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Battle of the Bluegrass football rivalry renewed: EKU to meet WKU in 2024 at Houchens-Smith Stadium

The football version of the Battle of the Bluegrass will renew when Eastern Kentucky University travels to play at Western Kentucky University in 2024, the two schools announced Monday. The game will be played on Sept. 7, 2024, at Houchens-Smith Stadium in Bowling Green. The most recent meeting between Eastern Kentucky and Western Kentucky came on Sept. 2, 2017. Eastern held Western at bay for much...

WKU tight end Kyle Fourtenbary named to the 2019 John Mackey Award Preseason Watch List

Western Kentucky University junior tight end Kyle Fourtenbary has been named to the 2019 John Mackey Award Preseason Watch List. The Opelika, Ala., native is one of 60 players to be listed, including only one of five from Conference USA. Fourtenbary enters the 2019 campaign with 44 receptions for 398 yards and two touchdowns in his career. As a sophomore, he finished with 36 receptions for 302 yards...