FRISCO, Texas (WBKO) --- WKU Hilltopper Basketball advances to its second straight Conference USA Championship final as the No. 2 seed to face top-seeded Old Dominion at 7:30 p.m. CT Saturday in Frisco, Texas. The game will air on CBS Sports Network.
The Hilltoppers reached the title game with a 70-59 win over Southern Miss in Friday’s semifinals. They’ve lost twice at Old Dominion this season by a combined seven points. WKU led the first game 21-0 and the second game by three with less than two minutes left.
Old Dominion survived for a 61-59 semifinal win over UAB on Friday. WKU is 19-20 all-time against the Monarchs.