WKU Hilltopper Basketball advances to the Conference USA Championship semifinals as the No. 2 seed to face No. 3 seed Southern Miss at 3 p.m. CT Friday in Frisco, Texas. The game will air on CBS Sports Network.
The Hilltoppers reached the semifinals with a 67-51 win over North Texas in Thursday’s quarterfinals. They’ve beaten Southern Miss in both meetings this season, including a 76-71 win in Bowling Green on March 3.
Southern Miss ousted defending champion Marshall 82-73 in Thursday’s quarterfinals. WKU is 10-1 all-time vs. the Golden Eagles, while head coach Rick Stansbury is 5-0.