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Western Kentucky Hilltoppers

The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers and Lady Toppers are the athletic teams that represent Western Kentucky University (WKU). The men's teams uses the name Hilltoppers; however, the women's teams use the name Lady Toppers. The university's athletic program fields 17 varsity teams in 11 different sports. WKU participates in the Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and competes as a member of Conference USA. On March 12, 2010, Ross Bjork, who was the senior associate athletic director for Development and External Relations for the UCLA Bruins, replaced Dr. Wood Selig, as WKU's athletic director. But in March 2012, Bjork accepted the job as Athletic Director at Ole Miss...

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Schedules

Past 10 meetings

W 60% L 40%
6 4
  • Skyhawks @ Hilltoppers 71-86 W
  • Hilltoppers @ Huskies 55-73 L
  • Hilltoppers @ Utes 64-69 L
  • Hilltoppers @ Cowboys 92-84 W
  • Hilltoppers @ Trojans 79-75 W
  • Eagles @ Hilltoppers 62-79 W
  • Thundering Herd @ Hilltoppers 67-66 L
  • Hilltoppers @ Monarchs 57-49 W
  • Blazers @ Hilltoppers 70-98 W
  • Hilltoppers @ Blazers 73-101 L

Next meetings

  • Valparaiso(12-31-69)
  • @Indiana St.(12-11-16) 77 - 59
  • Tennessee St.(11-14-11) 49 - 52
  • @Missouri St.(12-31-69)
  • @Arkansas(12-31-69)
  • Troy(02-13-14) 76 - 81
  • @Belmont(11-19-16) 69 - 90
  • St. Mary's(12-31-69)
  • Wisconsin(12-31-69)
  • @Charlotte(01-13-18) 73 - 63
  • @Old Dominion(03-09-18) 57 - 49
  • @Marshall(01-06-18) 112 - 87

Offense 2017-2018

Season Stats Rank
POINTS 2,371 283
FG% 0.501 338
3PFG% 0.363 233
FT% 0.704 133
RO 237 245

Defense 2017-2018

Season Stats Rank
POINTS AGAINST 2,097 225
FG% AG. 0.427 248
3PFG% AG. 0.353 143
FT% AG. 0.733 67
RD 737 114

Team leaders 2017-2018

Player Roster

Team Stats 2017-2018

Offensive

GP GS P A PH FGA FGM FTA FTM 3PFGA 3PFG RO
31 0 460 40 27 365 189 93 49 79 33 69
31 0 440 146 33 317 149 123 89 135 53 18
31 0 411 59 30 286 141 124 95 89 34 24
31 0 364 18 20 230 140 113 84 1 0 74
31 0 357 108 24 249 117 134 110 47 13 18

Defensive

GP GS RD B S TO FP FT
31 0 221 20 24 50 56 0
31 0 171 58 19 53 81 0
31 0 121 16 47 55 57 0
31 0 81 5 33 60 56 0
31 0 48 5 56 74 64 0

Stadium

E.A. Diddle Arena
Bowling Green, Kentucky, USA.
Capacity: 7,500

Last Injuries

Western Kentucky Hilltoppers

  • Carson Williams

    Eligibility
    Out indefinitely | out

    Williams is dealing with eligibility issues and it is unclear when he will play.

  • DeSean Murray

    Suspension
    Out indefinitely | out

    Murray has been suspended for an indefinite length of time following a citation for possession of marijuana.

  • Josh Anderson

    Personal
    Prob Tues | probable

    Anderson has been dealing with a legal issue but is expected to play Tuesday against Washington.

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