Wisconsin has one of the most experienced rosters in the country, and the Badgers are regarded by some observers as a viable contender for the national title. They start their season Friday at 9 p.m. ET by hosting Conference USA stalwart Western Kentucky.
The Badgers are 37-point favorites and the over-under for total points scored is 52.
Before picking a side, listen to what SportsLine Expert Emory Hunt has to say. Hunt is the founder and CEO of Football Gameplan, which has been supplying analysis of all levels of football since 2007. The former running back joined SportsLine in 2016 and has provided his followers with winning seasons in college and pro football.
More importantly, Hunt is looking to build on his incredible record of success involving these clubs. He is a perfect 7-0 when selecting games involving either Wisconsin or Western Kentucky.
We can tell you Hunt leans toward the Over, but his much stronger play is on the spread. He has dissected this matchup and unearthed the critical x-factor that will determine the outcome.
Who covers Western Kentucky Wisconsin? And what x-factor determines who covers the spread?… Join SportsLine now to see which side you should jump on Friday from a seasoned expert who is 7-0 in games involving these teams!