Date: Thursday, November 26, 2020
Tip-Off Time: 2:30 PM ET
Where: Sanford Pentagon, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
TV: ESPN; DirecTV 206, DISH 140
Announce Team: Rich Hollenberg and Dan Dakich
Online Streaming: WatchESPN, with a valid cable subscription
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Radio: Mountaineer Sports Network from IMG (Online Stream | Radio Affiliates), Sirius 137, XM 199
Radio Announcers: Tony Caridi and Jay Jacobs
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Spread: West Virginia -9
Where are they from? Richmond, Virginia
Series History: This will be the third meeting between West Virginia and VCU, with the series tied 1-1. The two teams last met on Jan. 22, 1985, a 72-60 VCU win in Richmond. The first meeting took place on Dec. 18, 1982, a 66-65 WVU win in overtime in Charleston, West Virginia
Record in 2019-20: 18-13 (8-10 Atlantic 10)
Head Coach: Mike Rhodes (4th Season)
PROBABLY STARTING LINEUP:
West Virginia Mountaineers: Emmitt Matthews Jr, Oscar Tshiebwe, Derek Culver, Sean McNeil, and Miles McBride
PREDICTION THAT WILL BE WRONG
I expect West Virginia’s offense to continue looking discombobulated but — for now — that’s fine. The Mountaineers still have the talent advantage, and that should be enough to propel them to the championship game tomorrow.
West Virginia 83, VCU 75
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