College Football Pick Western Kentucky at Louisiana-Lafayette 10-23-10

October 19, 2010


Western Kentucky Hilltoppers at Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns

Saturday October 23, 2010 5:00 PM EST

Line: Louisiana-Lafayette -6.5

Western Kentucky comes into this Sun Belt matchup with a horrible 0-6 record and are 0-2 vs Sun Belt opponents. They have only come within one score once and that was last week when they lost to Louisiana-Monroe 35-30. The Hilltoppers are 0-4 on the road. The Ragin’ Cajuns have a 2-4 record with a 2-2 Sun Belt record. They are coming off two tough loses vs tough opponents Oklahoma State and Troy. They are 1-2 at home this year.

Western Kentucky has not looked good this year. They rank 116th on defense allowing 39.5 points a game. Their offense has only posted 20.3 points a game, 100th worst. They have not been able to pass the ball averaging 157.3 yards a game, 105th worst. Their rushing game has been average with 147.3 yards a game, 68th overall. They will need a big game out of Junior RB Bobby Rainey who has been the one bright spot with 771 yards and 7 TDs.

The Ragin’ Cajuns have been somewhat better on both sides this year. They rank 110th on defense allowing 37.5 points a game. They have put up 22 points a game, 88th overall. They have been ineffective running the ball with only 89.5 yards a game, 109th worst. They have thrown the ball very well averaging 239.7 yards a game, 48th overall. Junior QB Chris Masson leads the squad with 1,275 yards 8 TDs and 3 Ints.

Football picks are easy when dealing with defeated teams. The Hilltoppers have not looked impressive and should struggle once again on the road. They have only come within a TD once on the year making this an easy choice. The Ragin’ Cajuns should put on a show for their fans as the Western Kentucky defense ranks 116th in points allowed.

Free College Football Pick: Louisiana-Lafayette -6.5

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