The Sun Belt Conference has released its preseason all-conference team, and four Western Kentucky University Hilltoppers made the list. Starting pitcher Matt Ridings, relief pitcher Bart Carter, catcher Matt Rice and second baseman Matt Payton were each named all-Sun Belt performers. The coaches selected WKU to finish second in the league. (Read more)
WKU also hosted its own media day Friday. Check out these media day links:
- Audio from Seniors Jake Wells and Bart Carter and junior Matt Rice via WKU Sports.
- Audio of head coach Chris Finwood.
- Daniel Pike of the Bowling Green Daily News profiles WKU pitcher Rye Davis and his return from injury.