WKU Football continues prep for Saturday's Homecoming game with Troy at Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium with a cool Wednesday evening practice. The Homecoming game is set for 3:00 p.m. on Saturday with the game being televised by ESPN3.
The WKU defense talked about the challenges of facing two quarterbacks on Wednesday night as they look forward to the Saturday matchup.
VIDEO: Defensive coordinator Nick Holt
VIDEO: Linebacker Chuck Franks
VIDEO: Defensive lineman Bar'ee Boyd
VIDEO FROM TUESDAY: Offensive coordinator and assistant head coach Jeff Brohm
VIDEO FROM TUESDAY: Antonio Andrews
VIDEO FROM TUESDAY: Luis Polanco
VIDEO FROM MONDAY: Head Coach Bobby Petrino
VIDEO FROM MONDAY: Nick Baish and Calvin Robinson
SINGLE-GAME TICKETS, PACKAGES AVAILABLE FOR REMAINDER OF SCHEDULE:Single-game tickets for the remainder of the 2013 season are on sale now through WKUSports.com, by visiting the WKU Ticket Office in E.A. Diddle Arena or by calling 1-800-5 BIG RED. The remaining 2013 home schedule includes games with Troy and Arkansas State. The Hilltopper 2 Pack is also available, featuring a two-game flex pack for $40 that includes a certificate for $10 in free concessions.
W-CLUB HOMECOMING BRUNCH IS SATURDAY:Four former Hilltopper greats will be inducted as the 23rd class in the WKU Athletic Hall of Fame Saturday morning at 10:00 a.m., during the Annual W-Club Homecoming Brunch on The John Oldham Court (the main floor) in E.A. Diddle Arena. The members of the Class of 2013 are: Brandi Beckwith Carey, Swiimming (1999-02); Romeo Crennel, Football (1966-69; Assistant Coach 1970-74); James Edwards, Football (1984-87); and Curtiss Long, Head Track & Cross Country Coach (1980-07). For ticket information, contact W-Club Treasurer Bill Edwards (270-745-6026; firstname.lastname@example.org) or Secretary Paul Just (270-792-4247; email@example.com).
The inductees will also be recognized at halftime of the Homecoming Football game Saturday afternoon.
FOOTBALL TICKET STUB WILL GIVE FANS ACCESS TO SUNDAY VOLLEYBALL IN DIDDLE: A ticket stub from Saturday's football game against Troy will allow fans access to attend Sunday's volleyball game with noon game with Arkansas State for free.
VOTE ANDREWS FOR PAUL HORNUNG AWARD:Fans are invited to cast their vote for the nation's most versatile player as often as once daily at www.votepaulhornung.com. The Paul Hornung Award and online voting for the award both are presented by Texas Roadhouse. This year's winner and his family will be honored January 28, 2014, at a banquet presented by KentuckyOne Health at the Galt House Hotel in downtown Louisville. Fans can vote for players who were on the preseason watch list, including Andrews, and players who have been named to the Weekly Honor Roll selection.
Results of the fans' selection will count for one vote, adding to the votes cast by the 16-member Selection Committee.
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Upcoming WKU Football Calendar of Events
Wed. Oct. 23 - Bobby Petrino Radio Show (7:00-8:00 p.m. at Lost River Pizza, Open to Public)
Sat. Oct. 26 - WKU vs. Troy at Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium [Homecoming] (3:00 p.m. on ESPN3)