Kawaun Jakes http://wkyufm.org en WKU Hilltoppers Run Record to 5-1, Win on the Road at Troy http://wkyufm.org/post/wku-hilltoppers-run-record-5-1-win-road-troy <p>WKU fell behind early, but rallied to win at Troy Thursday night to extend their winning streak to four. The Hilltoppers' 31-26 win came despite trailing by ten in the first quarter, several lost fumbles, and numerous penalties. Fri, 12 Oct 2012 03:27:08 +0000 Kevin Willis 20580 at http://wkyufm.org WKU Hilltoppers Run Record to 5-1, Win on the Road at Troy WKU's Jakes "Probable" for Thursday Night's Game Vs. Troy http://wkyufm.org/post/wkus-jakes-probable-thursday-nights-game-vs-troy <p>The WKU Hilltopper football team hopes to break a bad streak of luck at Troy's Veterans Memorial Stadium. WKU is winless in its first four games there, dropping its last contest at Troy in November of 2010. Thu, 11 Oct 2012 19:58:25 +0000 Kevin Willis 20561 at http://wkyufm.org WKU's Jakes "Probable" for Thursday Night's Game Vs. Troy Big Red in the Bluegrass State: Hilltoppers Win in Overtime at Kentucky http://wkyufm.org/post/big-red-bluegrass-state-hilltoppers-win-overtime-kentucky <p>It wasn't easy, but the WKU Hilltoppers made history Saturday night, beating Kentucky on the football field for the first time. WKU blew a 17 point first half lead, but won the game in overtime in dramatic fashion, 32-31. Kentucky scored a touchdown on their first overtime possession, forcing WKU to do the same. After Hilltopper running back Antonio Andrews scored, WKU needed an extra point to tie and go into a second overtime. But Hilltopper head coach Willie Taggart rolled the dice and decided to go for a two-point conversion. Sun, 16 Sep 2012 02:47:58 +0000 Kevin Willis 19233 at http://wkyufm.org Big Red in the Bluegrass State: Hilltoppers Win in Overtime at Kentucky WKU Opens Summer Practices Looking to Build on Last Season's Winning Record http://wkyufm.org/post/wku-opens-summer-practices-looking-build-last-seasons-winning-record <p>All around the country, college football teams are holding their first summer practices for players this week--and WKU is no different. The Hilltoppers open their season September 1st against Austin Peay, but there are several questions to answer before the games begin. Tue, 07 Aug 2012 19:38:14 +0000 Kevin Willis 16965 at http://wkyufm.org WKU Opens Summer Practices Looking to Build on Last Season's Winning Record