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Mountaineer Women’s Basketball: No. 24 West Virginia puts their undefeated streak on the line against No. 10 Texas

Mark Kellogg’s Mountaineers face their toughest test yet as the Longhorns roll into Morgantown. Jump in the comments or in the Discord to join the conversation.

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WHEN/WHERE

Date: Saturday, January 6, 2024

Tip-Off Time: 2:00 PM ET

Where: WVU Coliseum, Morgantown, West Virginia

WVU Basketball | Photo taken by Katie MacCrory


WATCH/LISTEN

Channel: Big 12 Now on ESPN+

Announcers: Nick Farrell, Warren Baker and Amanda Mazey

Radio: Mountaineer Sports Network from IMG (Radio Affiliates) | 100.9 JackFM-WZST

Radio Announcers: Andrew Caridi

Listen Live:

Betting Odds: Texas -6.5, 140.5 total points via DraftKings Sportsbook

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THE ENEMY

Where are they from? Austin, Texas

Series History: Texas leads the all-time series 17-10. The Mountaineers have lost four straight to the Longhorns, with their last win coming in February 2021.

Record: 14-1 (1-1 Big 12); beat Texas Tech, 71-47, on Wednesday

Record in 2022-23: 26-10 (14-4 Big 12); lost to fifth-seeded Louisville, 73-51, in the second round of the NCAA Women’s Championship

Head Coach: Vic Schaefer (4th Season)

NCAA Womens Basketball: Connecticut At Texas Aaron E. Martinez-USA TODAY Sports


STARTING LINEUPS

Probable West Virginia Starters

# Name Position Height Class Stats
# Name Position Height Class Stats
10 Jordan Harrison G 5-6 So 14.2 ppg, 4.1 rpg
11 JJ Quinerly G 5-8 Jr. 18.4 ppg, 3.0 rpg
23 Lauren Fields G 5-9 5th 10.5 ppg, 2.5 rpg
32 Kyah Watson G 5-10 R-Jr. 8.2 ppg, 6.0 rpg
14 Kylee Blacksten F 6-3 Sr. 6.2 ppg, 3.5 rpg

Probable Texas Starters

# Name Position Height Class Stats
# Name Position Height Class Stats
14 Amina Muhammad F 6-4 Fr. 8.9 ppg, 5.4 rpg
35 Madison Booker F 6-1 Fr 9.5 ppg, 3.9 rpg
20 Khadija Faye F 6-4 Jr. 7.1 ppg, 4.6 rpg
10 Shay Holle G 6-0 Jr. 7.4 ppg, 2.3 rpg
2 Shaylee Gonzales G 5-10 Sr. 10.3 ppg, 2.7 rpg