Game Day Vitals
- West Virginia Mountaineers (0-0, Big XII 0-0, Final 2014-15 NCAA RPI 24) vs. Northern Kentucky Norse (0-0, 0-0 Horizon League, Final NCAA 2014-15 RPI 265)
- Series Record: 1-0, last matchup was a lazy winner in Highland Heights, W 67-42
- Location: WVU Coliseum (Capacity: 14,000) Morgantown, West Virginia
- Vegas Lines: (-23.5) for the good guys, O/U: 147.5
- Date: Friday, Nov. 13th, 2015, 7:00PM EST
- Television: WV Media (Rob King, Warren Baker, and Amanda Mazey)
- Radio Affiliates
Opponent Information (2014-2015 RPI)
- Northern Kentucky Norse (0-0, 0-0 Horizon League, Final NCAA 2014-15 RPI 265)
- Head Coach - John Brannen, First year with the Norse
- Last Result - Lost in the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament to Lipscomb L 76-73 OT
- Official Northern Kentucky athletics website
PODCAST SEASON PREVIEW:
Huggs on NKU:
Does West Virginia have Devin Williams?: Yes.
Is this at home?: Yes.
Does Northern Kentucky have a sneaky good program that you'd have to be a basketball hipster just to know about?: No.
Is there anything we could really find out about WVU this year through this game other than how good Esa Ahmad is?: No.
Prediction: WVU 101, Northern Kentucky 65