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Hilltoppers Basketball: Road weary WKU stakes 5-0 league start

In Conference USA, News by Ken Cross

By Ken Cross After winning it’s first two Conference USA games over Louisiana Tech and Southern Miss at home and  now with three consecutive road wins over Marshall, ODU, and Charlotte, the Hilltoppers are at 5-0 in CUSA and have staked their claim as a challenger to Middle Tennessee and UAB as a title contender. Saturday night was an example …

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Editorial: Price’s “shocking” firing has many dynamics

In Conference USA, CUSA by Ken Cross

By Ken Cross We are indeed in an era of firing coaches because of unrealistic expectations and the romance with instant gratification and unfortunately, already, the basketball dominos have started falling.  It is mid-December and today Charlotte 49ers Athletic Director Judy Rose dismissed former NBA All-Star Mark Price who was only in the third season at the helm. Price took …