clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

GAME THREAD: West Virginia Mountaineers vs. Texas Tech Red Raiders — Pre-game updates, TV info, betting odds and more

Join the conversation in the comments as the Mountaineers look to avoid a fifth straight loss to Texas Tech

Welcome to the Game Thread. Veterans of the Game Thread know how we do things around here but, for the uninitiated, we have a few rules. Our community guidelines apply and basically say be cool, no personal attacks, and don’t be a troll.


Date: Saturday, September 23, 2023

Time: 3:30PM ET

Location: Milan Puskar Stadium, Morgantown, West “By God” Virginia

WVU Football


Channel: Available exclusively on Big 12 Now on ESPN+

Announcers: Drew Carter (PBP), Dustin Fox (analyst), and Tori Petry (sideline)

Online Streaming: Available exclusively on Big 12 Now on ESPN+

Radio: Mountaineer Sports Network from IMG (Radio Affiliates) | SiriusXM 133 and 189 | WVU Gameday App (Apple | Android)

Radio Announcers: Tony Caridi (PBP), Dwight Wallace (analyst), Jed Drenning (sideline), Andrew Caridi, and John Antonik (Pre/Postgame Show)

Betting Odds: Texas Tech -5.5, Total 54.5 via DraftKings Sportsbook

Reminder: It is against site policy to post links to illegal streams in the comments.


Where are they from? Lubbock, Texas

Series History: The all-time series between the Mountaineers and the Red Raiders is tied at 6-6

Last Meeting: Texas Tech dominated West Virginia, 48-10, in Lubbock in 2022.

2022 Record: 8-5 (5-4 Big 12), beat Ole Miss, 42-25, in the TaxAct Texas Bowl

Current Record: 1-2 (0-0 Big 12), beat Tarleton State last week, 27-21.

Head Coach: Joey McGuire (2nd season)

NCAA Football: Tarleton State at Texas Tech Michael C. Johnson-USA TODAY Sports


Follow along with us on Twitter @smokingmusket for running commentary and join us over on The Smoking Musket Varsity Club Discord.


Find a warm, comfortable spot, grab a favorite beverage or threeve, and join in on the running commentary, random observations, silly images, gifs, snark, wit, bitches, complaints, moans, groans, cheers, celebration and jubilation in the comments section below.

And, as always...