WKU will play its second in-state foe Saturday when it hosts Northern Kentucky during the 30th annual BB&T Classic at 5:30 p.m. in Diddle Arena.
The Lady Toppers will be looking to improve off their impressive road win last week at Murray State.
Northern Kentucky will come in to the game 0-2 after losses to Cincinnati and Miami (Ohio).
Coach Michelle Clark-Heard said the team will waste no time setting the tone against the Norse.
“Our goal is to get out of the gates running, put that pressure defense on, take care of ourselves and get better,” Heard said. “I think they shoot the three very well. They have some post kids with some size. With our size issues, sometimes that can cause problems in different ways.”
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