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The women got back on track last night against Seton Hall. Otherwise, it's kind of a quiet news day on the home front. Anyway, I've still got you plenty inside to occupy yourselves for a while. Remember, I work for tips. Time to jump in...
What You May Have Missed:
West Virginia Downs Pirates - MSNsportsNET.Com
The women get back to winning ways by downing Seton Hall 55-31.
News of Note:
Wednesday Notebook - MSNsportsNET.Com
Comrade Antonik's Notebook
Basketball a contact sport - Times West Virginian
Get your fill with WVU, Reds - Parkersburg News and Sentinel
"More than a dozen members of the Mountaineers will be at the Grand Pointe Conference Center in Vienna for the 14th annual Steak & Burger Dinner, a fundraiser for the Boys and Girls Club of Parkersburg. Doors will open at 5 p.m. with dinner set for 6:30."
Florida prep receiver commits to WVU - Charleston Gazette
Hopefully this is a preview of another Miramar commit. Come home IMac!!!!
Around the League (and Beyond):
Reynolds, Fisher help Villanova roll to first 19-1 start - ESPN
Nova drops ND 90-72
Peterson provides spark as Providence upsets UConn - ESPN
The Friars smack UConn 81-66
Kentucky Back On Top Tee - UK Team Shop
Out of date before even in stock.
South Carolina celebration after win over Kentucky costs school $25,000 - ESPN
This is their second violation. The first was 5(!?!?!) years ago, also after a victory over Kentucky. You'd think there'd be some kind of statute of limitations.
What's On Tap:
St. John's Red Storm vs. Pittsburgh Panthers - ESPN
7 pm tonight from the PEC in Pittsburgh on ESPNU. Pitt is giving 8.5.
Videos of (Dis)Interest:
Here's a new spin on an old classic.
And this is just an American classic:
Facebook Chicks with Lower Back Problems Gallery of the Week:
I'm always here to offer support. (Click on the pic to enter gallery)
Today's Miss Throwdown is an English model who happens to work for Victoria's Secret. Here's Rosie Huntington Whiteley.
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