Western Kentucky

Shamari Benton #26 and Ryan Radcliff #8 of the Central Michigan University Chippewas stand with their trophies after the victory against the Western Kentucky University Hilltoppers in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl at Ford Field on December 26, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. The Chippewas defeated the Hilltoppers 24-21.  (credit: Mark A. Cunningham/Getty Images)

Central Michigan Edges Western Kentucky 24-21 At Little Caesars Pizza Bowl

Central Michigan took a 24-21 win Wednesday night in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl.

97.1 The Ticket–12/27/2012

TUSCALOOSA, AL - SEPTEMBER 08: Xzavier Dickson #47 of the Alabama Crimson Tide forces a fumble by Kawaun Jakes #6 of the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers that was recovered for a turnover at Bryant-Denny Stadium on September 8, 2012 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Little Caesars Bowl Preview Capsule 12-26-12

Western Kentucky can win it first bowl game since becoming a top-tier program in college football in 2009.

97.1 The Ticket–12/26/2012

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Western Kentucky To Play Central Michigan In Pizza Bowl

Before the Bobby Petrino era begins at Western Kentucky, there’s a bowl game to play — the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl against Central Michigan.

97.1 The Ticket–12/26/2012