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12/21/2022 | Kickoff: 9:00pm EST | Final: 12:43am EST

Western Kentucky logo

Western Kentucky

(8-5)

R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl

44

Final

Caesars Superdome

New Orleans, LA

Dome

ESPN

23

South Alabama logo

South Alabama

(7-6)

Matchup Rating

2.82

WKENT

SALA

1st
0
0
2nd
0
0
3rd
0
0
4th
0
0
T
44
23

Odds

Spread

Money Lines

Western Kentucky logo
57.5
+145
South Alabama logo
-4
-177

Win Probability

Western Kentucky

South Alabama

39%

61%

Western Kentucky logo
South Alabama logo

Team Box

Western Kentucky

South Alabama

677
Total Yards
421
155
Rushing Yards
44
522
Passing Yards
377
6 / 13
Third Downs
7 / 16
46.15%
Third Down %
43.75%
28:44
Time of Possession
31:16
7 for 70
Penalties
3 for 27
1
Turnovers
2
+1
Turnover Margin
-1

Game Leaders

passing

Austin Reed

YDS

497

ATT

55

COMP

36

PCT

65.5

TD

4

INT

1

Carter Bradley

YDS

360

ATT

53

COMP

36

PCT

67.90000000000001

TD

3

INT

2

rushing

Markese Stepp

YDS

63

ATT

7

YPA

9

TD

0

LONG

39

FUM

0

Omni Wells

YDS

8

ATT

2

YPA

4

TD

0

LONG

4

FUM

0

receiving

Joey Beljan

YDS

42

REC

3

YPC

14

TD

1

LONG

27

FUM

0

Omni Wells

YDS

7

REC

2

YPC

3.5

TD

0

LONG

10

FUM

0

defense

Derrick Smith

STKL

5

TFL

0

ATKL

0

SACK

0

INT

0

FUM

0

Jalen Jordan

STKL

4

TFL

0

ATKL

0

SACK

0

INT

0

FUM

0

Box

Passing

Western Kentucky Passing
YDS
497
25
ATT
55
1
COMP
36
1
PCT
65.5
100
TD
4
1
INT
1
0
RAT
110.95
158.33
YPA
9
25
YPC
13.8
25
South Alabama Passing
YDS
360
17
ATT
53
2
COMP
36
1
PCT
67.90000000000001
50
TD
3
0
INT
2
0
RAT
90.13
79.17
YPA
6.8
8.5
YPC
10
17

Rushing

Western Kentucky Rushing
RuYDS
63
33
31
3
25
2
RuATT
7
9
1
1
4
2
YPA
9
3.7
31
3
6.2
1
RuTD
0
0
0
0
0
0
RuLONG
39
12
31
3
14
1
FUM
0
0
0
0
0
0
ReYDS
0
33
35
114
0
0
REC
0
3
3
11
0
0
YPC
0
11
11.7
10.4
0
0
ReTD
0
0
0
2
0
0
ReLONG
0
34
20
39
0
0
South Alabama Rushing
RuYDS
8
48
15
-5
-10
RuATT
2
12
4
5
1
YPA
4
4
3.8
-1
-10
RuTD
0
0
0
0
0
RuLONG
4
10
7
10
-10
FUM
0
0
0
0
0
ReYDS
7
29
38
0
0
REC
2
4
4
0
0
YPC
3.5
7.2
9.5
0
0
ReTD
0
1
0
0
0
ReLONG
10
14
16
0
0

Receiving

Western Kentucky Receiving
ReYDS
42
35
33
15
145
138
114
REC
3
3
3
2
6
9
11
YPC
14
11.7
11
7.5
24.2
15.3
10.4
ReTD
1
0
0
0
1
1
2
ReLONG
27
20
34
9
44
38
39
FUM
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RuYDS
0
31
33
0
0
0
3
RuATT
0
1
9
0
0
0
1
YPA
0
31
3.7
0
0
0
3
RuTD
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RuLONG
0
31
12
0
0
0
3
South Alabama Receiving
ReYDS
7
57
45
38
29
24
22
2
153
REC
2
7
4
4
4
2
2
1
11
YPC
3.5
8.1
11.2
9.5
7.2
12
11
2
13.9
ReTD
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
1
ReLONG
10
21
17
16
14
12
17
2
47
FUM
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RuYDS
8
0
0
15
48
0
0
0
0
RuATT
2
0
0
4
12
0
0
0
0
YPA
4
0
0
3.8
4
0
0
0
0
RuTD
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
RuLONG
4
0
0
7
10
0
0
0
0

Scoring Plays

Touchdown

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Austin Reed passed to Dalvin Smith to the left for 44 yard touchdown (Cory Munson made PAT)

7
0
13:55 1Q

Touchdown

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Austin Reed passed to Joey Beljan down the middle for 27 yard touchdown (Cory Munson made PAT)

14
0
09:43 1Q

Touchdown

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Dalvin Smith passed to Jaylen Hall to the right for 25 yard touchdown (Cory Munson made PAT)

21
0
14:04 2Q

Field Goal

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Cory Munson kicked a 23-yard field goal

24
0
10:09 2Q

Field Goal

South Alabama logo

Diego Guajardo kicked a 30-yard field goal

24
3
02:24 2Q

Touchdown

Western Kentucky logo

Austin Reed passed to Malachi Corley down the middle for 1 yard touchdown (Cory Munson made PAT)

31
3
00:01 2Q

Touchdown

South Alabama logo

Carter Bradley passed to DJ Thomas-Jones down the middle for 10 yard touchdown (Diego Guajardo made PAT)

31
10
13:48 3Q

Touchdown

Western Kentucky logo

Austin Reed passed to Malachi Corley to the left for 39 yard touchdown (Cory Munson made PAT)

38
10
11:41 3Q

Field Goal

Western Kentucky logo

Cory Munson kicked a 31-yard field goal

41
10
05:17 3Q

Touchdown

South Alabama logo

Carter Bradley passed to La'Damian Webb to the left for 5 yard touchdown (Diego Guajardo made PAT)

41
17
04:07 3Q

Field Goal

Western Kentucky logo

Cory Munson kicked a 31-yard field goal

44
17
10:11 4Q

Touchdown

South Alabama logo

Carter Bradley passed to Devin Voisin to the right for 12 yard touchdown (Diego Guajardo missed PAT)

44
23
06:31 4Q