College Football
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Louisiana Tech at Western Kentucky
When: 12:00 PM ET, Saturday, December 3, 2016
Where: Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium, Bowling Green, Kentucky
Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers are ranked 13 on offense, averaging 505.8 yards per game. The Hilltoppers are averaging 176.0 yards rushing and 329.8 yards passing so far this season.
  • The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs are ranked 7 on offense, averaging 517.1 yards per game. The Bulldogs are averaging 169.1 yards rushing and 348.0 yards passing so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers are 5-1 at home this season, 7-1 against conference opponents and 2-2 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Hilltoppers are averaging 46.5 scoring, and holding teams to 16.7 points scored on defense.
  • The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs are 3-4 while on the road this season, 6-2 against conference opponents and 2-2 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Bulldogs are averaging 38.3 scoring, and holding teams to 33.3 points scored on defense.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W‑L Strk PF PA Home Away Grass Turf Conf
Louisiana Tech 8-4 L1 44.0 30.6 5-0 3-4 0-0 0-2 6-2
Western Kentucky 9-3 W6 44.0 22.4 5-1 4-2 1-1 1-0 7-1
Last Meeting
Louisiana Tech Western Kentucky
Date Away Home Tot Rus Pas Tot Rus Pas
10/6/16 WKU 52 LT 55 561 107 454 427 87 340
Player Stats
Previous Matchup
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Louisiana Tech R. Higgins 73.3 454 5 0
Western Kentucky M. White 72.0 340 5 0
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Louisiana Tech J. Craft 14 78 5.6 1
Western Kentucky A. Wales 14 83 5.9 1
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Louisiana Tech C. Henderson 8 232 29.0 3
Western Kentucky N. Norris 10 108 10.8 3
Touchdowns Player TD
Louisiana Tech J. Craft 3
Western Kentucky N. Norris 3
Season
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Louisiana Tech R. Higgins 66.4 3706 34 7
Western Kentucky M. White 67.1 3606 31 5
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Louisiana Tech J. Craft 169 997 5.9 9
Western Kentucky A. Wales 166 1167 7.0 20
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Louisiana Tech T. Taylor 113 1462 12.9 10
Western Kentucky T. Taylor 82 1392 17.0 14
Touchdowns Player TD
Louisiana Tech C. Henderson 20
Western Kentucky A. Wales 21
Quickchart Matchup
Louisiana Tech Louisiana Tech Off vs  Western Kentucky Western Kentucky Def
Louisiana Tech 517.1 yards
Western Kentucky 355.9 yards
Louisiana Tech 5.6 yards/rush
Western Kentucky 3.2 yards/rush
Louisiana Tech 9.4 yards/attempt
Western Kentucky 6.6 yards/attempt
Western Kentucky Western Kentucky Off vs  Louisiana Tech Louisiana Tech Def
Western Kentucky 505.8 yards
Louisiana Tech 398.2 yards
Western Kentucky 5.3 yards/rush
Louisiana Tech 3.5 yards/rush
Western Kentucky 9.6 yards/attempt
Louisiana Tech 7.2 yards/attempt