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2019 Schedule
3rd in C-USA
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129dJeff Borzello

Bassey picks W. Kentucky, reclassifies to 2018

Top-five prospect Charles Bassey has committed to Western Kentucky and will reclassify to the 2018 class, the school announced Wednesday.

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137dDarren Rovell

Italian court says WKU mascot case has merit

A plagiarism case filed by the creator of Western Kentucky mascot Big Red against an Italian media company that created a similar-looking character got new life on Wednesday after Italy's highest court affirmed the merits of the suit.

Utah tops Western Kentucky, advances to NIT final (1:18)
Bibbins: 'It means the world' to advance to NIT final in senior season (0:35)
Rawson drains go-ahead 3 late (0:55)
Hilltoppers' Coleby rises for the jam (0:18)
Bearden, Johnson fundamental basketball leads to slam for Hilltoppers (0:21)
Thompson flushes it for WKU (0:45)
Marshall dancing for the first since '85 (0:57)
224d

Marshall ends 31-year NCAA tourney drought

Jon Elmore scored 20 of his 27 points after halftime, and Marshall is going to its first NCAA tournament since 1987 after a 67-66 win over Western Kentucky in the Conference USA championship.

225d

Johnson leads Western Kentucky to CUSA title game, 57-49

Justin Johnson scored seven straight Western Kentucky points to open up a slim lead and the No. 3 seed Hilltoppers fought past second-seeded Old Dominion 57-49 in the semifinals of the Conference-USA Tournament on Friday.

233d

Middle Tennessee clinches second straight C-USA title

Brandon Walters scored 18 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as No. 24 Middle Tennessee clinched its second straight Conference USA title with an 82-64 victory over second-place Western Kentucky on Thursday night.

238d

Western Kentucky beats Old Dominion 88-66, now 2nd in C-USA

Taveion Hollingsworth scored 20 points and Justin Johnson added 19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as Western Kentucky completed a season sweep of Old Dominion, 88-66 to claim sole possession of second place in Conference USA Saturday night.

240d

W Kentucky routs Charlotte 93-55 on Anderson's career night

Josh Anderson scored a career-high 19 points, Justin Johnson added 16 and Western Kentucky routed Charlotte 93-55 on Thursday night to lock up a first-round bye in the Conference USA Tournament and sweep the season series against the 49ers.

252d

Western Kentucky tops FIU 83-76

Justin Johnson had 25 points and a career-high seven rebounds, and Western Kentucky beat Florida International 83-76 on Saturday night.

Team Stats

Points Per Game78.463rd
Rebounds Per Game35.6168th
Assists Per Game13.6176th
Points Allowed70.4125th

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Tournament History

Final Fours1
Tournament Record19-24
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances23