Western Kentucky Rumors & News

  • WKU's Allen charged in second incident in less than 2 months

    Bowling Green Daily News "Western Kentucky rising senior running back Leon Allen, Conference USA's third-leading rusher last season, is due to appear in Warren District Court at 8 a.m. Thursday after he was arrested Sunday and charged with alcohol intoxication in a public place. The incident is Allen's second offense in..." May 19

  • WKU running back Allen arrested, charged with public intoxication

    Bowling Green Daily News "Western Kentucky rising senior running back Leon Allen was arrested Sunday and charged with alcohol intoxication in a public place. Allen was booked at Warren County Jail at 4:40 a.m. and released at 11:10 a.m." May 11

  • Former South Florida QB Mike White says he's going to Western Kentucky

    Yahoo! Sports "Former South Florida quarterback Mike White has found a new place to play — Western Kentucky. White, who was granted his release from USF on March 31, announced his decision on Twitter. White will have to sit out a season, but would still have two years of eligibility remaining. That’s..." April 14

  • WKU football's Sayner arrested

    Bowling Green Daily News "Western Kentucky football player Evan Sayner was arrested Friday night and charged with alcohol intoxication in a public place, displaying or possession of a canceled or fictitious license, and being a person age 18-20 possessing/purchasing/attempting to purchase/having another purchase alcohol." March 04

  • Tops WKU QBs Jones, McLeod leave program

    Bowling Green Daily News "Western Kentucky is down to three returning quarterbacks for the 2015 season. One of those three is sixth-year senior starter Brandon Doughty, but the position’s numbers have dwindled after Wednesday’s news that two QBs left the program. Rising senior Troy Jones is still enrolled at WKU, but..." January 30

  • Western Kentucky QB Brandon Doughty granted 6th year of eligibility

    SI - College Football "Western Kentucky quarterback Brandon Doughty has been granted a sixth year of eligibility, the school announced on Wednesday. Doughty, who leads the nation in total passing yards (4,344) and touchdowns (44), appeared in only four games between 2011 and 2012. "My time at WKU has been very..." December 11

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN.com "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 09

  • Alabama QB to transfer to WKU

    Bowling Green Daily News "Quarterback Parker McLeod is transferring from Alabama to Western Kentucky and plans to join the team at the start of fall camp, the Daily News confirmed Thursday. McLeod is a 6-foot-3-inch, 195-pounder who graduated from Walton (Ga.) High in 2012 and enrolled early at Alabama in 2013. He did..." July 18

  • Sun Belt isn't looking to expand, sticks with 11 teams

    Sun Belt Sports "The Sun Belt Conference concluded its annual Spring Meeting on Wednesday with a number of important topics being discussed and several key developments taking place. Sun Belt Conference Membership Discussion The Sun Belt Conference has suspended any further discussion or consideration to add..." May 22