Tailgate & Celebrate

New for 2017! For all home football games, the WKU Alumni Association will host a tent on South Lawn opening 2.5 hours prior to kickoff and closing 30 minutes prior to kickoff. Worry-free tailgating with food and beverages available. Ticket information will be available online.

Topper Tailgate

Topper Tailgates are Alumni Association-sponsored tailgate parties organized at specified away games. All fans are welcome! Tailgate food provided, as well as a Big Red Rally with WKU Spirit groups. Topper Tailgate events begin 2.5 hours prior to kickoff and close 30 minutes prior to kickoff. 

Hilltopper Hangout

The WKU Alumni Association is coordinating specific locations for all Hilltopper fans to gather at away games. While the Alumni Association won’t host an organized event at all away games, fans are encouraged to congregate in these locations prior to game time.

Unable to make the game?

Hilltopper Watch Party

Watch our website and your email for chapter-sponsored watch parties in your area.
To organize a watch party, contact Laura Smith at laura.smith@wku.edu or 270-745-2586.

2017 WKU Football Schedule

Game 1
WKU vs. Eastern Kentucky
9/02/17 | 6:00 p.m. CT

Game 2
WKU at Illinois
9/09/17 | 7:00 p.m. CT

Game 3
WKU vs. Louisiana Tech
9/016/17 | 6:00 p.m. CT 

Game 4
WKU vs. Ball State
9/23/17 | 6:00 p.m. CT

Game 5
10/07/17 | TBA

WKU vs. Charolette
10/14/17 | 3:30 p.m. CT

Game 7
WKU at Old Dominion
10/20/17 | TBA

Game 8
WKU vs. Florida Atlantic
10/28/17 | 3:30 p.m. CT

Game 9
WKU at Vanderbilt
11/04/17 | TBA

Game 10
WKU at Marshall
11/11/17 | 5:30 p.m. CT

Game 11
WKU vs. Middle Tennessee
11/17/17 | 7:00 p.m. CT

Game 12
11/25/17 | TBA

*Game times are subject to change



Away Ticket Information

Tickets may be ordered by calling the WKU Ticket Office at 1-800-5-BIGRED or online at WKUTickets.com

Please note that away game tickets are allocated based on Hilltopper Athletic Foundation priority. To ensure assignment by priority, please order by August 15th. For questions regarding HAF priority ranking, please call 270-745-5321.

Tickets will be allocated and mailed approximately two weeks prior to game day.