WKU Hilltoppers vs UAB Blazers 10/17/2020 NCAAF Forecast, Odds & Spread
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
WKU Hilltoppers vs UAB Blazers 10/17/2020 – Western Kentucky Hilltoppers will take the road to kick-off against UAB Blazers from Legion Field, Birmingham, Alabama. The field is set and the Relentless Sportsbook picks are out as these teams clash in a Conference USA game. The Hilltoppers are coming off a defeat against Marshall Thundering Herd in their last game. On the other hand, UAB Blazers managed to win against UTSA Roadrunners in their last game. The Blazers are all set to extend their 3-1 record on the season.
WKU Hilltoppers vs UAB Blazers 10/17/2020
Western Kentucky Hilltoppers lost against Marshall with a final score of 38-14. The Hilltoppers were unable to do much from the defensive end of the game as they equally struggled with their offense. Western Kentucky gave up 344 yards to the opponent. Devon Key recorded 10 tackles for his team while they covered 148 throwing yards in one touchdown. Wide receiver Dayton Wade touched 58 receiving yards and caught the ball eight times for his team.
Players to watch: T. Pigrome QB (CMP 61 ATT 105 YDS 559 CMP% 58.1 AVG 5.3 LNG 50 TD 6 INT 0 SACK 8 SYL -50 RTG 121.7 ATT 54 YDS 225 AVG 4.2 LNG 25 TD 0), K. Thomas QB (CMP 9 ATT 18 YDS 148 CMP% 50 AVG 8.2 LNG 51 TD 1 INT 0 SACK 0 SYL 0 RTG 137.4), G. Walker (RB ATT 28 YDS 73 AVG 2.6 LNG 16 TD 1), M. Tinsley WR (REC 16 YDS 158 AVG 9.9 LNG 23 TD 2).
The Blazers had a big victory against the Roadrunners after they scored 21 and gave up just 13. It was an important win and UAB had Bryson Lucero convert 18 of his 29 passing attempts in a span of 195 yards. The quarterback managed three touchdowns for his team. From the running back spot, Spencer Brown did well to cover 144 yards and he carried the ball for 26 times. Will Boler was impressive from the safety end with eight tackles for his team.
Players to watch: B. Lucero QB (CMP 47 ATT 78 YDS 652 CMP% 60.3 AVG 8.4 LNG 56 TD 6 INT 3 SACK 1 SYL -6 RTG 148.2), T. Johnston III QB (CMP 32 ATT 48 YDS 293 CMP% 66.7 AVG 6.1 LNG 29 TD 3 INT 1 SACK 1 SYL -5 RTG 134.4), S. Brown RB (ATT 86 YDS 450 AVG 5.2 LNG 73 TD 5), J. Brown Jr. RB (ATT 38 YDS 142 AVG 3.7 LNG 30 TD 1), M. Mitchell (WR REC 21 YDS 306 AVG 14.6 LNG 52 TD 2).
WKU Hilltoppers vs UAB Blazers Betting Numbers
Western Kentucky is 0-5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Alabama-Birmingham is 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
WKU Hilltoppers vs UAB Blazers Betting Picks
The Blazers seem to have all it takes to defeat the Hilltoppers. UAB has a constructive offensive unit with a neat running game. The college football spread is clearly in support for the Blazer to win with a score of 28-10.