NCAAF

WKU Hilltoppers vs Vanderbilt Commodores

WKU
Hilltoppers
5 - 3
Vanderbilt
Commodores
3 - 5
November 04, 2017, 12:00 PM EDT
 | Vanderbilt Stadium

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WKU
Hilltoppers
5 - 3
Vanderbilt
Commodores
3 - 5
November 04, 2017, 12:00 PM EDT
 | Vanderbilt Stadium
  • WKU visits Vanderbilt on Saturday, hoping to send the Commodores to a loss while also covering the spread in college football betting action at Vanderbilt Stadium.

    Sportsbook Odds & Computer Pick

    Betting fans looking to back the visiting WKU Hilltoppers in this one found them as 11-point underdogs on the Sportsbook college football point spread at Sportsbook. Bookmark the college football odds pages to see where the over under number opens in this game.

    Odds Shark college football prediction models picked a 33-22 result in favor of the Hilltoppers on Saturday. Check the matchup report for any updates or pick revisions before kickoff. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.

    WKU Hilltoppers vs Vanderbilt Commodores Matchup

    Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

    The WKU Hilltoppers will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 1-7 ATS against the spread this season, while the Vanderbilt Commodores are 2-5-1 ATS. WKU is 4-4 on the over under betting totals; Vanderbilt is 5-3. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Vanderbilt vs WKU injuries news.

    The game pits the Vanderbilt Commodores, currently No. 104 in our Odds Shark NCAA Football Power Rankings, against the WKU Hilltoppers, who rate No. 36 in the latest survey.

    Statistical Matchup

    Offensively, the game matches up the Vanderbilt Commodores No. 101-ranked offense (23 PPG) against a WKU Hilltoppers defense that ranks No. 42 at 22.75 PPG. The Vanderbilt Commodores passing attack has averaged 220.5 yards per game, more than the WKU Hilltoppers give up through the air (182.25 YPG on average).

    In comparing defenses, the WKU Hilltoppers own the league's No. 93-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 208 yards per game when on the road. Vanderbilt, on the other hand, rates No. 124 this week in generating rushing yards at home.

    Recent Outings Betting Recap

    Mike White's 371-yard performance through the air wasn't enough last time out, as Florida Atlantic earned a 42-28 win over WKU on Saturday at L.T. Smith Stadium.

    Kyle Shurmur handled the Gamecocks defense in his team's most recent action, throwing for 333 yards, but Vanderbilt still lost to South Carolina 34-27.

    Betting Trends
    • Western Kentucky is 1-7 ATS in its last 8 games
    • Western Kentucky is 13-3 SU in its last 16 games
    • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Western Kentucky's last 5 games
    • Western Kentucky is 3-7 ATS in its last 10 games on the road
    • Vanderbilt is 0-4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
    • Vanderbilt is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
    • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Vanderbilt's last 5 games
    • Vanderbilt is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home

    Next Betting Matchups

    WKU at Marshall, Saturday, November 11th
    Vanderbilt home to Kentucky, Saturday, November 11th

Odds

Saturday, November 4 Sat Nov 4


Opening
Current

vs12:00pm ET
Spread
Moneyline
O/U
Opening
+11
-110
+363
o51.5
-110
-11
-110
-427
u51.5
-110
Spread
Moneyline
O/U
Current
+12.5
-118
+405
o53.5
-130
-12.5
-102
-500
u53.5
+110

Edge Finder

44.21
Total Score
15.75
432.71
Passing Yards
189.33
103.43
Rushing Yards
123.08
27:40
Time on Field
30:38
74.79
Number of Plays
69.00
7.17
Yards Per Play
4.53
44.21
Total Score
15.75
8.64
First Quarter
2.42
13.57
Second Quarter
4.83
9.86
Third Quarter
4.00
12.14
Fourth Quarter
4.50
432.71
Passing Yards
189.33
49.86
Pass Attempts
34.00
34.36
Pass Completions
18.83
1.21
Sacks
2.25
8.79
Sack Yards
14.75
12.59
Yards Per Pass
10.05
103.43
Rushing Yards
123.08
24.93
Rush Attempts
35.00
4.15
Yards Per Rush
3.52
0.86
Interceptions
1.08
0.93
Fumbles
0.83
0.57
Fumbles Lost
0.42
1.43
Total Turnovers
1.50
6.79
Penalties
5.50
54.14
Penalty Yards
42.33
27:40
Time on Field
30:38
74.79
Number of Plays
69.00
7.17
Yards Per Play
4.53
2.43
Punts
6.17
47.76
Punt Average
41.96
90.36
Return Yards
36.92

