College Football Team Details: Western Kentucky
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Western Kentucky FBS (Non AQ's) : C-USA G5

Location
Bolwing Green KY

Spirit Name
Hilltoppers

Mascot
Big Red
Stadium:
LT Smith / FBS Rank 124th
Capacity: 22,113
Surface: FieldTurf

Offense Data | Defense Data

University Snapshot

Year Annual
Record
Coach Head Coach Record Overall Record Total Win Rank / Winning % Returning Letterman Returning
Starters
Attendance
2009 0-12 David Elson @ WKU 9-27 / Winning Percentage 25.25 511-349-30 / Winning Percentage 59.10 Total Win Rank 64 & Winning Percentage Rank 34 Total 33 Offense 17 Defense 15 S.T. 1 Offense 8 Defense 4 14,103 Decrease Rank 112
2010 2-10 Willie Taggart @ WKU 2-10 / Winning Percentage 16.16 513-359-30 / Winning Percentage 58.54 Total Win Rank 67 & Winning Percentage Rank 36 Total 44 Offense 19 Defense 23 S.T. N2 Offense 9* Defense 9 14,577 Increase Rank 113
2011 7-5 Willie Taggart @ WKU 9-15 / Winning Percentage 37.50 520-364-30 / Winning Percentage 58.53 Total Win Rank 69 & Winning Percentage Rank 36 Total 47 Offense 20 Defense 24 S.T. 3 Offense 7* Defense 8 16,637 Increase Rank 108
2012 7-6 Willie Taggart @ WKU 16-21 / Winning Percentage 43.24 527-370-30 / Winning Percentage 58.47 Total Win Rank 69 & Winning Percentage Rank 37 Total 48 Offense 23 Defense 23 S.T. 2 Offense 9* Defense 7 17,415 Increase Rank 104
2013 8-4 Bobby Petrino @ WKU 8-4 / Winning Percentage 66.67 535-374-30 / Winning Percentage 58.57 Total Win Rank 69 & Winning Percentage Rank 35 Total 39 Offense 16 Defense 17 S.T. 6 Offense 7* Defense 7 18,334 Increase Rank 107
2014 8-5 Jeff Brohm @ WKU 8-5 / Winning Percentage 61.54 543-379-30 / Winning Percentage 58.57 Total Win Rank 70 & Winning Percentage Rank 36 Total 46 Offense 21 Defense 21 S.T. 4 Offense 8* Defense 4 16,306 Decrease Rank 113
2015 12-2 Jeff Brohm @ WKU 20-7 / Winning Percentage 74.07 RK 13 555-381-30 / Winning Percentage 58.57 Total Win Rank 68 & Winning Percentage Rank 33 Total 53 Offense 23 Defense 27 S.T. 3 Offense 7* Defense 9 17,960 Increase Rank 110
2016 11-3 Jeff Brohm @ WKU 31-10 / Winning Percentage 75.61 RK 12 566-384-30 / Winning Percentage 59.29 Total Win Rank 67 & Winning Percentage Rank 31 Total 55 Offense 25 Defense 26 S T 4 Offense 8 Defense 4 17,705 Decrease Rank 110
2017 6-7 Mike Sanford @ WKU 6-7 / Winning Percentage 46.15 RK 85 572-391-30 / Winning Percentage 59.11 Total Win Rank 67 & Winning Percentage Rank 32 Total 52 Offense 21 Defense 27 S T 4 Offense 4* Defense 6 15,706 Decrease Rank 116
2018 3-9 Mike Sanford @ WKU 9-16 / Winning Percentage 46.15 RK 85 575-400-30 / Winning Percentage 58.71 Total Win Rank 67 & Winning Percentage Rank 34 Total 53 Offense 23 Defense 26 ST 4 Offense 3 Defense 7 14,231 Decrease Rank 118
2019 0-0 Tyson Helton @ WKU 0-0 / Winning Percentage 00.00 RK NA 575-400-30 / Winning Percentage 58.71 Total Win Rank 67 & Winning Percentage Rank 34 Total 50 Offense 26 Defense 21 ST 3 Offense 10* Defense 6 NA
* = Returning Quarterback

Schedule (2019)

