completion %
63.92
422.75
Passing Yds
336.75
538.75
Total Yds
492.5
1.50
Turnovers
2.75
LATECH
Stat Type WKU
1-2
Record
2-1
1-2
ATS
2-1
3-0
O/U
3-0
45.67
Score
50.33
111.67
Rush Yds
157.00
50.33
Pass Attempts
39.67
63.58
Completion %
71.43
437.67
Passing Yds
400.67
549.33
Total Yds
557.67
1.00
Turnovers
2.00
Dec 3/16 (1 of 4)
LATECH
Stat Type WKU
Away
Home
44
Score
58
+13
ATS
-13
78 o
O/U
78 u
5
Rush Yds
235
57
Pass Attempts
31
61.40
Completion %
67.74
502
Passing Yds
421
507
Total Yds
656
1
Turnovers
3
Oct 6/16 (2 of 4)
LATECH
Stat Type WKU
Home
Away
55
Score
52
+2.5
ATS
-2.5
69 o
O/U
69 u
107
Rush Yds
87
45
Pass Attempts
50
73.33
Completion %
72.00
454
Passing Yds
340
561
Total Yds
427
0
Turnovers
2
Sep 10/15 (3 of 4)
LATECH
Stat Type WKU
Away
Home
38
Score
41
-2.5
ATS
+2.5
63.5 o
O/U
63.5 u
223
Rush Yds
149
49
Pass Attempts
38
57.14
Completion %
73.68
357
Passing Yds
441
580
Total Yds
590
2
Turnovers
1
Nov 1/14 (4 of 4)
LATECH
Stat Type WKU
Home
Away
59
Score
10
-7.5
ATS
+7.5
69 o
O/U
69 u
129
Rush Yds
152
49
Pass Attempts
39
69.39
Completion %
41.03
378
Passing Yds
145
507
Total Yds
297
3
Turnovers
5

Team Records

LATECH
Record WKU
1-1
All
1-1
1-1
Home
1-0
0-0
Away
0-1
0-0
Neutral Site
0-0
0-2
ATS
0-2
0-2
ATS Home
0-1
0-0
ATS Away
0-1
0-0
ATS Neutral Site
0-0
2-0
O/U
0-2
2-0
O/U Home
0-1
0-0
O/U Away
0-1
0-0
O/U Neutral Site
0-0
LATECH
Record WKU
0-0
All
0-0
0-0
Home
0-0
0-0
Away
0-0
0-0
Neutral Site
0-0
0-0
ATS
0-0
0-0
ATS Home
0-0
0-0
ATS Away
0-0
0-0
ATS Neutral Site
0-0
0-0
O/U
0-0
0-0
O/U Home
0-0
0-0
O/U Away
0-0
0-0
O/U Neutral Site
0-0
LATECH
Record WKU
1-1
All
1-1
1-1
Home
1-0
0-0
Away
0-1
0-0
Neutral Site
0-0
0-2
ATS
0-2
0-2
ATS Home
0-1
0-0
ATS Away
0-1
0-0
ATS Neutral Site
0-0
2-0
O/U
0-2
2-0
O/U Home
0-1
0-0
O/U Away
0-1
0-0
O/U Neutral Site
0-0

Gametime Weather

7:00pm N/A
N/A
N/A Humidity
N/A Precipitation
N/A Cloud Cover
Wind Impact Stadium Type Open
N/A

Injuries

NamePositionInj Desc
No Reported Injuries
NamePositionInj Desc
No Reported Injuries

Last 10 Games

DateOppScoreSULineTotalATSOFF. RUSHOFF. PASSOFF. TOTALDEF. RUSHDEF. PASSDEF. TOTALTO
Sep 9, 2017MIS.ST21-57L+10.5/67-L/O1521633153271324592
Sep 2, 2017NW.ST52-24W-40/71-L/O2212764971332563890
Dec 23, 2016NAVY48-45W-7.5/67-L/O884094973001594590
Dec 3, 2016WKU44-58L+13/78-L/O5502507235421656-2
Nov 25, 2016S.MISS24-39L-15/70.5-L/U8246254893424312
Nov 12, 2016UTSA63-35W-21/65-W/O180293473131179310-1
Nov 5, 2016NTEXAS45-24W-17.5/64-W/O226253479822072890
Oct 29, 2016RICE61-16W-29.5/68-W/O301434735153152305-1
Oct 22, 2016FIU44-24W-18.5/66-W/O14226941167331398-1
Oct 15, 2016MASS56-28W-19/64.5-W/O1994916901312683992
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DateOppScoreSULineTotalATSOFF. RUSHOFF. PASSOFF. TOTALDEF. RUSHDEF. PASSDEF. TOTALTO
Sep 9, 2017ILLINO7-20L-5/51-L/U62382441931073001
Sep 2, 2017E.KENT31-17W-38.5/67-L/U100264364253203451
Dec 20, 2016MEMPHS51-31W-6.5/78.5-W/O26233659873418491-2
Dec 3, 2016LATECH58-44W-13/78-W/O23542165655025072
Nov 26, 2016MARSHL60-6W-28/63-W/O22923346287143230-2
Nov 12, 2016NTEXAS45-7W-28.5/64-W/U214329543115117232-2
Nov 5, 2016FIU49-21W-34/65-L/O225284509101210311-1
Oct 29, 2016FLAATL52-3W-21.5/66.5-W/U26839366112577202-1
Oct 22, 2016OLDDOM59-24W-15.5/64.5-W/O246378624672633300
Oct 15, 2016MIDTEN44-43W-1.5/75-L/O1303915211714346050
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