Chris Harrison-Docks or CH3 (times 8)

Category: Men's BasketballWKU Sports
Reporter: Josh Holland

Western Kentucky heads into Thursday night’s game against Louisiana Tech tied with the Bulldogs for the Conference USA lead in scoring at 74 points per game. The Hilltoppers hold a slight edge in three-point percentage and makes per game over LA Tech due, in large part, to sophomore guard Chris Harrison-Docks.

CHD accounted for eight three-pointers last weekend including a career-high six against Texas-San Antonio. Docks heads to Louisiana having hit three triples in seven contests this season. He will be matched up against five Bulldogs that shoot over 35% from behind the arc, all of them having attempted more than 40 shots from downtown.

Docks is accompanied in the back-court by Hilltopper Leading scorer T.J. Price and Trency Jackson who averages just under double digit scoring (9...

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Fant-astic Run

Category: Men's BasketballWKU Sports
Reporter: Josh Holland

The Hilltoppers are on a nine game win streak. George Fant is on an eight game streak of double-doubles. Coincidence?

While there are certainly other factors leading to the Hilltoppers success, much of their new-found consistency can be attributed to Fant.

During that eight game streak, Fant has averaged 18 points and just over 11 boards per game. Fant has played exceptionally well in late-game situations, notching three points, four rebounds and one block in the overtime period of WKU’s 71-66 home win against UTEP last Thursday.

During Fant’s career, WKU is 15-4 when he amasses both ten points and rebounds in a game, and behind Fant, the Hilltoppers are top-50 in the nation in rebounding.

Fant has had a few other contributors down low in recent games to help with those rebounding nu...

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RedZone Radio 1/28 – First hour-long edition

Category: BaseballFootballMen's BasketballNational SportsNFLRedZone RadioWKU SportsWomen's Basketball
Reporter: Josh Holland

@WKUredzone hosts Josh Holland, Fletcher Keel, and Billy Rutledge hit Lady Topper basketball, the men’s team as well and overview wkusports.com’s Top Ten moments of the Hilltopper football season. Plus, talks get heated when the conversation turns towards the Patriots.

Join The RedZone every Wednesday from 7-8pm on Revolution 91-7 or revolution.fm

Follow the crew on Twitter @wkuredzone

 

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Lady Topper Hoops Previews LA Tech

Category: WKU SportsWomen's Basketball
Reporter: Josh Holland

Head Coach Michelle Clark-Heard, Senior forward Alexis Govan and Sophomore guard Kendall Noble talked preview for Louisiana Tech University. The team spoke about the tough Lady Bulldogs play, how important defense is to the game, and how they plan to rebound from Saturday’s loss. WKU and LA Tech tip-off at 7pm on Thursday.

 

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Age is a number, and so are weights

Category: FootballLocal SportsWKU Sports
Reporter: Josh Holland

As it continues to pump up in popularity, thousands of fitness fanatics of all ages continue to jump on the Cross Fit bandwagon. Photojournalist Haddy Badjie got the story from pumping athletes here in Bowling Green, some of whom defy age by lifting higher and higher numbers.

 

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Big Red Drumbeat

Category: FootballMen's BasketballVolleyballWKU SportsWomen's Basketball
Reporter: Josh Holland

As people march on to the beats of life, it is easy to forget ones that you have met along the way. That is not the case for one drummer who is known for controlling the tempo of campus life. Reporter Ian Dowty has the story.

 

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Jawdropper: Salute to Six seniors

Category: Stay Connected
Reporter: Josh Holland

Six seniors: Elliott Pratt, Morgan Tate, Abby Blandford, Brittany Del Barba, Daniel Padilla, and Sarah Hager helped put together the last shows of their Newschannel 12 and ExtraPoint careers this week. There are quite a few moments that speak to the importance of those six. Here are some that stood out over the past semester.

 

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