The Louisiana Lafayette Rajin Cajuns will hit the road in week eight to face the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers in an NCAA college football game scheduled for Tuesday night.
Kick off time from Western Kentucky is scheduled for 8PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by ESPN2.
The point spread from this college football game have the home side Western Kentucky Hilltoppers favored by -4 ½ points.
Louisiana Lafayette has won three straight to improve to 3-2 on the season after a 48-24 home victory in week six against the Texas St Bobcats as a -11 point betting favorite. The game total landed at over 54 ½ points. The Rajin Cajuns jumped out to the 28-3 lead at the half.
They put up 572 yards of offense with 212 running for over 4 yards a carry QB Terrance Broadway hit on 18 of 23 passes for 335 yards and four touchdowns. Louisiana Lafayette won the turnover battle by a +2 margin. On defense the team allowed Texas St 196 yards and stuffed their passing game for 76 yards. The Rajin Cajuns got off the field 73% of the time on third down.
Western Kentucky is 4-2 on the year after a week six 31-10 road win at the Louisiana Monroe Warhawks as a -7 ½ point betting favorite. The game total landed at under 49 points. The Hilltoppers were up 14-10 at the half then outscored UL Monroe 17-0 in the second.
The team gained 530 yards offensively with 160 from their ground game for 4 yards per attempt. QB Brandon Doughty hit on 24 of 36 passes for 370 yards with two touchdowns and a pick. Antonio Andrews rushed it 27 times for 155 yards and a touchdown. They had a +1 turnover margin in the win. On defense Western Kentucky allowed the Warhawks 391 yards with 116 running for over 4 yards per run. The Hilltoppers defense stopped UL Monroe 10 times on 15 third down tries.