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WVU's women play hostesses to another 8th ranked Irish team in the Coliseum tonight. This is another great opportunity to get a quality win that has been somewhat elusive so far. Plenty of features on the men as well, including tournament outlooks and a future scheduled opponent for next year.
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What You May Have Missed:
Scheduling Notes - BGN
Football, that is
The next test - Times West Virginian
Rejuvenated WVU women host No. 8 Irish
Liz Repella: Continuing to Bounce Back - WVMetroNews.com
Repella talks about WVU's offensive outburst against Pitt and Sarah Miles' performance.
Asya Bussie: The Mighty Ali - WVMetroNews.com
Bussie talks about having Madina Ali back in the lineup and the impact she has on the game.
Women's Bracketology - ESPN
#7 in the Spokane Region
VSR: Trio Named Athletes of the Week - MSNsportsNET.Com
Varsity Sports Report
Major Harris to appear at local barber shop - Charleston Gazette
Local in Charleston, obviously
Alexander Solid In All-Star Game - WVMETRONEWS.COM
Joe Alexander in the D-League All-Star game
News of Note:
Bring On The Wildcats - WVMETRONEWS.COM
Huggs announced last night that WVU will take on Kansas State next season (Includes video)
Hardest job in college sports? - WVU Sports with Mike Casazza
He thinks Coach Harrison has that role
This Week in College Basketball: Tournament Picture Gets Clearer - NCAABB FanHouse
The Backyard Brawl this week gets some attention
Senior John Flowers - Mountaineer TV
Mountaineer Jammin' feature on senior forward John Flowers.
NCAA Basketball Polls - ESPN
42 votes AP, 1 Coaches
Bracketology - ESPN
Bubble Watch - Andy Glockner - SI.com
He has WVU as a lock now
Weekly Watch: Week 13 - ESPN
The Pete is a place to be this Thursday for our game vs. Pitt
Men's Basketball: Blake Nash - WVMETRONEWS.COM
Around the League (and Beyond):
Syracuse gets big road win at Villanova - Post Standard
Orange hangs on for a 69-64 win and its 10th win in the Big East.
What's On Tap:
(8) Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. (20) West Virginia Mountaineers - ESPN
7:00 tonight from the Coliseum on CBS College Sports
(16)Louisville Cardinals vs. Rutgers Scarlet Knights - Preview - ESPN
9:00 tonight from the LBAC on ESPNU
Videos of Interest:
Video of (Dis)Interest:
There's only one way to end the fever. We must kill it now. Remember: If it bleeds, we can kill it.
Today's Miss Throwdown is another British beauty. Today's gallery is of Rosie Roff (click on her picture).
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