Hilltoppers lands juco lineman 

November, 14, 2012
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Western Kentucky picked up a commitment from Itawamba Community College (Fulton, Miss.) center Connor Popeck, multiple sources report.

According to Rivals.com, he officially visited the Hilltoppers for the weekend of Nov. 9 and chose WKU over scholarship offers from Louisiana-Lafayette and Rice. Other programs including Memphis, Minnesota, North Texas and Ohio also recruited the 6-foot-3, 280-pound prospect.