Charlotte 49ers vs Western Kentucky Hilltoppers 10/19/2019 NCAAF, Odds and Picks
Charlotte 49ers vs Western Kentucky Hilltoppers 10/19/2019 – The sputtering Charlotte 49ers face a streaking Western Kentucky Hilltoppers this weekend. These are two teams on different paths with the Hilltoppers on a three-game winnings streak. Sportsbooks see Western Kentucky winning this one against a hard-luck 49ers squad. The Hilltoppers are coming off a big win over the Army Black Knights, 17-8. Charlotte, meanwhile, lost its third consecutive loss after starting the season 2-1. The 49ers will need a miracle to rebuff internet bookie. Their last taste of victory was back in September.
Charlotte 49ers vs Western Kentucky Hilltoppers 10/19/2019
|When:||Saturday October 19, 2019, 4:00 PM ET|
|Where:||L.T. Smith Stadium, Bowling Green, KY|
Unless the Hilltoppers come up with something, their losing woes are likely to continue. They are 1-15 SU in its last 16 road matches and all of the 49ers last 5 matches went under the totals. Their fortunes could change depending on quarterback Chris Reynolds. He delivered 6 of his 10 throws for 114 yards and a touchdown against the FIU Panthers. The 49ers will also need wise play from Benny LeMay. He had 21 carries for a total of 144 rushing yards and a touchdown last game.
Players to watch: Chris Reynolds QB 71 CMP 117 ATT 952 YDS 60.7 CMP% 8.1 AVG 46 LNG 11 TD 5 INT; Benny LeMay RB 96 ATT 622 YDS 6.5 AVG 65 LNG; Ishod Finger RB 33 ATT 239 YDS 7.2 AVG 68 LNG; Cameron Dollar WR 16 REC 269 YDS 16.8 AVG 46 LNG; Victor Tucker WR 17 REC 246 YDS 14.5 AVG 37 LNG
Western Kentucky Hilltoppers
Unless they sputter, the Hilltoppers should record another win this Saturday. They face a lowly 49ers squad who has been struggling. They have accumulated 710 rushing yards through 6 games but improvements are still needed. Looking beyond Charlotte, the Hilltoppers will need to do better once they face top-ranked teams. If they plan to contend, tweaking their offense will be needed. They can try to experiment on that against the 49ers. Ty Storey had 21 of his 30 throws for 140 yards last time out. However, he was not able to convert a touchdown. Gaej Walker and Lucky Jackson need to perform as well if the Hilltoppers are to get win no. 5.
Players to watch: Steven Duncan QB 70 CMP 119 ATT 790 YDS 58.8 CMP% 6.6 AVG 77 LNG 5 TD 4 INT; Gaej Walker RB 122 ATT 558 YDS 4.6 AVG 68 LNG; Ty Storey WR 39 ATT 100 YDS 2.6 AVG 15 LNG; Jahcour Pearson WR 33 REC 316 YDS 9.6 AVG 50 LNG; Lucky Jackson WR 25 REC 263 YDS 10.5 AVG 48 LNG
Charlotte 49ers vs Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Betting Trends
Charlotte is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
49ers are 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Charlotte’s last 5 games
Charlotte is 1-15 SU in its last 16 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Charlotte’s last 5 games on the road
Western Kentucky Hilltoppers
Western Kentucky is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Hilltoppers is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Western Kentucky is 8-16 SU in its last 24 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Western Kentucky’s last 5 games
Western Kentucky is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Western Kentucky’s last 12 games at home
Charlotte 49ers vs Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Betting Picks
The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers are picked by online betting games to prevail over the Charlotte 49ers. The Hilltoppers are predicted to win, 20.0-28.4, covering the spread and total going over.