WKU head baseball coach John Pawlowski announced the 2016 schedule for his debut season as the coach of the Hilltoppers on Tuesday, which includes games with six 2015 NCAA Regional teams, five regular-season or conference tournament champions and a fixture with the 2015 College World Series Finalist Vanderbilt.
WKU quarterback Brandon Doughty received another prestigious award on Tuesday as he was named the AutoNation National Offensive Player of the Week for the games of the weekend of Nov. 28, as selected by the Football Writers Association of America.
WKU returns to the Lower 48 after capturing the 2015 GCI Great Alaska Shootout championship last week, traveling south to Mississippi for a clash against Ole Miss on Wednesday at 6:00 p.m. (CT).
WKU and Eastern Kentucky meet for the 155th time, but first since 2007, Tuesday night at 7:00 (CT) at E.A. Diddle Arena.
After clinching the division title with impressive performances in the win over Marshall, WKU quarterback Brandon Doughty and linebacker Nick Holt were both named Conference USA Players of the Week, the league office announced on Monday.