The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers take on the Florida Atlantic Owls in one of the college football games on Saturday, October 29, 2016 start time at 3:30 PM ET, at FAU Football Stadium.
The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers (5-3) outlasted the Old Dominion Monarchs, 59-24, last week. Mike White completed 29-for-32 passes for 378 yards and four touchdowns. In rushing, Anthony Wales ran for 157 yards and two touchdowns in 15 attempts while Quinton Baker added 68 yards and a touchdown in 12 attempts. Marquez Trigg added 21 yards and a touchdown. In receiving, Taywan Taylor posted 123 yards and three touchdowns in 10 carries while Nicholas Norris added 90 yards and a touchdown in six catches.
Offensively, Western Kentucky football is averaging 339.9 yards in passing and 147.0 yards in rushing. Defensively, Western Kentucky football is yielding 305.5 yards in passing and 106.9 yards in rushing against the opposing teams.
The Florida Atlantic Owls (1-6) lost against the Marshall Thundering Herd, 27-21, Week 7. Jason Driskel completed 9-for-17 passes for 151 yards. In rushing, Devin Singletary ran for 111 yards and a touchdown in 13 attempts while Gregory Howell Jr. added 109 yards and a touchdown in 20 carries. Driskel added 57 yards and a touchdown. In receiving, Kalib Woods posted 100 yards in five receptions while Singletary added 44 yards in three receptions.
Offensively, Florida Atlantic football is averaging 197.3 yards in passing and 158.7 yards in rushing. Defensively, Florida Atlantic football is yielding 250.1 yards in passing and 225.6 yards in rushing against the opposing team.
Western Kentucky vs FAU football game schedule:
Date: October 29, 2016
Start Time: 3:30 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: (Check your local listing)
Odds and Point Spread: -21.5 Western Kentucky, 65.5 O/U
Week 9 Scores are available HERE