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No. 7 Kentucky visits No. 14 Mississippi in SEC showdown

Sep. 29, 2022 03:15 AM EDT

A look at Week 5 in the Southeastern Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 7 Kentucky (4-0, 1-0 SEC) at No. 14 Mississippi (4-0, 0-0) These two teams have faced each other with both ranked since 1958. The Wildcats have won their last eight and are ranked in...

Reed leads Western Kentucky to 73-0 romp over FIU

Sep. 24, 2022 19:51 PM EDT

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Austin Reed passed for 381 yards and five touchdowns and Western Kentucky rolled to a 73-0 victory over Florida International on Saturday. Reed completed 29 of 35 passes for Western Kentucky (3-1) in a Conference USA opener. The Hilltoppers have scored at...

Bowling Green's Loeffler to miss game with 'health matter'

Sep. 23, 2022 14:09 PM EDT

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Bowling Green coach Scot Loeffler will miss Saturday's game at Mississippi State because of “a personal health matter,” the school said Friday. The school gave no details about Loeffler's condition, but did say he was expected to return to the...

Mississippi St in bounce-back mode when Bowling Green visits

Sep. 22, 2022 09:24 AM EDT

Bowling Green (1-2) at Mississippi State (2-1), Saturday, noon ET (SEC Network) Line: Mississippi State by 30 1/2, according to FanDuel.com Sportsbook. Series: Mississippi State leads 1-0. WHAT’S AT STAKE Mississippi State looks to...

Bowling Green tops Marshall in overtime 34-31

Sep. 17, 2022 22:39 PM EDT

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Matt McDonald found Ta'ron Keith from 2 yards out in overtime to lift Bowling Green to a 34-31 win over Marshall on Saturday. The Thundering Herd came into the game looking to build momentum after shocking Notre Dame, 26-21, to break into the Top 25 for...

EKU welcomes coach back with 40-17 win over Buccaneers

Sep. 17, 2022 21:49 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Parker McKinney threw for four touchdowns to tie the Eastern Kentucky career record and the Colonels welcomed back Walt Wells with a 40-17 victory Saturday night over Charleston Southern three weeks after the coach was hospitalized after a “cardiac episode” in his campus...

Herd Rising: Marshall basks in storybook win over Notre Dame

Sep. 14, 2022 15:27 PM EDT

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — The path to one of Marshall's greatest victories was forged through scooping up transfer portal talent, magic tricks, and a second-year coach's belief that a Sun Belt Conference team can be as good as any opponent, especially a storied giant like Notre Dame. ...

Thompson-Robinson leads UCLA to 45-17 win over Bowling Green

Sep. 03, 2022 19:50 PM EDT

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Some players might get flustered falling behind 10 points early in the second quarter, especially as a 24 1/2 point favorite. Not so much when you're a fifth-year senior like Dorian Thompson-Robinson. Thompson-Robinson bounced back from a rollercoaster start...

Tours of Corvette plant to resume by year's end

Sep. 03, 2022 17:24 PM EDT

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Tours of the Corvette assembly plant are set to resume for the first time in about five years, officials said. Tickets can be purchased through the National Corvette Museum’s website beginning on Nov. 1 for tours that will begin before the end of the...

Groundbreaking advances emerging vehicle battery production

Aug. 30, 2022 17:08 PM EDT

Kentucky reached another stage in developing an electric vehicle battery sector Tuesday, with groundbreaking for a $2 billion plant by a Japanese company that will create 2,000 full-time jobs. The Envision AESC factory at Bowling Green in south-central Kentucky will produce battery...