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Western Kentucky rolls to win over Rice

HOUSTON (AP) -- Brandon Doughty threw for 409 yards and four first-half touchdowns to lead Western Kentucky to a 49-10 win over Rice on Saturday. D'Andre Ferby added two touchdown runs for the Hilltoppers (4-1, 2-0 Conference USA), who piled up 504 yards. Doughty finished 28 of 38 and moved into the top 100 in NCAA for career passing yards with 9,800. He connected with Taywan Taylor...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Doughty throws 6 TDs, W. Kentucky beats Miami (Ohio)

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) -- Senior quarterback Brandon Doughty threw for 457 yards and six touchdowns -- five in the first half -- as Western Kentucky rolled over Miami (Ohio) 56-14 on Saturday. Doughty, who passed for 381 yards in the first half, had touchdown passes of nine, three, five, four and 59 yards yards over the first two quarters as Western Kentucky built a 49-7 halftime...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

IU’s defense will face test from Hilltoppers’ QB

Indiana coaches have compared Western Kentucky’s Brandon Doughty to Andrew Luck           

WKU RB Leon Allen suffers horrific leg injury

Remember former Louisville basketball player Kevin Ware breaking his leg during the NCAA Tournament a few years ago? That was a pretty awful injury, right? Well, last night’s game between Louisiana Tech and Western Kentucky may have provided an even worse injury provided another injury of that nature. During the game last night, Western Kentucky running back Leon Allen caught hit...
Via Campus Sports Net
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Western Kentucky QB Brandon Doughty Throws For 441 Yards In Win Over Louisiana Tech

Most football fans were probably watching the Steelers-Patriots game Thursday night, but those from the Western Kentucky and Louisiana Tech campuses got to see a heck of a game between their two teams. Western Kentucky led throughout the game, but couldn't put away Louisiana Tech even though WKU QB Brandon Doughty threw for 441 yards.Even though he threw for over 400 he somehow only...
Via FatManWriting
28 days ago  |  Discuss

WKU’s second-leading rusher out indefinitely with injury

Western Kentucky may have been hoping for another fine season from junior running back Anthony “Ace” Wales, but his contributions on offense won’t be immediate. Per Zach Greenwell of the Bowling Green Daily News, Wales has suffered an undisclosed injury and will be out indefinitely. Hilltoppers coach Jeff Brohm briefly addressed Wales’ injury. “There are some guys that...
Via Campus Sports Net
September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

WKU, Russell Athletic announce 5-year apparel, uniform deal

It looks like the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers won’t be using any other apparel company for their uniforms over the next few years. It was announced Monday afternoon that the WKU Athletic Department and Russell Athletic had reached a 5-year contract extension in their apparel and uniform deal. According to, the deal runs from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2021 and is worth...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 31, 2015  |  Discuss

European SG not joining Western Kentucky

The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers lost four of their top five scorers from last season over the summer. The team is in dire straits for scorers this season as they currently only return Chris Harrison-Docks from the 2014-15 season. The team planned on European shooting guard Kristaps Gluditis being one of those players for this season. According to College Basketball Talk, Gluditis...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 30, 2015  |  Discuss

W. Kentucky leading rusher charged with public intoxication

Western Kentucky Hilltoppers running back Leon Allen was arrested on Sunday morning for public intoxication, according to the Bowling Green Daily News.  Allen was booked at at 4:40 a.m. ET and was released later in the morning. He was officially charged with alcohol intoxication in a public place. Allen is the Hilltoppers’ leading rusher and racked up 1,542 yards in 2014 with...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Google Mapping a Home Run from This Vanderbilt Game

As of press time, the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers are leading the No. 1-ranked Vanderbilt Commodores in the seventh inning of a college baseball game being played at the latter’s home park (box). For much of the interval before that press time, the author of this dumb post was sitting on his couch and watching the […]
Via Fangraphs
February 25, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Western Kentucky LB Terran Williams Brings Central Michigan QB Cooper Rush Some Harsh 'Holiday Cheer'

Gifts come in all shapes and sizes. Some people want like electronics, cash, chocolate, and gift cards. Some people don't like fruitcake, underwear and socks (unless you're over 40; at that age they are a practical and appreciated gift), that thing your mom swears you always wanted but you never actually did, and a massive blow from a linebacker on the opposing team.Like what Western...
Via FatManWriting
December 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch: WKU completed a Hail Mary to end the half

The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers rolled over Army today 52-24 but the key play happened right before half-time with WKU up by just 7 points…. In case you missed the last play of the first half. #WKU RT @FanSidedGIF: VINE – Hail Mary #ARMYvsWKU — Wave The Red Towel (@WaveTheRedTowel) November 15, 2014
Via The Student Section
November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Bowling Green Falcons at Western Kentucky Hilltoppers: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Friday night the Bowling Green Falcons and Western Kentucky Hilltoppers will face off against one another as their 2014 football season gets underway. This is the first game for each team. Coverage of the contest between Bowling Green and Western Kentucky will air on the CBS Sports Network at 7:30 pm ET from L.T. Smith Stadium in Bowling Green, KY. Odds: The Bowling Green Falcons...
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Price, W. Kentucky roll by Louisiana-Monroe 69-51

T.J. Price scored 26 points and Western Kentucky pulled away from Louisiana-Monroe in the second half on Thursday night, winning 69-51. Price also grabbed 10 rebounds in the winning effort and hit 7 of 9 from long range. Price was the only Hilltopper to reach double figures. Western Kentucky (12-7, 4-2 Sun Belt Conference) trailed Louisiana-Monroe 20-18 in the first half before...
Via AP on Fox
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Hilltoppers hire Brohm as head football coach

Western Kentucky athletic director Todd Stewart says that he has promoted offensive coordinator Jeff Brohm to head football coach. Brohm, 42, replaces Bobby Petrino, who left Thursday after one season for a second coaching stint at Louisville. Brohm will be introduced as WKU's 19th coach at a Friday afternoon news conference. A Louisville native who played quarterback for the...
Via AP on Fox
January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Western Kentucky outshoots Troy 60-51

George Fant scored 12 points and grabbed 9 rebounds as Western Kentucky eased past a cold-shooting Troy effort, winning 60-51 in a conference game on Saturday. T.J. Price, Caden Dickenson, O'Karo Akamune and Chris Harrison-Docks added 9 each in a balanced effort by the Hilltoppers. Western Kentucky (10-5, 2-0 Sun Belt Conference) opened the game with a 9-0 run, but gave it up to...
Via AP on Fox
January 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Gameday Preview: Western Kentucky

WESTERN KENTUCKY (5-3, 0-0)  Head Coach: Ray Harper – 3rd year @ WKU (Career HC Record: 36-27) Harper led the Hilltoppers to the NCAA Tournament in his first year after taking over mid-season for Ken McDonald following a 5-11 start. Hilltoppers 2012-2013 Season: 20-16 (10-10, 4th in Sun Belt East) Won the Sun Belt Conference Tournament, defeating Richard Pitino’s FIU...
Via The Cardinal Connect
December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

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