Bowling Green TN
16,000 + students
Ohio Valley Conference
Est. in 1906 as Bowling
Green Normal School
Became Western Kentucky Normal School & Teachers College in 1922,
Western Kentucky Teachers College in 1930,
Western Kentucky State College in 1948
Western Kentucky University in 1966
You can get a good hand-made burger at
2323 Nashville Road (Hwy 31W just before the University Blvd turn)
The Diner, formerly at 2323 Nashville Road, has moved to 430 U.S. 31-W By-Pass
FROM NASHVILLE TO WKU:
Follow I-65 North to Bowling Green.
Use Exit 20 (Natcher Parkway).
Follow Natcher Parkway north to Exit 4 (US 31-W).
Turn right on US 31-W to University Blvd.
Take left at stoplight onto University Blvd.
Approx 70 miles; driving
time 1 hour 10 minutes
#11 is Nick Denes Field
(named after a football coach!)
#18 is Downing University Center with Food Service
of campus map