Michelle Clark-Heard is leaving Western Kentucky to become the women's hoops coach at Cincinnati, while her former assistant, Greg Collins, will take over as head coach of the Lady Toppers.
2018 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/1016W 79-76
- 11/11L 104-97
- 11/146L 78-65
- 11/17L 73-71
- 11/24W 67-62
- 11/26W 74-63
- 11/30W 92-54
- 12/10W 75-49
- 12/12W 87-48
- 12/16W 66-58
- 12/17W 70-56
- 12/21L 93-81
- 12/29W 88-64
- 1/4W 57-43
- 1/6W 81-60
- 1/11W 101-47
- 1/13L 79-61
- 1/18W 73-38
- 1/21W 86-66
- 1/26W 79-65
- 1/28W 74-64
- 2/3W 82-63
- 2/8W 62-48
- 2/10L 73-58
- 2/15W 76-60
- 2/17W 77-50
- 2/23W 83-61
- 3/1L 69-63
- 3/3L 80-75
- 3/8W 78-50
- 3/9W 77-61
- 3/10W 72-57
- 3/166L 82-58
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Marie Gulich scored 21 of her 29 points in the second half and grabbed 15 rebounds as No. 6 seed Oregon State beat No. 11 Western Kentucky 82-58 in the first round of the women's NCAA Tournament on Friday.
Tashia Brown scored seven of her 25 points in less than two minutes and Western Kentucky went on to claim its 20th NCAA Tournament berth with a 72-57 win over UAB in the Conference USA title game on Saturday.
Former middle school quarterback Jen Wellnitz hasn't played football in years, but she remains very much a product of the gridiron. The Green Bay redshirt junior guard might hold the key to the program's 20th consecutive Horizon League championship.
With Macy Miller back after a knee injury sidelined her for most of last season, South Dakota State holds the top spot in our first poll of the season. Northern Colorado, Green Bay, Middle Tennessee and Western Kentucky round out the top five.
Jessica Shepard posted 19 points and 12 rebounds, powering No. 6 Notre Dame to a 78-65 win Tuesday night at Western Kentucky.
Tashia Brown scored 13 of Western Kentucky's 18 points in the fourth quarter and finished with 30 as the Hilltoppers opened the season with a 79-76 upset of No. 16 Missouri on Friday night at the Hawkeye Challenge.
The first round in Lexington, Kentucky, will be remembered for wins that set up a Kentucky-Ohio State showdown of regional powers that rarely meet. But even in a loss, Belmont was unforgettable.
Kelsey Mitchell and Asia Doss each scored 15 points, Shayla Cooper grabbed a season-high 15 rebounds and Ohio State withstood a late charge from Western Kentucky for a 70-63 victory on Friday in
Kelsey Mitchell made just five field goals, but with a defense that held Western Kentucky to just 29 percent shooting, fifth-seeded Ohio State advanced to the second round, where Kentucky awaits.
Will anyone dethrone UConn? How far will Kelsey Plum carry Washington? And what's the upset we'll most likely see this weekend?
Tashia Brown scored 17 points and Kendall Noble added 15 to lead top-seeded Western Kentucky to a 67-56 victory over Southern Miss in Sunday's Conference USA women's tournament championship game.
Asia Durr scored 16 points, including two key 3-pointers in the fourth quarter, and No. 8 Louisville beat Western Kentucky 68-61 on Sunday.
Jessica January scored 25 points and No. 18 DePaul remained unbeaten by holding off Western Kentucky 77-69 on Friday in the Gulf Coast Showcase.
Tashia Brown scored 22 of her 28 points in the second half and Kendall Noble had 12 of her 16 after the break and Western Kentucky upset No. 23 Indiana 85-74 on Saturday.
How competitive is women's basketball outside of the Power 5 conferences? The two mid-major teams that met in last season's WNIT final aren't even in our preseason rankings.
Kayla Smith sank the go-ahead basket with 34 seconds left and Kendall Noble cemented the win at the free throw line to lift Western Kentucky to a 71-69 win over No. 16 Louisville on Saturday.
WKU suspends swimming program
Western Kentucky put its swimming and diving program on a 5-year suspension today, after finding violations of Title IX sexual misconduct and assault, harassment and the student conduct code. Said AD Todd Stewart: "This is a very difficult and unfortunate decision on many levels." Full story
Brooke McCarty made two free throws for Texas with 20.8 seconds left sending the fifth-seeded Longhorns to a 66-64 victory in the first round of the NCAA NCAA Tournament on Friday.
Final: Texas 66, Western Kentucky 64
A pair of Brooke McCarty gave the Longhorns the lead, and they hung on as Western Kentucky's potential game-winning 3 missed the mark. Watch replay
WKU-Texas tied up
Ivy Brown's 3 pulled the Lady Toppers within 1, and they tied it up with 21 seconds left.