WKU Public Radio Weekday Newscast Schedule: Tune into WKU Public Radio for national and international news from NPR, and local newscasts every half hour during Morning Edition (4-9 a.m. Central), and All Things Considered (3-6 p.m. Central), as well as local news features and interviews produced by the WKU news staff. WKU's Public Radio can be heard on WKYU-FM (88.9) in Bowling Green/Glasgow; WDCL-FM (89.7) in Somerset/Campbellsville; WKPB-FM (88.9) in Henderson/Owensboro; WKUE-FM (90.9) in Elizabethtown/Bardstown; and online at http://www.wkyufm.org/
Baseball: WKU Drops Nail-Biter to No. 15 Commodores: Two swings were the difference Tuesday night, as WKU Baseball lost to No. 15 Vanderbilt by a score of 3-2. With the visitors leading 2-0 going into the bottom of the sixth, the Commodores hit a pair of homeruns and held on for a one-run win. Next: WKU hosts Marshall this weekend in Conference USA action at Nick Denes Field.
Men’s golf: Hilltoppers Tie for Fifth in Tightly Contested Lipscomb Tournament: WKU Hilltopper Golf finished the Ryman Hospitality Intercollegiate with three players in the top 20 individually Tuesday, as the team tied for fifth in the Lipscomb-hosted event. The Hilltoppers finished with an 876 (296-284-296) total, just two strokes out of third place. Rice won the team title at 860. Next: The Hilltoppers head quickly into their final event of the regular season, Purdue's Boilermaker Intercollegiate, which takes place Saturday and Sunday in West Lafayette, Ind.
Women’s basketball: Porter-Talbert Joins Lady Toppers as Assistant Coach: Head Coach Greg Collins continued to fill out his coaching staff on Tuesday morning, announcing that WKU Athletic Hall of Famer Tiffany Porter-Talbert will join the Lady Toppers as an assistant coach effective immediately. Porter-Talbert, who served last season as a graduate assistant at Doane University, an NAIA program in Crete, Neb., was a four-year letterwinner for the Lady Toppers from 2002-03 through 2005-06.
Admitted Student Nights: The WKU Office of Admissions is hosting several admitted student nights in various communities. These events are for high school seniors that have been admitted to WKU and their families. The Admissions Counselor for your area will be there to discuss your next steps and answer any questions you may have. Visit https://www.wku.edu/admissions/counselors/ or call 270-745-2551 to get in touch with your WKU Admissions Counselor.
Exhibits at Downing Museum:The Story of Joe Downing: Select Works From the Collection; Marilee Salvator: Propagation (through April 14). Downing Museum, 4801 Morgantown Road. Contact Jack LeSieur, (270) 842-7415.
7 p.m.: Far Away Places Series:Morocco at the Crossroads of Europe, Africa and the Middle East by Soleiman Kiasatpour, WKU. Barnes & Noble, 1680 Campbell Lane, Bowling Green. Contact Brian Coutts, (270) 745-6121.
7:30 p.m.: Recital: Trombone Studio. Ivan Wilson Fine Arts Center Recital Hall. Contact Music, (270) 745-3751.
Friday, April 13
KMEA Third District Concert Band Festival. Van Meter Hall. Contact Music, (270) 745-3751.