Western Kentucky

RANK: #42

   

RECORD: 11-3

   

C-USA RECORD: 7-1

   
Western Kentucky

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2017 Schedule
09/02
EASTERN KENTUCKY
 
09/09
at Illinois
 
09/16
LOUSIANA TECH
 
09/23
BALL STATE
 
10/07
at UTEP
 
10/14
CHARLOTTE
 
10/20
at Old Dominion
 
10/28
FAU
 
11/04
at Vanderbilt
 
11/11
at Marshall
 
11/17
MIDDLE TENNESSEE
 
11/25
at FIU
 
2016 Results
W
RICE
46-14
L
at Alabama
10-38
W
at Miami (OH)
31-24
L
VANDERBILT
30-31
W
HOUSTON BAPTIST
50-3
L
at Louisiana Tech
52-55
W
at Middle Tennessee
44-43
W
OLD DOMINION
59-24
W
at FAU
52-3
W
FIU
49-21
W
NORTH TEXAS
45-7
W
at Marshall
60-6
W
vs. Louisiana Tech (C-USA Championship Game)
58-44
W
vs. Memphis (Boca Raton Bowl)
51-31
Bowl Recaps: Broncos top Ducks in Las Vegas Bowl

Bowl Recaps: Broncos top Ducks in Las Vegas Bowl

Sports Xchange

December 16 Brett Rypien passed for 362 yards and two touchdowns and Cedrick Wilson caught 10 passes for 221 yards and a touchdown as 25th-ranked Boise State spoiled the Oregon coaching debut of Mario Cristobal with a 38-28 win in the Las Vegas Bowl FULL STORY

Manning lifts Georgia State to first bowl win

Manning lifts Georgia State to first bowl win

Sports Xchange

December 16 Conner Manning passed for 276 yards and a touchdown to lead Georgia State to a 27-17 win against Western Kentucky in the AutoNation Cure Bowl on Saturday at Camping World Stadium. FULL STORY

Western Kentucky aims to stay hot vs. Georgia State

Western Kentucky aims to stay hot vs. Georgia State

Lindyssports.com Staff

December 12 Georgia State doesn't quite have the same postseason pedigree as WKU, but is excited to make a run at the young program's first-ever bowl victory, when the Panthers from the Sun Belt Conference take on the Hilltoppers from Conference USA on Saturday in the AutoNation Cure Bowl FULL STORY

Annie’s Catfish App: Tent or Table, Hard to Beat

Annie’s Catfish App: Tent or Table, Hard to Beat

Lindyssports.com Staff

September 21 Whether tailgating at the game or partying at home before it starts, remember … with U.S. Farm-Raised Catfish, your team is never a loser. FULL STORY

2017 NFL Draft: Top 50, Big Board 1.0

2017 NFL Draft: Top 50, Big Board 1.0

Sports Xchange

January 17 The 2017 NFL Draft is over three months away, but with the underclassmen additions to the draft pool, it is time to map out the top-rated prospects available in this class. FULL STORY

White, Wales spark Western Kentucky bowl rout

White, Wales spark Western Kentucky bowl rout

Sports Xchange

December 20 Mike White passed for 336 yards and three touchdowns and Anthony Wales rushed for a career-high 245 yards and three scores to lead Western Kentucky to a 51-31 win over Memphis on Tuesday in the third annual Boca Raton Bowl FULL STORY

WKU loses QB Fishback for 4-6 months

WKU loses QB Fishback for 4-6 months

Sports Xchange

June 07 Western Kentucky announced quarterback Nelson Fishback will miss 4-6 months following pectoral surgery. Fishback had been a contender to replace 2015 starter Brandon Doughty FULL STORY

NCAA reverses ban on satellite camps

NCAA reverses ban on satellite camps

Lindyssports.com Staff

April 28 The NCAA board of directors on Thursday reversed a decision on football satellite camps and waived the ban that was put in place earlier this month after some schools complained about FULL STORY

DEPTH CHART

Offense
QB 14
Mike White*
6-4
225
Sr.
RB 32
D'Andre Ferby
6-1
225
Jr.
WR 1
Nacarius Fant*
5-9
185
Sr.
WR 8
Kylen Towner
5-8
175
Sr.
WR 11
Lucky Jackson
6-1
185
So.
TE 19
Deon Yelder
6-4
255
Sr.
LT 75
Jimmie Sim*
6-4
295
Sr
LG 51
Brandon Ray*
6-2
300
Sr.
C 67
Seth Joest
6-2
300
Fr.
RG 64
Dennis Edwards*
6-1
305
Jr.
RT 69
Matt Nord
6-6
320
Sr.
Defense
DE 42
Derik Overstreet*
6-2
250
Sr.
DT 3
Chris Johnson*
6-1
285
Sr.
DT 56
Evan Sayner
6-3
300
Jr.
DE 43
Carson Jordan
6-2
225
Jr.
LB 4
Joel Iyiegbuniwe*
6-1
230
Jr.
LB 25
Masai Whyte
6-0
225
Jr.
CB 7
Joe Brown*
5-10
195
Sr.
CB 1
Leverick Johnson
6-0
185
Sr.
CB 23
De'Andre Simmons*
5-11
195
Sr.
S 14
Juwan Gardner
6-0
195
Sr.
S 8
Marcus Ward
6-3
220
Sr.
SPECIAL TEAMS
K 88
Skyler Simcox*
6-0
180
Jr.
P 49
Jake Collins*
6-1
210
Jr.
*Returning Starters
2016 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
45.5
1
Rushing
186.4
52
Passing
336.8
5
Total
523.1
5
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
24.6
41
Rushing
97.2
2
Passing
279.4
119
Total
376.6
41
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
+2
+0.14
52
2015 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
44.3
3
Rushing
154.1
89
Passing
372.2
4
Total
526.4
9
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
25.9
53
Rushing
165.6
59
Passing
239.6
85
Total
405.2
72
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
+14
+1.00
T-4
2013 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
30.8
53
Rushing
196.8
34
Passing
216.7
35
Total
458.5
30
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
24.6
44
Rushing
161.3
59
Passing
177.9
10
Total
339.2
14
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
-10
-0.8
T-112