After his solid play last year, WKU center Max Halpin was named to the 2016 Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List on Tuesday, which is awarded annually to the most outstanding center in NCAA Division I football.
WKU’s Athletic Communications staff has been named a "Super 11" sports information department by the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA), the organization announced on Thursday.
WKU’s football homecoming game, set for October 22 against Old Dominion, will kick off under the lights at 6 p.m., to accommodate a national television broadcast, according to Conference USA.
With the most draft picks in the state of Kentucky and tied for the most in Conference USA, the WKU Hilltoppers saw three players drafted while five more will have NFL opportunities following a successful 2016 NFL Draft weekend.
With the 249th pick of the 2016 NFL Draft, the San Francisco 49ers selected a former WKU cornerback Prince Charles Iworah in the seventh round on Saturday.