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Third Week Of Spring Football Begins On The Hill

Third Week Of Spring Football Begins On The Hill
Posted April 9th, 2014 @ 7:13am by

Week three of the spring football season is underway as the WKU Hilltoppers worked out for just over two hours on Tuesday inside the confines of Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium on Tuesday.

Spring football on The Hill is brought to you by the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety's: Don't Text and Drive Awareness Program. All practices are open to the public and will be capped off by the annual Red and White Spring Game, April 19 at 1 p.m.

As the Hilltoppers continue to address areas where they need to develop depth and improve, one area focused on fine tuning their craft is the tight end group, led by graduate assistant Ryan Wallace and returners Mitchell Henry, Tyler Higbee and Tim Gorski.

"I've come into a group of quality guys - it's a great room of guys to be able to coach," said Wallace, a former Hilltopper letterwinner. "They all do a quality job blocking, and the whole team has evolved into the system. We've tweaked little things here and there, but they've done a great job grasping (the system)."

Three more practices await the Hilltoppers this week on Wednesday, Friday and a scrimmage on Saturday. A complete schedule is available on the second page of the spring media guide as well as on

For complete coverage of the WKU Football program, follow the team on Twitter at @WKU_Football and @JeffBrohm as well as like the team on Facebook at WKU Football.

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