WKU senior running back Antonio Andrews was named the Sun Belt Conference's Player of the Year and Offensive Player of the Year while senior linebacker Xavius Boyd was named the conference's Defensive Player of the Year, along with four other All-Conference First Team selections, the conference office announced on Wednesday.
Western Kentucky University volleyball seniors Ashley Potts and Paige Wessel were selected to the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) All-Southeast Region team as honorable mention selections, the organization announced Monday.
WKU senior guard Brandon Harris was named the Sun Belt Conference Player of the Week after pouring in 30 points in a Hilltopper victory at Southern Illinois, the conference office announced Tuesday. Harris is the first Hilltopper to earn the weekly award this season.
For the second time this season, the Western Kentucky University duo of junior Allie Duff and freshman Amy Crayne swept the weekly Conference USA swim awards.
With their late-game heroics against Sun Belt Conference foe Arkansas State, the WKU Hilltoppers (8-4, 4-3 SBC) wrapped up their final season as SBC members on a high note after setting 18 new offensive school records under first-year head coach Bobby Petrino.