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College Football
Preview
Matchup Edge
UAB Edge in: WKU
Points/Game
Yards Gained
Yards Allowed
Time of Possession
Penalties
Punting
Fumbles
Alabama-Birmingham at Western Kentucky
When: 7:00 PM ET, Saturday, October 4, 2014
Where: Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium, Bowling Green, Kentucky
Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers are ranked 4 on offense, averaging 594.2 yards per game. The Hilltoppers are averaging 132.8 yards rushing and 461.5 yards passing so far this season.
  • The Alabama-Birmingham Blazers are ranked 36 on offense, averaging 475.2 yards per game. The Blazers are averaging 207.5 yards rushing and 267.8 yards passing so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers are 1-0 at home this season, 0-1 against conference opponents and 2-1 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Hilltoppers are averaging 59.0 scoring, and holding teams to 31.0 points scored on defense.
  • The Alabama-Birmingham Blazers are 0-1 while on the road this season, 0-1 against conference opponents and 2-1 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Blazers are averaging 34.0 scoring, and holding teams to 47.0 points scored on defense.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk PF PA Home Away Grass Turf Conf
Alabama-Birmingham 2-2 L1 35.8 26.2 2-1 0-1 0-1 0-0 0-1
Western Kentucky 2-2 W1 44.0 37.5 1-0 1-2 0-0 0-1 0-1
Last Meeting
Alabama-Birmingham Western Kentucky
Date Away Home Tot Rus Pas Tot Rus Pas
10/4/97 WKU 16 UAB 20 423 204 219 258 200 58
Player Stats
Previous Matchup
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Alabama-Birmingham N/A
Western Kentucky N/A
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Alabama-Birmingham N/A
Western Kentucky N/A
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Alabama-Birmingham N/A
Western Kentucky N/A
Touchdowns Player TD
Alabama-Birmingham N/A
Western Kentucky N/A
Season
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Alabama-Birmingham C. Clements 64.0 735 4 4
Western Kentucky B. Doughty 69.2 1846 14 3
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Alabama-Birmingham J. Howard 69 381 5.5 3
Western Kentucky L. Allen 98 447 4.6 3
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Alabama-Birmingham J. Nelson 13 296 22.8 1
Western Kentucky J. Dangerfield 27 304 11.3 4
Touchdowns Player TD
Alabama-Birmingham D. Vinson 7
Western Kentucky J. Dangerfield 4
Quickchart Matchup
Alabama-Birmingham Off vs  Western Kentucky Def
475.2 yards
499 yards
4.2 yards/rush
5.3 yards/rush
8.9 yards/attempt
8.1 yards/attempt
Western Kentucky Off vs  Alabama-Birmingham Def
594.2 yards
359.2 yards
3.8 yards/rush
3.2 yards/rush
8.2 yards/attempt
7.4 yards/attempt