Improbable upset could spur WKU upward

Feb. 9—Well, well, well — this is much more like it for the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers.

Since falling below .500 in Conference USA with three losses in a four-game stretch, WKU has played its best basketball of the season — routing '100 Miles of Hate' rival Middle Tennessee 88-65 on Saturday in E.A. Diddle Arena, before stunning league-leading Louisiana Tech 81-76 on Wednesday in Ruston.

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