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WKU Hilltoppers vs Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 10/03/2020 NCAAF Previews, Odds & Spread
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
WKU Hilltoppers vs Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 10/03/2020 – Johnny (Red) Floyd Stadium in Murfreesboro, Tennessee will play host to two teams that are yet to taste victory this college football season. A straight bet is out for WKU Hilltoppers and Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders as they enter their week five of college football. The WKU Hilltoppers dropped their opening game against Louisville Cardinals and failed to get past Liberty Flames in their second game. As for Middle Tennessee, they will enter this game riding a three-game losing streak. Middle Tennessee seems to have a major issue with their offensive unit.
WKU Hilltoppers vs Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 10/03/2020
The WKU Hilltoppers surrendered 35 points to the Louisville Cardinals and scored just 21 in return. Against Liberty, they managed to score 24 and surrender 30. Western Kentucky has major issues with their defensive side of the game. The Hilltoppers struggled to prevent their opponents from scoring. Tyrell Pigrome managed to convert 28 of his 48 pass attempts in a span of 322 yards with four touchdowns. Pigrome is all the leading rusher for his team with 130 yards and 31 carries. The Hilltoppers will need to work on a proper strategy to get past Middle Tennessee.
Players to watch: T. Pigrome QB (CMP 28 ATT 48 YDS 322 CMP% 58.3 AVG 6.7 LNG 50 TD 4 INT 0 SACK 4 SYL -23 RTG 142.2), G. Walker RB (ATT 20 YDS 53 AVG 2.7 LNG 13 TD 1), N. Whittington RB (ATT 7 YDS 16 AVG 2.3 LNG 15 TD 0), M. Tinsley WR (REC 9 YDS 107 AVG 11.9 LNG 23 TD 2).
Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders
Middle Tennessee scored a total of 49 points in their last three games. The Blue Raiders were shutout by Army Black Knights in their season opener with a 42-0 final score. Middle Tennessee lost against Troy Trojans in their second game with a 47-14 score. Last week, they had a close call against UTSA Roadrunners with a 37-35 score. Asher O’Hara has converted 56 of his 84 passing attempts in total in a span of 527 yards with three touchdowns. O’Hara also carried the ball 45 times from the rushing end in a span of 124 yards.
Players to watch: A. O’Hara QB (CMP 56 ATT 84 YDS 527 CMP% 66.7 AVG 6.3 LNG 42 TD 3 INT 5 SACK 4 SYL -23 RTG 119.3), C. Cunningham QB (CMP 9 ATT 17 YDS 73 CMP% 52.9 AVG 4.3 LNG 24 TD 0 INT 2 SACK 1 SYL -6 RTG 65.5), J. McDonald (RB ATT 13 YDS 100 AVG 7.7 LNG 64 TD 0).
WKU Hilltoppers vs Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Western Kentucky’s last 8 games.
Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Middle Tennessee’s last 9 games.
WKU Hilltoppers vs Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders Betting Picks
Middle Tennessee did a decent job against the Roadrunners and they are all set to get past the Hilltoppers. The legal online football betting picks have predicted the Blue Raiders to win with a score of 42-35.