Head To Head

WKU
Stat Type VANDY
1-1
Record
1-1
0-1-1
ATS
1-0-1
1-1
O/U
1-1
22.00
Score
21.50
121.50
Rush Yds
143.00
35.50
Pass Attempts
31.50
60.56
Completion %
57.14
250.00
Passing Yds
248.00
371.5
Total Yds
391
1.50
Turnovers
2.00
WKU
Stat Type VANDY
1-1
Record
1-1
0-1-1
ATS
1-0-1
1-1
O/U
1-1
22.00
Score
21.50
121.50
Rush Yds
143.00
35.50
Pass Attempts
31.50
60.56
Completion %
57.14
250.00
Passing Yds
248.00
371.5
Total Yds
391
1.50
Turnovers
2.00
Sep 24/16 (1 of 2)
WKU
Stat Type VANDY
Home
Away
30
Score
31
-8
ATS
+8
50.5 o
O/U
50.5 u
205
Rush Yds
110
41
Pass Attempts
29
58.54
Completion %
62.07
291
Passing Yds
279
496
Total Yds
389
3
Turnovers
1
Sep 3/15 (2 of 2)
WKU
Stat Type VANDY
Away
Home
14
Score
12
-2
ATS
+2
60 o
O/U
60 u
38
Rush Yds
176
30
Pass Attempts
34
63.33
Completion %
52.94
209
Passing Yds
217
247
Total Yds
393
0
Turnovers
3

Team Records

WKU
Record VANDY
5-3
All
3-5
3-2
Home
2-2
2-1
Away
1-3
0-0
Neutral Site
0-0
1-7
ATS
2-5-1
1-4
ATS Home
1-3
0-3
ATS Away
1-2-1
0-0
ATS Neutral Site
0-0
4-4
O/U
5-2
3-2
O/U Home
2-1
1-2
O/U Away
3-1
0-0
O/U Neutral Site
0-0
WKU
Record VANDY
3-2
All
0-5
1-2
Home
0-2
2-0
Away
0-3
0-0
Neutral Site
0-0
1-4
ATS
0-4-1
1-2
ATS Home
0-2
0-2
ATS Away
0-2-1
0-0
ATS Neutral Site
0-0
3-2
O/U
5-0
2-1
O/U Home
2-0
1-1
O/U Away
3-0
0-0
O/U Neutral Site
0-0
WKU
Record VANDY
5-3
All
3-5
3-2
Home
2-2
2-1
Away
1-3
0-0
Neutral Site
0-0
1-7
ATS
2-5-1
1-4
ATS Home
1-3
0-3
ATS Away
1-2-1
0-0
ATS Neutral Site
0-0
4-4
O/U
5-2
3-2
O/U Home
2-1
1-2
O/U Away
3-1
0-0
O/U Neutral Site
0-0

Gametime Weather

Weather
10:00am Mostly Cloudy
20ºC / 68ºF
88% Humidity
17% Precipitation
72% Cloud Cover
Wind Impact Stadium Type Open
Field Image
Arrow Image 7
mph

Injuries

NamePositionInj Desc
No Reported Injuries
NamePositionInj Desc
Rocko GriffinRBIs out for season, Left Team
Miles CapersLBIs out for season, Knee
Chase GillespieRBIs "?" Saturday vs Tennessee U, Undisclosed
Bradley MannDLIs out for season, Undisclosed

Last 10 Games

DateOppScoreSULineTotalATSOFF. RUSHOFF. PASSOFF. TOTALDEF. RUSHDEF. PASSDEF. TOTALTO
Oct 28, 2017FLAATL28-42L+6.5/67-L/O99371470368934613
Oct 20, 2017OLDDOM35-31W-6.5/50-L/O73343416268180448-2
Oct 14, 2017CHARLT45-14W-17.5/47.5-W/O121506627248613090
Oct 7, 2017UTEP15-14W-16/53.5-L/U742082821631242870
Sep 23, 2017BALLST33-21W-12.5/50-L/O52319371107267374-1
Sep 16, 2017LATECH22-23L-4.5/62-L/U151226377122306428-1
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
View Game Logs
DateOppScoreSULineTotalATSOFF. RUSHOFF. PASSOFF. TOTALDEF. RUSHDEF. PASSDEF. TOTALTO
Oct 28, 2017S.CARO27-34L+7/43.5-P/O1073334402121743861
Oct 14, 2017O-MISS35-57L+3/56-L/O1882294172523516032
Oct 7, 2017GEORGI14-45L+17/41.5-L/O64172236423126549-1
Sep 30, 2017FLA24-38L+9/39-L/O462643102182494670
Sep 23, 2017ALAB0-59L+19.5/42-L/O4038784961816772
Sep 16, 2017KAN.ST14-7W+4.5/48.5-W/U6520527020176277-1
Sep 9, 2017ALAAM42-0W-49.5/N/A-L/N/A1742274015944103-2
Sep 2, 2017MIDTEN28-6W-2/58-W/U7129636749166215-1
Dec 26, 2016NCSU17-41L+5.5/46-L/O1561583141412353762
Nov 26, 2016TENN45-34W+7/51-W/O192416608176340516-1
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