Kickoff: 6 p.m. Saturday at Tiger Stadium
Radio: WDGL-FM, 98.1; WWL-AM, 870; WWL-FM, 105.3; KLWB-FM, 103.7
Series: LSU leads 1-0
Last meeting: LSU 42, Western Kentucky 9 (Nov. 12, 2011)
On Western Kentucky
Record: 6-1 (4-0 Conference USA)
Best win: Defeated Louisiana Tech 41-38 on Sept. 10
Worst loss: Lost to Indiana 38-35 on Sept. 19
Offensive leaders: QB Brandon Doughty, RB Anthony Wales, WR Taywan Taylor
Defensive leaders: LB TJ McCollum, CB Prince Charles Iworah, S Marcus Ward
Rumblings: WKU is on quite a roll with a productive offense that has averaged 49.5 points since a 14-12 season-opening win over Vanderbilt.
The Hilltoppers on offense, briefly: Doughty is third in the FBS at 387.0 passing yards per game. WKU averages 535.6 total yards.
The Hilltoppers on defense, briefly: WKU ranks 76th, giving up 172.7 rushing yards per game, and is 103rd overall, allowing 438.1 total yards.