|School Name:||Western Kentucky University|
|Location:||Bowling Green, Kentucky|
|Arena:||E. A. Diddle Arena|
|Head coach:||Ken McDonald|
The men's basketball program is one of the ten most winning in the history of the NCAA. The school has made one appearance in the Final Four, in 1971. It is very competitive in the Sun Belt Conference, usually finishing near the top of the conference and regularly competing for the conference championship.
The women's basketball program is consistently ranked in the top twenty. They have made three Final Four appearances. They were the runner-up in 1992.