WKU legends Bobby Rascoe and Lillie Mason will be inducted into the Kentucky High School Basketball Hall of Fame this summer.
A UAB jumper with 19 seconds left proved to be the game winner as fourth-seeded UAB beat No. 5 seed WKU 53-52 in the quarterfinals of the Conference USA tournament on Thursday night.
WKU returns to the Legacy Arena court 24 hours after a Conference USA Tournament First Round win over Marshall to face host and fourth-seeded UAB at 6:00 PM (CT) Thursday night in the quarterfinals.
Ben Lawson converted a three-point play as fifth-seeded Western Kentucky began a 10-0 run to break away from No. 12 seed Marshall and claim a 59-45 victory.
WKU begins its inaugural Conference USA Tournament Wednesday night at 6:00 (CT) against Marshall in Birmingham, Ala.