WKU has been on a heater against teams in other group of 5 and FCS since 2012, WKU’s record is 17-3. Of those 3 losses 2 game are in bowl games to Central Michigan and Georgia State and the other was against Maine last season. WKU is 10-1 at home in games against group of 5 and FCS teams. WKU has won 6 out of 7 home openers.
Here are some interesting stats for WKU going into 2019 season:
WKU is 1 of 2 teams who return every starting offense of lineman in the country Oregon being the only other to do so. 4 of the 5 Offensive lineman started every game a season ago. WKU will return 17 starters from a year ago (10 Offense, 6 Defense, and 1 Special Team). This season WKU will have 311 starts coming back and of the 311, 280 are from upperclassman. WKU will have 49 upperclassmen on this team.