WKU BASKETBALL | The Western Women's team takes down ODU on Education Day

01/21/2016 05:53 PM

The roads were clear in Bowling Green, which meant a full crowd at the Western Kentucky Women’s Basketball game versus Old Dominion. The Lady ‘Toppers took care of business on the court, beating ODU 68-51 and improving their season record to 15-2, and a perfect 6-0 in Conference USA.

It was a special event at the Thursday matinee game, the fifth annual Spread the Red Education day which invites area classrooms to take a break from their academic rigors and enjoy a basketball game at E.A. Diddle Arena.

The Western Women are 5-0 in Education Day games, and have now won 12 straight games. Their next home game is Saturday afternoon in Bowling Green against Charlotte.

Garrett Moore

Garrett is a Sports Producer for Spectrum News. He is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State and got his start as a sports photographer. He now produces Sports Night, the state’s only nightly show dedicated to in-depth coverage of all sports in Kentucky. Sports Night airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Outside the station, Garrett enjoys golfing, hiking, fishing, and prides himself on being all-in as a sports spectator. He won a gift card for playing an air guitar in the student section during an MTSU basketball game. Follow Garrett on Twitter @SportsNightGM for real-time sports updates or if you just want to see the shenanigans that go on behind the scenes in getting Sports Night on the air.

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