Carlisle Towery http://wkyufm.org en WKU All-American Carlisle Towery Dies http://wkyufm.org/post/wku-all-american-carlisle-towery-dies <p>WKU’s first two-time All-American basketball player has passed away. Carlisle Towery was 92 years old. Towery earned All-American honors his junior and senior seasons at WKU, in 1940 and 1941. Playing under legendary coach E.A. Diddle, Towery was the first Hilltopper to score 1,000 points, and he averaged a then-record 17.1 points a game as a senior. Tue, 27 Nov 2012 15:27:26 +0000 Kevin Willis 22904 at http://wkyufm.org