Western Kentucky vs. Army - 10/12/19 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Western Kentucky vs. Army
Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 6:01 PM (L.T. Smith Stadium)
ARMY -4 Total 41.5
The Army Black Knights visit L.T. Smith Stadium in Bowling Green, Kentucky on Saturday to play the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers. The Black Knights fell to 3-2 on the season following a 42-33 loss to Tulane on Saturday snapping Army’s home winning streak at 15. Army quarterback Kelvin Hopkins Jr. was 9 for 24 in passing for 170 yards and rushed for 132.
Western Kentucky improved to 3-2 on the season following its 20-3 victory over Old Dominion on Saturday. Gaej Walker rushed for 114 yards and one touchdown to lead the Hilltoppers offense. Ty Storey threw a 12-yard touchdown pass to Joshua Simon midway through the fourth quarter and Cory Munson kicked a pair of field goals in the workmanlike victory for the Hilltoppers.
Kelvin Hopkins Jr. has thrown for 266 yards, two touchdowns and two interceptions for Army. Connor Slomka is the leading rusher with 308 yards and three touchdowns. In all, five players have rushed for more than 100 yards for the Black Knights. Artice Hobbs IV is the leading receiver with 142 yards and one touchdown. Cole Christiansen is the leading tackler with 49.
Steven Duncan leads the Hilltoppers with 790 yards passing, five touchdowns and four interceptions. Gaej Walker leads Western Kentucky in rushing with 426 yards and four touchdowns. Jahcour Pearson is the leading receiver with 291 yards and three touchdowns. The leading tackler for Western Kentucky is DeAngelo Malone with 46.
Army is 6-0 ATS in its last 6 on the road
The OVER has cashed in each of the Black Knights last 7 played in October
Western Kentucky is 5-2 ATS in its last 7
The UNDER has cashed in 16 of the Hilltoppers last 21 played in October
Army has had its problems covering the number in C-USA play failing to cover in 5 of the last 7. Western Kentucky has covered the number in 5 of its last 6 at home versus an opponent with a winning record on the road and in 5 of its last 7 overall. In addition, the Hilltoppers have covered the nut in 10 of the last 14 following a game in which they allowed fewer than 275 total yards. Final Score Prediction, Army Black Knights win, but fall short ATS 24-21