Brandon Doughty threw for 365 in one half of action.
Offensive coordinator Jeff Brohm has been elevated to the head coach's chair.
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Georgia
Western Kentucky football
Western Kentucky takes on Navy at home
WKU vs. Tennessee at Neyland Stadium in Knoxville, Tenn.
Western Kentucky vs. Kentucky
2013 Game High Stats:
Completions: 29 vs. Troy (10/26/13)
Attempts: 47 at South Alabama (9/14/13)
Yards: 387 vs. Troy (10/26/13)
Touchdowns: 3 (two times)
2013 (r-Jr.): In his first full season as a starter, Brandon Doughty re-wrote the Hilltopper record book for quarterbacks, setting new school records for passing yards (2,857), completion percentage (65.8), single-game completions (29, vs. Troy, 10/26), and single-game passing yards (387, vs. Troy, 10/26). Doughty also directed a WKU offense that set a single-season school record for total yards (5,502), yards per play (6.3), yards per game (458.5) and passing yards per game (261.7). Doughty appeared in all 12 games, starting 10, the outliers being Morgan State and Troy. He eclipsed the 200-yard mark in eight games and went over 300 in the Troy (387) and ULM (370) contests while he posted completion percentages above 70-percent against Kentucky (79.4), Navy (80.6), and ULL (78.3). Doughty also threw for multiple touchdowns in four contests including South Alabama (3), ULM (2), Army (2) and Arkansas State (3). He finished the year completing 246-of-374 attempts for 14 touchdowns with 14 interceptions with a long of 60 yards against Troy and a passing efficiency mark for 134.81
2012 (r-So.): Doughty saw relief action against both Austin Peay on Sept. 1 and Southern Miss on Sept. 22, completing 1-of-3 pass attempts for seven yards.
2011 (r-Fr.): Doughty saw his season cut short after suffering a season-ending knee injury in week three against Indiana State on Sept. 17. He had earned the start at quarterback in that game, playing just three plays before leaving with the injury. Doughty made his first collegiate appearance at quarterback in the third quarter in week two against Navy on Sept. 10, throwing for 102 yards on 12-of-21 passing and leading WKU to a touchdown on his first drive under center.
2010 (Fr.): Doughty redshirted his first season on The Hill.
HS/Misc.: Doughty tossed 23 touchdown passes and rushed for four touchdowns as the starting quarterback for North Broward Prep. He completed 170 passes for 2,885 yards and was rated as a three-star recruit by both ESPN.com and Rivals.com. ESPN.com had Doughty ranked as the 75th best quarterback in the nation coming out of North Broward. He was named a FACA North-South All-Star, a Dade-Broward All-Star and tabbed as First-Team All-County by the Miami Herald and the Sun Sentinel.