The victory extended the Hilltoppers winning streak to six games
and they have won 11 of their past 12 games.
Western Kentucky (18-5, 10-1) rolled to a 53-28 halftime lead
over the Mean Green (12-11, 5-7), and was never challenged. The
Hilltoppers forged ahead on the strength of 58 percent shooting
from the floor in the game (30-of-51), including 9-of-16 3-pointers
and 28-of-35 free throws.
Winchester made 10 of 13 shots in the game, including 4-of-5
from 3-point range and 5-of-6 free throws. Lee made 6-of-9 shots
from the floor (2-of-3 from 3-point range) and was a perfect
11-of-11 from the free throw line for the Hilltoppers.
Elgrace Wilborn added 11 points for the Hilltoppers, who had 12
players score in the game.