Old collegiate rivalries and new money drove the economic engine that pushed Western Kentucky University to seek an affiliation with Conference USA, WKU President Gary Ransdell said Monday. Ransdell said with the geography of the C-USA membership, student-athletes will experience less travel time, as will fans. “So much of this is positive for WKU,” he said.
WKU Joins Conference USA
By Chuck Mason & The Daily News & Bowling Green • Apr 2, 2013