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West Virginia Eyeing A Must Win Game Against The Oklahoma Sooners On Saturday

In what is perhaps the biggest regular-season game since 2007, No. 10 West Virginia plays host to No. 9 Oklahoma Saturday.

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News Of Note

Football:

WVU football knows a win against Oklahoma is a must for Big 12, CFP hopes | Charleston Gazette-Mail
In what is perhaps the biggest regular-season game since 2007, No. 10 West Virginia plays host to No. 9 Oklahoma Saturday. The Mountaineers cannot win the Big 12, never mind initiate conversations about the College Football Playoff, without defeating the Sooners, who are the only team WVU hasn’t defeated since entering the Big 12 four seasons ago.

West Virginia's confidence keeps growing during 13-2 run | ESPN
With the CFP door cracking slightly open over the weekend, now might be a good time to start taking West Virginia seriously.

Basketball:

WVU Hits Century Mark in Win | WVU Athletics
Nathan Adrian scored 15 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead 19th-ranked West Virginia to a 107-66 victory over Mississippi Valley State tonight at the WVU Coliseum.

Around The League

Around The Big XII:

Well, well, well: Maybe the Big 12's CFP hopes aren't dead | ESPN
A weekend of upsets has created some scenarios that would put the Big 12 champion in the College Football Playoff, but more upsets are needed.

Baylor and its remaining football coaches are openly battling over Art Briles | SBNation
The school released a statement contrary to an argument being made by the coaching staff.

Big 12 early look: West Virginia, Oklahoma St. have no room for error | ESPN
Oklahoma takes its 7-0 Big 12 record to Morgantown on Saturday as West Virginia tries to stay alive in the title race.

Week 11 Power Rankings: Oklahoma, West Virginia win to set up showdown | ESPN
With Clemson, Michigan, Washington and Texas A&M all losing, could the Oklahoma Sooners backdoor their way into the playoff picture?

Big 12 Week 11 helmet stickers: Praising game-changers on D | ESPN
Defensive players made quite the impact on Saturday. But let's not forget about offensive stars like Allen Lazard, who shined in Week 11.

Mike Gundy’s son was so close to making his dad shave his awesome mullet | SBNation
And yet, so far.

Around The NCAA:

Clinching scenarios for each Power 5 conference | ESPN
With only two weeks left in the regular season, every Power 5 division and conference race is open except one. We break down all the scenarios.

Alabama is too perfect to enjoy, so let’s just watch thrilling teams like Iowa | SBNation
The Top Whatever is Spencer Hall’s weekly ranking of a fluctuating number of college football teams.

Bowl projections after CHAOS WEEK: 2 teams from 1 conference in College Football Playoff? | SBNation
How much did that wild weekend really shake things up? Let's take a look at the updated picture for all 40 bowl games.

Butch Davis leaving ESPN to return to college football as FIU head coach | SBNation
The former Miami and North Carolina coach is back in the business.

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