Chris Kohley/WKU Athletics
Football 5/26/2021 12:59:00 PM
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. — CBS Sports Network announced its 2021 television schedule with kickoff times on Wednesday afternoon, which includes three WKU Football games this season.
2021 WKU Football Games on CBS Sports Network
Sept. 11 – at [RV] Army – 10:30 a.m. CT
Sept. 25 – vs. #11 Indiana – 7 p.m. CT
Nov. 27 – at Marshall – 2:30 p.m. CT
The Hilltoppers travel to West Point, N.Y., on Saturday, Sept. 11 to face the Black Knights with a 10:30 a.m. CT kickoff. WKU is 3-0 all-time against Army, including a 17-8 victory at Houchens-Smith Stadium on Oct. 12, 2019. a game in which the Hilltoppers “out-Armyed Army” – winning the time of possession battle 38-to-22 and out-rushing the Black Knights 225-to-137.
WKU hosts Indiana on Saturday, Sept. 25 with a 7 p.m. CT kickoff under the lights. The Hoosiers will become the first Power Five program to play twice at Houchens-Smith Stadium. Previously, Indiana defeated the Hilltoppers by a score of 38-21 in Bowling Green in 2010.
In the regular-season finale, WKU will make the trip up to Huntington, W.Va., to take on rival Marshall. The Hilltoppers and Thundering Herd face off on Saturday, Nov. 27 with a 2:30 p.m. CT kickoff. After beating Marshall three consecutive times from 2014-to-2016, the Thundering Herd has claimed four straight wins in the series.
CBS Sports Network will also televise the Conference USA Championship for the third consecutive year on Saturday, Dec. 4 at 12:30 p.m. CT.
The Hilltoppers held their annual Spring Game on Saturday, April 17 to conclude WKU’s month of spring practices. The team will turn their focus to summer workouts and prepare for fall practices. The 2021 season is set to begin on Thursday, September 2 as the Hilltoppers host UT Martin at 7 p.m. CT.