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I'm not sure if I like this overlap season (FB and BB). It's hard for me to keep up with everything for you guys. Anyway...the men tip off shortly in Puerto Rico against Davidson, Men's Soccer NCAA's starts tonight and football is getting ready for an improved Cardinal team. Also, I almost forgot, Happy Birthday to my Big Brother!!
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What You May Have Missed:
McMurphy's Law: Ohio State Still Big Spender With Alabama, Irish Closing Gap - NCAAFB FanHouse
I kinda missed this yesterday. WVU is 43rd in spending. Rutgers leads the BE and ranks 15 overall, talk about getting little return on the investment
Live chat in 25 hours! - WVU Sports with Mike Casazza
Actually it's at 2 pm today
News of Note:
Head Coach Bob Huggins - Mountaineer TV
West Virginia coach Bob Huggins talks about West Virginia's four-day stay in San Juan for the Honda Puerto Rico Tip-Off.
#10 WVU 69 Duquesne 58 - WVillustrated.com
Videos, stats and recap
Coach Carey: Duquesne Postgame - WVMetroNews.com
Coach Carey talks to the media about his team's play in their 69-58 win over Duquesne on Wednesday night.
Madina Ali: Duquesne Postgame - WVMetroNews.com
Ali talks about her career high in points, the team's hustle and Friday's game.
Sarah Miles: Duquesne Postgame - WVMetroNews.com
Miles talks about her wrist injury, her first game back and what the team needs to improve on.
Liz Repella: Duquesne Postgame - WVMetroNews.com
Repella talks about the team's 69-58 win over Duquesne on Wednesday night.
Wide Receiver Jock Sanders - Mountaineer TV
Jock Sanders talks about the possibility of breaking a school record on Saturday, and what the offense needs to do to be effective against Louisville.
Irvin’s legend building - Times West Virginian
Bruce Irvin: Most Competitive League - WVMetroNews.com
Irvin talks with media about the BIG EAST conference standings, his role on the defense and team chemistry.
Julian Miller: Worry About Yourself - WVMetroNews.com
Miller talks about the conference standing, what Louisville brings to the table and team identity.
Shawne Alston: Run People Over - WVMetroNews.com
Alston talks about his playing time, injuries and what he hopes for in the future.
Around the League (and Beyond):
What's On Tap:
Davidson Wildcats vs. West Virginia Mountaineers - ESPN
11:30 am from the Coliseo de Puerto Rico on ESPNU. WVU is giving 14.5.
Men's Soccer: WVU Begins NCAA Tournament Play - MSNsportsNET.Com
The West Virginia men’s soccer team begins NCAA Championship play with a first round match against Xavier on Thursday, Nov. 18, at Dick Dlesk Soccer Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m.
Videos of Interest:
Video of (Dis)Interest:
Anytime Neil Young stops by Fallon, it's always a treat. He even brought a friend this time.
Today's Miss Throwdown is Mexican model Malillany Marin (Click on the pic for a wonderful gallery).
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