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April 27, 2021

WKU Basketball Star Carson Williams Signs with the Las Vegas Raiders

Nick Roush 10:30am April 27, 2021 4/27/21

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A basketball star from the Bluegrass has found a new home on the gridiron. The Las Vegas Raiders announced Monday that they have signed Carson Williams to join the NFL as a tight end. Mike Mayock and Jon Gruden made the move, even though Williams has not played football in about a decade. Kentucky’s Mr.…

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April 18, 2021

UK Volleyball will face WKU tonight at 10 p.m. on ESPN2 in NCAA Tournament Sweet 16

Zack Geoghegan 2:30pm April 18, 2021 4/18/21

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An in-state foe separates Kentucky Volleyball from advancing to the Elite 8. Sunday night on ESPN2 at 10 p.m. EST, the No. 2 Wildcats (20-1) will take on the No. 18 Western Kentucky University Hilltoppers (23-0) in the Sweet 16 of the 2021 NCAA Tournament. Kentucky made it past the opening round match against UNLV…

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March 24, 2021

No. 7 UK Softball loses to WKU in extra innings

Kassidy Stumbo 10:20pm March 24, 2021 3/24/21 Comments Disabled

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The No. 7 Kentucky Softball team is now 23-3 on the season after a loss at in-state rival Western Kentucky University. WKU found the scoreboard first on a Hilltopper homer in the first inning. The leadoff home run to left field came from redshirt senior Paige Carter, her sixth of the season so far. LEADOFF…

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March 9, 2021

UK Baseball rallies to beat WKU, 6-5

Kassidy Stumbo 9:00pm March 9, 2021 3/9/21 Comments Disabled

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After losing their first home series this past weekend to Ball State, the UK Baseball team is back on track after a win over in-state rival Western Kentucky University, 6-5, on Tuesday night. ???????, ????????!!! F | UK 6, WKU 5 It wasn't easy but it's our seventh straight win over the Hilltoppers!#WeAreUK pic.twitter.com/j50lLa4tmK —…

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September 3, 2020

Western Kentucky planning 20% capacity at home games

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 3:30pm September 3, 2020 9/3/20

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Western Kentucky’s first home game is September 19 vs. Liberty, and according to guidelines approved by the Governor, the Hilltoppers are planning for 20% capacity at Houchens-Smith Stadium. Less than 5,000 fans will be allowed in, with a minimum of 1,000 seats reserved for WKU students. “We are excited to have football returning to The…

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August 6, 2020

Louisville replaces UK with WKU; Full ACC schedule released

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:30am August 6, 2020 8/6/20

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The Governor’s Cup won’t take place this fall, but two in-state football teams will face off. This morning, the ACC released its full 2020 schedule, and Louisville will start its season against Western Kentucky on September 12 in Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. Last week, the ACC announced it was moving to a 10+1 schedule with…

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July 7, 2020

Western Kentucky Offers to Play Kentucky in Basketball for Charity

Nick Roush 11:30am July 7, 2020 7/7/20

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Near, far, wherever you are you can hear the chants from Bowling Green. “We want Kentucky!” This morning the University of Kentucky announced the addition of two new opponents to the nonconference schedule. UAB and Marshall, two Conference-USA programs, will play at Rupp Arena in December. The Commonwealth’s C-USA program, Western Kentucky, offered to to…

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June 12, 2020

WKU Moves Football Opener, Will other In-State Schools Follow?

Nick Roush 2:00pm June 12, 2020 6/12/20

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A full slate of sporting events for Labor Day weekend has rearranged the sports calendar across the Commonwealth. Outside of spring practice, the coronavirus pandemic has yet to officially alter the college football season. The latest recommendations by the D-I Football Oversight Committee call for teams to begin practicing the first week of August, giving…

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