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Marquette game tonight and lots of Gator Bowl articles to keep you occupied inside. The tips, suggestions and requests have been great, thanks. It all starts...now....
What You May Have Missed:
NCAA College Basketball Polls - ESPN
Holding steady at #6
Gator Bowl to be televised at Civic Center - Charleston Gazette
For those of you in the Capitol area...
Who The Hell Are These Bowl Sponsors And What Do They Do? - Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician
Great explanation of the bowl sponsors backgrounds.
News of Note (FB):
Stew Avoids Spotlight - WVMETRONEWS.COM
Article includes gallery
Jimbo Fisher Remembers WV - WVMETRONEWS.COM
Includes article, gallery and video
News of Note (BB):
Mike Gansey Podcast: Huggins Building Up a Mountaineer Family - LostLettermen.com
Podcast and interview with Mike Gansey on his thoughts about Huggs. Thanks to the editors of LostLetterman.com for emailing/sharing this.
Miles Hurts Knee - WVMETRONEWS.COM
Women's point guard is out indefinitely.
What's On Tap:
Marquette Golden Eagles vs. West Virginia Mountaineers - ESPN
7 pm tonight from the Coliseum. Coverage is on ESPN360 and MASN (and some other regionals, as well, I'm sure). WVU is giving 12.
Syracuse Orange vs. Seton Hall Pirates - ESPN
9 pm tonight from Newark on ESPN360. Syracuse is giving 3.5.
Around the League (and Beyond):
Video of Interest:
T-1000 interview, courtesy of WVIllustrated.
Video of (Dis)Interest:
Here's a year in review video.
Hooters Gallery of the Week:
Today's Miss Throwdown is one of the sexiest things to ever come out of South Africa. Please give a warm welcome to Charlize Theron.