WKU will enjoy their first true bye week of the season this week and head coach Bobby Petrino and a pair of Hilltopper football standouts met with the media on Monday to review the win at Army and look ahead to the bye week.
The Hilltoppers became bowl eligible for the third consecutive season with their 21-17 victory in West Point on Saturday. The team will enjoy a weekend off because getting back to action to prepare for their final regular season road game, a Nov. 23 showdown at Texas State.
Head Coach Bobby Petrino
Brandon Doughty and James Hervey
PETRINO RADIO SHOW AT COLTON'S THIS WEEK: The Bobby Petrino Radio Show returns Wednesday night from 7-8 p.m. CT. In the Bowling Green area, the radio show airs on 105.3 The Point FM. The show is also available worldwide via wkusports.tv. This week's show will originate from Colton's Steakhouse in Glasgow, KY. Fans are welcome and encouraged to attend this week's show.
TEXAS STATE GAME PICKED UP BY LONGHORN NETWORK: WKU's final regular season road game, a Nov. 23 tilt at Sun Belt Conference foe Texas State, will be aired on the Longhorn Network, the conference office and network announced on Monday. Longhorn Network, an ESPN venture with the University of Texas, is available on Time Warner Cable, AT&T U-verse, Charter Communications (Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Texas, Virginia), Cox Communications (Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma), Grande Communications, Google Fiber (Kansas City), Verizon FiOS, Consolidated Communications, En-Touch Systems, E-Tex Communications, Bay City Cablevision, Mid-Coast Cablevision and Texas Mid-Gulf Cablevision. To find LHN in your area, visit the Longhorn Network website
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.
For complete coverage of WKU Football, visit www.wkusports.com, or follow the program on Twitter via @WKU_Football or @CoachPetrinoWKU.
Upcoming WKU Football Calendar of Events
Wed., Nov. 13 - Bobby PetrinoRadio Show (7:00-8:00 p.m. at Colton's in Glasgow, Open to Public)
Wed., Nov. 20 - Bobby PetrinoRadio Show (7:00-8:00 p.m. at Lost River Pizza, Open to Public)
Sat., Nov. 23 - WKU at Texas State
Wed., Nov. 27 - Bobby PetrinoRadio Show (7:00-8:00 p.m. at Lost River Pizza, Open to Public)
Sat., Nov. 30 - Arkansas State at WKU