2016 ScheduleAll times ET

2016 Schedule
8-5, 1st in C-USA - West

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

The 102 points scored by Western Kentucky and Louisiana Tech in the Conference USA title game marked the most ever scored in an FBS league championship. WKU set Conference USA title game records for points (58) and yards (656).

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Breaking down Western Kentucky's 58-44 win over Louisiana Tech (1:25)
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Western Kentucky's Forrest Lamp discusses Conference Championship win performance (1:15)
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Western Kentucky Head Coach Jeff Brohm talks about C-USA Championship win over Louisiana Tech (1:36)
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Wales carries WKU to C-USA championship

Anthony Wales high steps into the end zone for his fifth touchdown. Western Kentucky wins its second straight Conference USA title with a 58-44 win over Louisiana Tech.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Jeff Brohm and Western Kentucky win the Conference USA title over Skip Holtz and Louisiana Tech. Brohm and Holtz both are on Purdue's radar for its coaching vacancy, and multiple industry sources say Brohm has an edge. But Brohm also would be a leading candidate for Cincinnati, which is expected to open next week.

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Higgins is intercepted at the WKU 25 yard line. WKU penalized for unsportsmanlike conduct after the play.

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Anthony Wales goes untouched for fifth TD (0:32)

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Wales takes it 13 yards for the score. Hilltoppers lead 58-44 with 58 seconds remaining.

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Call is confirmed. LA Tech takes their second timeout. Third and four with 1:03 remaining.

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Another third down for Western Kentucky. Third & four from the LA Tech 13. Previous play is under review. Bulldogs have to have a stop here.

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Bulldogs take their first timeout of the second half. 2nd and 10 for WKU at the Tech 19. 1:40 remaining in the contest.

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Taywan Taylor stays in bounds and hauls in a deep reception down to the LA Tech 19. Under two minutes remaining.

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Higgins overthrows Taylor to bring up 4th down and LA Tech will have to punt, down 51-44 with 5:43 left in the game

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Boston Scott on the kick return and he brings it out to the 26-yard line where LA Tech's offense will go to work

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Big time stop by the defense to hold WKU to a field goal. Simcox connects from 34 yards out. WKU 51 LA Tech 44 4thQ, 7:19

Team Stats

Passing Yards348.04th
Rushing Yards168.875th
Points For44.05th
Points Against30.682nd