Coverage of the EKU win (I've never seen Huggs so despondent after a win), more Pinstripe fallout, Big 12 roundup & more
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What You May Have Missed:
2012 In Photos - WVU Athletics
With 2012 drawing to an end, what better time to take a look back on an incredible year for West Virginia women’s soccer.
Mountaineers Sneak Away With Win - WVU Athletics
WVU pulls out a 72-67 win over Appalachian State.
West Virginia 74, E. Kentucky 67 - ESPN
Recap, stats, photos, etc
Staten, Browne Lead WVU - WVU Athletics
WVU pulled out a 74-67 win over visiting Eastern Kentucky.
Mountaineers survive Eastern Kentucky scare - Charleston Daily Mail
It was a win that West Virginia men's basketball Coach Bob Huggins didn't seem to enjoy.
Mountaineers outlast Eastern Kentucky - Charleston Gazette
West Virginia squanders big lead, hangs on for 74-67 win
At Wits' End - BGN
For one half, Bob Huggins thought this West Virginia team actually resembled one that he would coach.
Back on track - Times West Virginian
Staten, Browne lead WVU past Eastern Kentucky
WVU men hold off Eastern Kentucky - Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Mountaineers win, 74-67
Game Recap: WVU vs. Eastern Kentucky - WVillustrated
The Mountaineers took care of the Colonels in the Coliseum on Sunday.
WVU Ready for Conference Play - Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register
Browne leads way against E. Kentucky
Video: Eastern Kentucky Postgame - BGN
Huggs, Turk, Murray & Staten
VIDEO: WVU Men's Basketball Postgame Interviews - WVillustrated
Rutledge, Turk, Murray, Huggs & Staten
News of Note:
Bowl was perfect storm for WVU - Charleston Gazette
Mountaineers' various shortcomings exposed in lopsided loss to Syracuse
Patterson takes responsibility for loss - Charleston Daily Mail
"Apparently I didn't do a good job getting the guys to understand how important it was to stop them," Patterson said.
Mountaineers didn’t earn pinstripes in loss to Orange - Bluefield Daily Telegraph
It was WVU’s third straight loss to Syracuse, and the Mountaineers lost six of eight after a 5-0 start to finish 7-6.
Bad plays make difference in WVU season - Charleston Daily Mail
Given how widespread the problems were and how understandable the end result was, it might be unfair to whittle down West Virginia's 7-6 season to a handful of plays.
Handful of plays not enough for WVU - Times West Virginian
“I give Syracuse credit. They did a better job of controlling the line of scrimmage, and they did a better job of running downhill.”
Mountaineers offense due for a major retooling - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
the Mountaineers lose an unprecedented level of talent when Smith, Tavon Austin and Stedman Bailey -- the team's big three -- move on to the NFL.
WVU offseason filled with questions - Pittsburgh Tribune Review
West Virginia‘s football team has a lot of work to do.
Around the League (and Beyond):
What's On Tap:
Iowa State Cyclones vs. Tulsa Golden Hurricane - Preview - ESPN
AutoZone Liberty Bowl, 3:30 pm today on ESPN/WatchESPN. Clones are giving 1.5.
Purdue Boilermakers vs. Oklahoma State Cowboys - Preview - ESPN
Heart of Dallas Bowl, Noon Tuesday on ESPNU/WatchESPN. Pokes are giving 17.
Videos of Interest:
Bob Huggins shares his thoughts after WVU's victory over Eastern Kentucky.
Video of (Dis)Interest:
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