Tops, fans taking care of business in Diddle

Jan. 18—In a college basketball season that features an ultra balanced Conference USA, taking care of business on your home court is going to be imperative. So far, in Steve Lutz's first season at the helm at Western Kentucky, the Hilltoppers are doing this as well as it can be done.

On Saturday afternoon, before another jacked-up crowd in Bowling Green, WKU improved to 8-0 this season inside venerable E.A. Diddle Arena — rallying from an eight-point halftime deficit to dominate Ray Harper's Jacksonville State Gamecocks in the second half, on the way to an 80-69 victory.

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