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Date: Tuesday, November 30, 2021
Tip-Off Time: 7:00 PM ET
Where: WVU Coliseum, Morgantown, West Virginia
Channel: Big 12 Now on ESPN+
Announcers: Andrew Caridi, Warren Baker & Angelica Trinone
Online Streaming: ONLY AVAILABLE ON ESPN+
Radio Announcers: Tony Caridi and Jay Jacobs
Betting Odds: West Virginia -16.5, Total 140 points via DraftKings Sportsbook
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Where are they from? Louisville, Kentucky
Series History: This will be the first meeting between West Virginia and Bellarmine. West Virginia is 7-2 all-time against current members of the Atlantic Sun Conference.
Record in 2020-21: 13-7 (10-3 ASUN) - First season competing in Division 1
Head Coach: Scott Davenport (17th season)
PROBABLE STARTING LINEUP:
West Virginia Mountaineers: Jalen Bridges, Isaiah Cottrell, Taz Sherman, Sean McNeil and Kedarian Johnson
Bellarmine Knights: Curt Hopf, Juston Betz, CJ Fleming, Dylan Penn and Alec Pfriem
PREDICTION THAT WILL BE WRONG
The only predictions that I have for this game is that Sean McNeil is going to have himself a nice little revenge game, and a lot of people are going to be annoyed with the way Bellarmine plays basketball.
If you’re not familiar with the story, McNeil spent one week at Bellarmine for his freshman year before deciding to withdraw. He then went on to become one of the top junior college players in the country, which got him noticed by Bob Huggins. The rest is history.
As for how the Knights play ball, just check out this video:
West Virginia 75, Bellarmine 62
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