The WKU Hilltoppers and the Army Black Knights will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Blaik Field at Michie Stadium.

Oddsmakers opened the Black Knights as -3.5-point favorites versus the Hilltoppers, while the game's total opened at 51.5.

In their last action, Army was a 43-10 winner on the road against Panthers. They covered the +2.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (53) was profitable news for OVER bettors.


Team record: 1-0 SU,1-0 ATS

Western Kentucky is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games

Western Kentucky is 4-9-2 ATS in its last 15 games

Western Kentucky is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games


Team record: 1-0 SU,1-0 ATS

Army is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games

Army is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games

The total has gone OVER in 5 of Army's last 7 games

Next up:

WKU home to Indiana Saturday, September 25

Army home to UCONN Saturday, September 18

When it comes to putting points on the board, the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers have an average of 59.0 PPG. Offensively they average 109.0 yards via the ground game which ranks them 92nd in the country. The Hilltoppers have earned 587 total yards for the year. When it comes to distribution of touchdowns, Western Kentucky has earned 8 touchdowns via the pass and 0 rushing touchdowns. Western Kentucky has tallied 25 1st downs as an offense, and they have committed 8 penalties for 69 yds.

Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Black Knights -7

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Michie Stadium will play host to a Saturday afternoon college football clash between the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers and the Army Black Knights. The Hilltoppers won five games in 2020 and finished with a 39-21 loss versus Georgia State in the Lending Tree Bowl. On Thursday, Western Kentucky scored 17 straight points to start the second half and pull away for a 59-21 home victory versus UT Martin.

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W Kentucky Injuries

Joshua Simon TE 9/6 Knee QUESTIONABLE Simon is hampered by a knee injury, leaving his status for Saturday's matchup with Army up in the air.

Jakairi Moses RB 9/6 Knee OUT Moses will miss the remainder of the 2021 season with a knee injury.

Dalvin Smith WR 9/6 Undisclosed QUESTIONABLE Smith missed the previous contest with an undefined issue, and it is uncertain if he will play against Army on Saturday.

Army Injuries

Tyhier Tyler QB 9/6 Ankle PROBABLE Tyhier is nursing an ankle injury, and it remains to be seen if he will line up against Western Kentucky on Saturday.