Posted November 24, 2012 on AP on Fox
Antonio Andrews ran for 230 yards, including the game-winning 21-yard touchdown, as Western Kentucky beat North Texas 25-24 Saturday. The win snapped a three-game losing streak for the Hilltoppers (7-5, 4-4 Sun Belt Conference) and clinched their second straight winning season. Andrews set up the winning touchdown with a 53-yard run. Two plays later, the junior ran right, broke two tackles and scored with 3:30 to play. The Hilltoppers, who rallied from a 24-10 deficit, stopped North Texas on fourth-and-3 at the Mean Green's 35 on their next possession, sealing the win. North Texas quarterback Derek Thompson threw for 146 yards and a touchdown, completing 18 of 25 passes. Running back Brandin Byrd carried 17 times for 102 yards. Western Kentucky will now wait to learn its bowl fate. North Texas (4-8, 3-5), which moves to Conference USA next season, finished with its eighth straight losing record.

W. Kentucky 74, Brescia 46

Jamal Crook scored 17 points and Aleksejs Rostov scored 11 of his career-high 16 points in the final seven minutes as Western Kentucky routed Brescia 74-46 Saturday night. The Hilltoppers (4-2) had trouble pulling away from the NAIA Bearcats (2-6). Leading 23-22, Crook made a layup at the 6:36 mark, sparking an 11-3 run to close out the half. Western Kentucky then opened the second...
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