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What You May Have Missed:
WVU Looks to Rebound Versus Texas Tech - WVU Athletics
West Virginia University women's basketball hosts Texas Tech on Wednesday.
Mountaineers go for first Big 12 win against Texas Tech - Exponent Telegram
The Mountaineers have fallen out of the Top 25 rankings in both polls as they have lost their last three games and four of their last five.
Mountaineers need a Big 12 win - Daily Athenaeum
The West Virginia University women’s basketball team will get their fourth crack at their first Big 12 win tonight, when they take on the Texas Tech Lady Raiders at 7 p.m. at the WVU Coliseum.
WATCH: WVU Women's Hoops Shifts Attention to Texas Tech - WVillustrated
WVU women's basketball head coach Mike Carey, along with select players, spoke with the media on Tuesday about their upcoming home contest against Texas Tech.
WVU’s Game at Oklahoma State to Air on FS2 - WVU Athletics
Tip-off is set for 2:30 p.m. ET in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Fans in Morgantown can watch the game on Comcast channel 166, DirecTV channel 16 and Dish channel 397.
Wrestling Enters National Rankings - WVU Athletics
The Mountaineers are ranked 25th in Intermat's National Dual Meet Rankings.
FURFARI: Don Vincent was with great cagers at West Virginia - Times West Virginian
Don Vincent, who has lived in nearby Shinnston, was a great guard on West Virginia University’s most outstanding men’s basketball team in 1956-57-58.
Herbie earned fame even before reaching WVU court - Register Herald
Herbie Brooks, who turned 49 in December, is right back home in Mullens, where he started a brilliant basketball career.
No. 16 West Virginia beats No. 18 Oklahoma 86-65 - ESPN
Recap, stats, video, photos, etc
Jevon is On, WVU Routs Sooners - WVU Athletics
Recap, stats, photos, etc
WVSports.com TV: Basketball Interviews - WVSports.com
Huggs, Staten, Williams, Carter, Miles, Adrian & Macon
WATCH: WVU Men's Basketball Postgame Interviews - WVillustrated
Huggs, Adrian, Macon, Miles, Williams & Staten
VIDEO: Guards break down WVU win over OU - BGN
Carter & Staten
NCAA College Basketball Power Rankings - ESPN
17 West Virginia
Football News of Note:
An interesting spring in store at WVU - Exponent Telegram
There’s competition, experienced competition, inexperienced competition and freshman competition and that will make this a lively spring practice.
Big 12 Power Rankings: Final - ESPN
7 ↓ West Virginia Mountaineers
2015 college football Too-Early Big 12 Power Rankings - ESPN
7 <=> West Virginia Mountaineers
South Florida again fertile recruiting ground for Mountaineers - Charleston Gazette
Over the years, recruiting in south Florida has become a bit of a running joke in college football.
Truck Bryant playing at a very high level overseas - WVUPros
Darryl "Truck" Bryant arrived in the Czech Republic to play professionally with BK Beosan Kolin on December 4, and has been making a serious impact ever since.
Around the League (and Beyond):
What's On Tap:
Texas Tech Red Raiders vs. West Virginia Mountaineers - ESPN
NCAA Women's Basketball, 7 pm tonight from the Lyons Den.
Video of Interest:
Head men's basketball coach Bob Huggins spoke to the media Tuesday night following the team's 86-65 victory over Oklahoma.