Hilltoppers Prepare for C-USA Quarterfinals Matchup vs UAB

DALLAS – The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers will open Conference USA Tournament play against the UAB Blazers on Thursday night at The Ford Center in Frisco, Texas.

The Number 2 seeded Hilltoppers will take on the Number 7 seed Blazers, who defeated UTSA 71-67 on Wednesday night.

WKU dropped its only meeting with UAB this year, a 72-62 loss on Jan. 9 in Birmingham, Ala. WKU is 16-25 all-time against the Blazers.

Thursday night’s Quarterfinals matchup is scheduled to tip-off at 8:30 p.m. CST and will air on Stadium as well as WKU PBS locally in Bowling Green.