WKU beats North Texas-31 to 21--is bowl eligible; Troy next
Six straight conference wins.
Bowl eligible after less than 3 seasons of being FBS (Division 1A). The first year of FBS, WKU couldn't even go to a bowl or win the conference because of the NCAA rules.
WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY HILLTOPPERS: 45 conference championships, third-most in NCAA history. 41 seasons with 20+ wins, sixth-most in NCAA history. 38 All-Americans, 37 national post-season appearances, 23 NCAA Tournament berths. 14th in NCAA history in all-time wins. 8th in NCAA history in all-time winning percentage. 2002 NCAA Division 1AA National Football Champions, 2012 Little Caesar's Bowl