BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – 2,640 feet is all the distance needed to keep Hilltopper fans
busy this Saturday as WKU Athletics will be hosting multiple free sporting events
from the Softball Complex to Diddle Arena with Houchens-Smith Stadium in between.
Volleyball vs. Lipscomb — 11 a.m.
Softball DH vs. North Texas – 1 p.m.
Family Fun on South Lawn – 12:30-2 p.m.
Red vs. White Spring Football Game – 2 p.m.
Volleyball vs. Tennessee Tech – 3 p.m.
Volleyball vs. Murray State – 4 p.m.
Volleyball will serve up the day’s first event in Diddle Arena at 11 a.m. Travis
Hudson and the Lady Toppers host hosting Murray State, Tennessee Tech, and Lipscomb
in their annual spring tournament, and all matches will be played in Auxiliary Gym
Softball will be “Striking Out Cancer” beginning at 1 p.m. with a doubleheader
against North Texas. Admission is free and the first 100 fans will receive pink-out
South Lawn will be the base for family-friendly events prior to football’s Red vs.
White Spring game from 12:30-2 p.m. The free activities will include:
inflatables, face painting, balloon artist, photo booth.
The Red vs. White Spring game will kick off at 2 p.m. with free admission, parking,
and tailgating across campus.
The spring game is the culmination of 15 spring practices under first-year head
coach Tyson Helton who returned to The Hill following three years at Southern
California and Tennessee. Helton spent two seasons at WKU including the 2015
Conference USA Championship season. The Hilltoppers will split into two teams and
scrimmage in traditional team settings for the first two quarters and have a running
clock in the second half.