On a short week, WKU closed out preparations for their roadtrip to Denton, Texas on Tuesday ahead of Thursday’s nationally televised game at Conference USA foe North Texas. Kick is set for 6:30 p.m. from Apogee Stadium, and the game will be broadcast on CBS Sports Network.
Weekly honors rolled in for WKU quarterback Brandon Doughty on Monday as he was named the Conference USA Offensive Player of the Week, a Manning Award Star of the Week and a Davey O'Brien Performer of the Week.
Head Coach Jeff Brohm, offensive lineman Max Halpin and linebacker Nick Newton were available to the media this morning to preview WKU's game against Conference USA foe North Texas, which kicks off at 6:30 p.m. CT on Thursday from Denton's Apogee Stadium.
Western Kentucky's high-powered offense dominated from the outset as the host Hilltoppers scored on eight of 10 first-half possessions, routing Middle Tennessee, 58-28, on Saturday in Conference USA play.
WKU and MT kickoff for the 65th time on Saturday at 11 a.m. from Houchens-Smith Stadium. The game will be televised nationally on Fox Sports Networks.