BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Thomas Bell scored 17 points with six rebounds and four assists to lead North Texas to a 65-60 win over Western Kentucky on Saturday.
Tylor Perry made 8 of 11 free throws and added 13 points with seven assists for the Mean Green (11-4, 4-1 Conference USA).
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — As teammate Kellan Grady strung together long jumpers, Oscar Tshiebwe outrebounded Western Kentucky all by himself on a record-breaking night that supplanted Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal.
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Camron Justice scored a career-high 25 points with five 3-pointers and Western Kentucky beat Louisville for the first time in their last 10 meetings, 82-72, on Saturday.
Seven-foot-5 Jamarion Sharp added 14 points — 10 off dunks — plus eight rebounds and four blocks.
ATLANTA (AP) — Jamarion Sharp had 16 points, nine rebounds and six blocks, Jairus Hamilton had 13 points and 12 boards and Western Kentucky never trailed as the Hilltoppers beat Mississippi 71-48 on Saturday night at the Holiday Hoopsgiving.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Jalen Duren had 22 points, 19 rebounds and five blocks as No. 11 Memphis beat Western Kentucky 74-62 in a sloppy game on Friday night.
DeAndre Williams added 13 points and Earl Timberlake finished with 10 for the Tigers (4-0).
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Jermaine Couisnard hit a clutch 3-pointer to blunt a Western Kentucky rally, finishing with 16 points, and South Carolina held off the Hilltoppers 75-64 in the consolation game of the inaugural Asheville Championship on Sunday.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Jamison Battle scored 18 of his 20 points in the first half, Payton Willis added 19 points and Minnesota held off Western Kentucky 73-69 on Friday night in the inaugural Asheville Championship.
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Jairus Hamilton had 21 points and Western Kentucky defeated Alabama State 79-74 on Tuesday night in the season opener for both teams.
Dayvion McKnight had 19 points and six assists for Western Kentucky.
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Kalob Ledoux scored 20 points, making 6 of 7 3-pointers, and Louisiana Tech defeated Western Kentucky 72-65 on Thursday night to advance to the NIT semifinals...
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Javion Hamlet scored six of his 20 points after regulation, including the Next game Men's basketball Marshall (12-7, 5-1) at Louisiana Tech (13-7, 3-4) 9 p.m. Thursday Thomas Assembly Center Ruston, La. TV: CBS Sports Network Radio: WDGG 93.7-FM, ESPN 94.1-FM and 930-AM The Herald-Dispatch BOWLING GREEN, Ky.
Next game Men's basketball Marshall (12-7, 5-1) at Louisiana Tech (13-7, 3-4) 9 p.m. Thursday Thomas Assembly Center Ruston, La. TV: CBS Sports Network Radio: WDGG 93.7-FM, ESPN 94.1-FM and 930-AM The Herald-Dispatch BOWLING GREEN, Ky.
HUNTINGTON — Jannson Williams made the big shot and Taevion Kinsey made the big difference in the Marshall Thundering Herd going to 3-0 in Conference USA men's basketball.
Williams popped in a 3-point field goal from the top of the circle with 21 seconds left Saturday night, bringing Marshall back from a 15-point first-half deficit to defeat Western Kentucky University 70-69 with 7,687 spectators in the Cam Henderson Center crowd.
HUNTINGTON — One game doesn’t a season make.
Even when it’s a big one such as Western Kentucky University at Marshall University in Conference USA men’s basketball at 7 p.m. Saturday in Cam Henderson Center.
HUNTINGTON — Marshall University welcomes Conference USA favorite Western Kentucky University for a key men's basketball clash Saturday.
Western Kentucky (8-7, 1-1 C-USA) was picked first ahead of defending champion Marshall (9-6, 2-0) in a preseason poll of the league's head coaches.
CONWAY, S.C. — An error-filled, off-themark performance Friday night has the West Virginia University men's basketball team gearing up for a Sunday consolation game in the Myrtle Beach Invitational, where the Mountaineers will try to escape with a .500 record.
HUNTINGTON — Marshall's Thundering Herd finished fourth last season in the Conference USA men's basketball regular season race and continued on to win the big prize at the end.
Marshall was 12-6 in the 2018 C-USA regular season and behind Middle Tennessee, Old Dominion and Western Kentucky in the standings before rolling to the conference tournament championship and then advancing into the NCAA tournament second round.
FRISCO, Texas - Marshall's Thundering Herd rode the long-range shooting of Jon Elmore to win the Conference USA men's basketball championship Saturday night, defeating Western Kentucky 67-66 to earn a berth in the NCAA Tournament.
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Justin Johnson had 25 points and a career-high seven rebounds, and Western Kentucky beat Florida International 83-76 on Saturday night.
Johnson passed Greg Smith into sixth place on WKU's all-time rebounding list and moved into 10th for minutes played.