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I didn't get to see the game, but, I was following the game-cast on my phone. Damn. That's all I'm gonna say. I've got all the coverage I could dig up for the game inside, as usual. There's also what looks to be a classic-in-the-making presser by Boeheim. Some football news and NCAA bracket predictions round out the news today.
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What You May Have Missed:
Syracuse Highlights - Mountaineer TV
Highlights from West Virginia's 63-52 loss at 17th-ranked Syracuse on Monday night. Courtesy ESPN.
Bob Huggins: Postgame Press Conference - WVMetroNews.com
Huggins talks about the team's performance in the second half, making open shots and losing three out of their last four games.
Kevin Jones Feature - Mountaineer TV
Mountaineer Jammin' feature on junior forward Kevin Jones.
NCAA College Basketball Polls - ESPN
Receiving votes in both polls
Bracketology - ESPN
Still #6 SW
Bracket Watch - Andy Glockner - SI.com
#4 SW here
Women's Bracketology - ESPN
#6 in Spokane and dropping
Syracuse rallies late to avoid fourth straight home loss - ESPN
Recap, stats, photos and video
WVU Outplayed in the Second Half at Syracuse - WVMETRONEWS.COM
Recap and gallery
Mountaineer Report: Syracuse Postgame - WVMetroNews.com
More turnovers than baskets in the second half for WVU as the Mountaineers fall 63-52 at the Carrier Dome.
John Flowers: Syracuse Postgame - WVMetroNews.com
Flowers talks about the Mountaineers' second half and what WVU needs to do to play all 40 minutes.
Kevin Jones: Syracuse Postgame - WVMetroNews.com
Jones explains what problems the Mountaineers had in the second half.
Joe Mazzulla: Syracuse Postgame - WVMetroNews.com
Mazzulla talks about playing 40 minutes of basketball and sticking to what makes you successful.
Darryl "Truck" Bryant: Syracuse Postgame - WVMetroNews.com
Bryant talks about preparing for Notre Dame and the importance of that game.
Casey Mitchell: Syracuse Postgame - WVMetroNews.com
Mitchell talks about the 23 points he scored, getting the team back on track and the rest of the team's schedule.
From the Enemy:
Jim Boeheim's post-game press conference presented to you without comment. Enjoy. - Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician
I haven't watched it, but I trust Keeley that it's worth the time to watch
Around the League (and Beyond):
What's On Tap:
(14) Villanova Wildcats vs. Seton Hall Pirates - Preview - ESPN
8:00 tonight from the Prudential Center on MASN, SNY and ESPN3
Video of Interest:
Video of (Dis)Interest:
Today's Miss Throwdown is a gorgeous South African who's been featured in SI's Swimsuit Issue the last 2 years, including the newest edition this year. Click on her picture to see a FHM gallery of Genevieve Morton.
Krombacher image via llbccomputers.com