Western Kentucky's passing game has been the difference in the first half.
Quarterback Ty Storey went 14-of-22 for 198 yards and two touchdowns as the Hilltoppers lead Southern Miss 21-7 at halftime.
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Western Kentucky: Wide receiver Jacquez Sloan gets into the endzone on an end-and-reverse run play for a 21-yard touchdown. WKU leads USM 7-0.
Southern Miss: Quarterback Jack Abraham connects with Tim Jones for a 68-yard touchdown pass.