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Tops bounce back with rout of MTSU

Feb. 4—BOWLING GREEN — Stung by Thursday's disappointing home loss to Sam Houston State, the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers put the hammer down on '100 Miles of Hate' rival Middle Tennessee on Saturday night.

Junior guard Don McHenry scored WKU's first 17 points of the second half to break open a tight game and the Hilltoppers went on to clobber the Blue Raiders 88-65 before a loud, season-best crowd of 5,527 in E.A. Diddle Arena.

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