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What You May Have Missed:
Gold & Blue Now: Friday, Nov. 21 - WV MetroNews
Dana Holgorsen talks about falling short in another close game against a ranked opponent. We also catch up with offensive coordinator Shannon Dawson, who praised backup Skyler Howard for playing well after Clint Trickett went down with a concussion.
No. 17/16 West Virginia Falls at Mississippi State - WVU Athletics
The No. 17/16 West Virginia University women’s basketball team could not overcome a 15-point second half run by Mississippi State, as the Mountaineers fell 74-61 on Thursday evening at Humphrey Coliseum in the Preseason WNIT semifinal.
West Virginia to finish home season against Baylor - Daily Athenaeum
The West Virginia University volleyball team will conclude its home season today against the Baylor Bears.
WVUsportsBuzz Presented by U.S. Cellular - WVU Athletics
Host Amanda Mazey speaks with Rifle team member Jean-Pierre Lucas about the team's final fall competition this Saturday at home. The swimming and diving team is also highlighted, as sophomore Nate Carr discusses the squad's meet in Missouri this weekend.
Kansas State Hangover:
Jake Waters throws for 400 yards as No. 12 K-State tops Mountaineers - ESPN
Recap, Stats, photos, etc
K-State Outlasts West Virginia - WVU Athletics
recap, stats, photos, etc
Kansas State tops Mountaineers in Morgantown - Charleston Daily Mail
Howard, Mountaineers can’t quite complete comeback - Charleston Gazette
Kansas State spoils WVU's home finale, 26-20 - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
WVU Mistakes Give KSU Win - BGN
Comeback falls short, WVU loses 26-20 - WVSports.com
Miscues Doom Mountaineers, Fall to No. 12 K-State - EerSports
K-State tops WVU, 26-20 - Exponent Telegram
WVU Football Loses to Kansas State in Last Home Game - WVillustrated
Wildcats Take Out W.Virginia - Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register
Kansas State's Tyler Lockett, Jake Waters lead Wildcats past WVU, 26-20 - WVUPros
West Virginia's bid for upset against No. 12 Kansas State falls short - Pittsburgh Tribune Review
Recap & photos
November stays cruel to Mountaineers - Charleston Daily Mail
WVU in midst of another late-season slide - Charleston Gazette
Late Season Swoon No Longer An Aberration - BGN
0 for November: WVU loses third straight (W/ VIDEOS) - Register Herald
WVU sees promising start fade - Martinsburg Journal
Same Issues Start Taking a Big Toll - Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register
Howard delivers TDs, but not quite a win, after Trickett’s concussion - WV MetroNews
Skyler Howard Discusses Breakout Performance - EerSports
Howard provides unexpected start - Exponent Telegram
Snyder finds no satisfaction in win, so imagine how bad WVU feels - WV MetroNews
WVU notebook: KSU's Snyder has success with walk-ons - Pittsburgh Tribune Review
Holgorsen: Refrain sounds the same after another loss - WV MetroNews
Holgorsen's Take: Post-Kansas State - WVSports.com
Holgorsen Talks K-State, New QB Battle - EerSports
Lockett sticks it to WVU once again - Exponent Telegram
Photo gallery: WVU falls 26-20 to No. 12 K-State - WV MetroNews
Photo Gallery I: WVU vs Kansas State - BGN
PHOTO GALLERY WVU Football Senior Night in Morgantown - WVillustrated
Video: No. 12 Kansas State Wildcats 26, West Virginia Mountaineers 20 - ESPN
BGN Video: Dawson, Spain talk WVU offense - BGN
Howard, Alford Talk Offense, Quarterback Play - BGN
WVSports.com TV: Assistant Coach & Player Interviews - WVSports.com
Dawson, Gibby, Howard & Dillon
WATCH: WVU Football Player and Assistant Postgame Interviews - WVillustrated
Shell, Howard, Spain, Rose, Gibby, Alford & Dillon
George Mason Hangover:
West Virginia runs past George Mason 91-65 - ESPN
Recap, Stats, etc
WVU Rolls in Puerto Rico - WVU Athletics
recap & stats
Mountaineers run away for 91-65 win over George Mason - Charleston Gazette
Mountaineers hammer George Mason 91-65 in Puerto Rico opener - WV MetroNews
Holton, Mountaineers Rip George Mason - BGN
Mountaineers Cruise in Puerto Rico Opener - EerSports
WVU Basketball Gets Win in Puerto Rico - WVillustrated
Turnovers pave the way for Mountaineer victory - WVUPros
Hoops is heading in right direction - Daily Athenaeum
Around the League (and Beyond):
Big 12 Mailbag: Playoff, TCU/BU, OSU QBs - FOX Sports
Baylor's naked truth: Blowouts are bare necessity in ugly process - Sporting News (autoplay)
2014 Game X: Iowa State vs Texas Tech Preview - Wide Right & Natty Lite
Visinia paying dividends for KU - Lawrence Journal World
Kansas State 26, West Virginia 20: three things we learned - Bring On The Cats
OU football notebook: Julian Wilson still expected to miss KU game - Oklahoman
The Oklahoma State Cowboys Need Change - Cowboys Ride For Free
Horns Drop Iowa in the Garden, 71-57 - Burnt Orange Nation
TCU 86, New Orleans 71: Sophomore from Arlington scores 22 points - Dallas-Fort Worth Star Telegram
The Huddle: Iowa State Cyclones vs. Texas Tech Red Raiders - Viva The Matadors
College GameDay Kickoff: Week 13 - ESPN
What's On Tap:
Boston College Eagles vs. West Virginia Mountaineers - ESPN
5 pm tonight from Puerto Rico on ESPNU/3.
Kansas Jayhawks vs. (21) Oklahoma Sooners - Preview - ESPN
Noon Saturday from Memorial Stadium on FS1. Land Thieves are giving 25.
Texas Tech Red Raiders vs. Iowa State Cyclones - ESPN
3:30pm Saturday from the Jack on FSN affiliates. Cyclones are giving 1.5.
Oklahoma State Cowboys vs. (7) Baylor Bears - Preview - ESPN
7:30 pm Saturday from Die Hard Stadium on FOX. Pokes are getting 28.5.
Week 13 College Football TV Schedule - The Smoking Musket
Here's your guide for watching all of the college football in week 13.
Videos of Interest:
Presser video courtesy of BGN
Highlights of the Mountaineers 26-20 loss to Kansas State Thursday night at Milan Puskar Stadium.
Video of (Dis)Interest:
Today's Miss Throwdown is a Danish cutie best known for her SI Swimsuit work (and this year's cover). CLICK HERE for today's gallery of Nina Agdal.