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When: Saturday, December 22, 2018, Noon EST
Where: WVU Coliseum, Morgantown, West Virginia
Betting Odds: West Virginia -11 with the total set at 145.5 points
TV: AT&T SportsNet Pittsburgh; DirecTV 659, DISH 428
Streaming: Today’s game will be streamed across multiple platforms for users outside of the AT&T SportsNet viewing footprint. The stream will be available on WVUsports.com and the WVU Gameday App. Additionally, fans will be able to tune in live via Roku and Apple TV by searching for the “MountaineerTV” channel on each device.
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Projected Starting Lineups:
West Virginia Mountaineers: Esa Ahmad, Wesley Harris, Logan Routt, Chase Harler and James Bolden
Jacksonville State Gamecocks: Jason Burnell, Christian Cunningham, Marlon Hunter, Ty Hudson and Jamall Gregory
Update 11:30AM: Sagaba Konate is out again today due to a right knee injury.
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