A unanimous vote by the Conference USA Board of Directors has officially canceled all spring sport competition and championships, effective immediately, the league office announced on Monday.
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The NCAA released a string of memos Friday that will have a major impact on WKU’s intercollegiate athletic programs going forward, and WKU Athletics spokesman Zach Greenwell also gave the Herald an update on the athletic department’s current practice plans in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
WKU men’s basketball head coach Rick Stansbury and WKU women’s basketball head coach Greg Collins both traveled with their respective programs to the Conference USA Tournament in the Ford Center at The Star in Frisco, Texas, on Tuesday in search of automatic bids to their respective NCAA Tou…
WKU athletic director Todd Stewart addressed the media following the cancellation of the Conference USA Tournament and indefinite suspension of all the league’s spring sports Thursday, fielding questions about how the university's athletic department will handle the coronavirus outbreak movi…
Conference USA has officially suspended all spring sport competition for league institutions until further notice, effective immediately, the league office announced on Thursday afternoon.
Conference USA has officially cancelled the remainder of the 2020 C-USA Tournament, effective immediately, the league office announced on Thursday morning.
The WKU men’s and women’s basketball teams are still scheduled to open play in the Conference USA Tournament on Thursday, but the Hilltoppers and Lady Toppers will be playing their postseason games without any fans in attendance in the Ford Center at The Star in Frisco, Texas.
Junior forward Raneem Elgedawy and redshirt senior forward Dee Givens were each placed on the 2019-20 All-Conference USA First Team after the two standouts posted stellar numbers for the WKU women's basketball team during the regular season, the league office announced on Monday morning.
The 2019-20 regular season has come to an end for the WKU men’s and women’s basketball teams, which means it’s time for the Hilltoppers and Lady Toppers to head west for the Conference USA Tournament, scheduled for March 11-14 in the Ford Center at The Star in Frisco, Texas.
The WKU women's basketball team (22-7, 14-4 C-USA) concluded the 2019-20 regular season against Louisiana Tech (14-15, 6-12 C-USA) on Saturday evening, and the Lady Toppers claimed a hard-fought 71-67 win over a worthy Conference USA opponent on Senior Day in Diddle Arena.
Redshirt senior forward Dee Givens has been selected to the 2020 Conference USA Women’s Basketball All-Academic Team, the league office announced on Friday afternoon.