Record 2019

Overall: W:6 L:4 T:0
Conf: W:6 L:4 T:0
Division: W:6 L:4 T:0

Game Date Home VS Away Score Game Stats
FCS (FCS AQ's) Aug-29 2019 Western Kentucky
 -VS- 
Central Arkansas
LOSS
28 - 35
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Kentucky 6-49 184 304 488 2 16 9
Central Arkansas 6-46 20 404 424 0 13 5
Same Conference Sep-07 2019 Florida International
 -VS- 
Western Kentucky
WIN
14 - 20
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Florida International 4-47 151 66 217 0 15 2
Western Kentucky 7-60 98 241 339 2 13 5
BCS (FBS AQ's) Sep-14 2019 Western Kentucky
 -VS- 
Louisville
LOSS
21 - 38
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Kentucky 5-25 43 245 288 2 16 4
Louisville 6-69 210 205 415 1 11 4
BYE WEEK!
Same Conference Sep-28 2019 Western Kentucky
 -VS- 
UAB
WIN
20 - 13
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Kentucky 7-71 33 189 222 1 13 6
UAB 7-67 117 181 298 4 13 5
Same Conference Oct-05 2019 Old Dominion
 -VS- 
Western Kentucky
WIN
3 - 20
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Old Dominion 9-73 55 105 160 1 14 2
Western Kentucky 4-46 127 193 320 2 10 3
FBS (FBS Non AQ's) Oct-12 2019 Western Kentucky
 -VS- 
Army
WIN
17 - 8
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Kentucky 2-28 225 140 365 0 17 10
Army 2-30 137 71 208 0 11 3
Same Conference Oct-19 2019 Western Kentucky
 -VS- 
UNC Charlotte
WIN
30 - 14
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Kentucky 1-15 60 291 351 0 15 6
UNC Charlotte 7-90 86 200 286 1 13 6
Same Conference Oct-26 2019 Marshall
 -VS- 
Western Kentucky
LOSS
26 - 23
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Marshall 7-49 171 230 401 0 15 5
Western Kentucky 4-40 134 292 426 3 13 5
Same Conference Nov-02 2019 Western Kentucky
 -VS- 
Florida Atlantic
LOSS
24 - 35
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Kentucky 4-38 64 380 444 4 13 4
Florida Atlantic 5-55 189 259 448 0 11 2
BCS (FBS AQ's) Nov-09 2019 Arkansas
 -VS- 
Western Kentucky
WIN
19 - 45
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Arkansas 3-25 253 87 340 2 12 4
Western Kentucky 3-30 265 213 478 1 18 9
BYE WEEK!
Same Conference Nov-23 2019 Southern Mississippi
 -VS- 
Western Kentucky
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Southern Mississippi
Western Kentucky
Same Conference Nov-30 2019 Western Kentucky
 -VS- 
Middle Tennessee
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Western Kentucky
Middle Tennessee

Record 2019

Overall: W:6 L:4 T:0
Conf: W:6 L:4 T:0
Division: W:6 L:4 T:0

Totals

Penalties Rushing
Yards
Passing
Yards
Total
Yards
Turnovers 3rd Down
Attempts
3rd Down
Coversions
Western Kentucky 43 - 402 Yards 1233 2488 3721 17 144 61
Opponents 56 - 551 Yards 1389 1808 3197 9 128 38
KEY

Colored Dots Indicate that the game is outside of their division.

  • Other = Same Conference
  • BCS = Non Conf. BCS
  • FBS = Non Conf. FBS
  • FCS = non Conf. FCS
  • FCS Non AQ = Other

Offense Data   Back To Top


Offense Total Yards

Games Yards Avg. Yards Per Game
10 3721 372

Offense Passing

Games Yards Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
10 2488 249

Offense Rushing

Games Yards Avg. Rushing Yards Per Game
10 1233 123

Offense Scoring

Games Total Points Avg. Points Per Game
10 248 25

Offense Turnovers

Games Turnovers Avg. Turnovers Per Game
10 17 1.7

Offense Third Down Conversion

Third Down Attempts Third Down Coversions Third Down Conversion Percentage
144 61 42.4%

Offense Red Zone

Games RZ Drives RZ Scores RZ Points RZ Rushing TD RZ Passing TD RZ TD Total RZ Field Goals RZ Scoring Percentage RZ TD Percentage
10 37 32 162 13 9 22 10 86% 59%

Defense Data   Back To Top


Defense Total Yards

Games Opponent Total Yards Opponent Avg. Yards Per Game
10 3197 320

Defense Passing

Games Opponent Total Passing Yards Opponent Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
10 1808 181

Defense Rushing

Games Opponent Total Rushing Yards Opponent Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
10 1389 139

Defense Scoring

Games Opponent Total Points Opponent Avg. Points Per Game
10 205 21

Defense Turnovers

Games Opponent Turnovers Opponent Avg. Turnovers Per Game
10 9 0.9

Defense Third Down Stops

Opponent Third Down Attempts Opponent Third Down Coversions Opponent Third Down Conversion Percentage
128 38 29.7%

Defense Red Zone

Games Opponent RZ Drives Opponent RZ Scores Opponent RZ Points Opponent RZ Rushing_TD Opponent RZ Passing_TD Opponent RZ Zone TD Opponent RZ Field Goals Opponent RZ Scoring Percentage Opponent RZ TD Percentage
10 23 17 90 8 5 13 4 74% 57%