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Florida pounds No.9 WVU in Big 12/SEC Challenge

GAINESVILLE, Fl.--Dorian Finney-Smith scored 24 points as Florida thumped No. 9 West Virginia 88-71 on Saturday afternoon in the Big 12/SEC Challenge. The Gators (14-7) had lost its last 12 games against top-10 teams, but Florida had its best outing of the season against the Mountaineers (17-4). It was Mike Smith's first big win

No. 9 WVU set to battle Florida in Big 12/SEC Challenge

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--The ninth-ranked West Virginia Mountaineers get a break from the brutal schedule of Big 12 play to take on the Florida Gators in the Big 12/SEC Challenge in Gainesville. WVU (17-3, 6-2 Big 12) is coming off a 70-55 win over Kansas State on Tuesday, but in recent days the

Former Mountaineer Darris Nichols prepares to battle alma mater

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--Darris Nichols started his basketball career at West Virginia University, but now the former Mountaineers' standout will be battling his former team from the opposing bench on Saturday. WVU travels to Gainesville, Fla. to battle the Gators in the Big 12/SEC Challenge. Florida is now the place that Nichols calls

WVU forward Jonathan Holton suspended for violation of team rules

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--West Virginia University men’s basketball coach Bob Huggins announced tonight that senior Jonathan Holton has been suspended from the team indefinitely for a violation of team rules. The 6-foot-7, 220-pound forward is averaging 9.7 points and 7.5 rebounds per game this season. He is 10th in the country in offensive

Devin Williams struggling to break out of slump

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--West Virginia University's Devin Williams has been in a real funk of late. The junior forward started the season on fire with five straight double-doubles. He led the Mountaineers in scoring most of the season. And the night WVU knocked off the No.1 team in the country, Williams played a big role in

Did you know: State of West Virginia has more ranked teams than any other in nation

The state of West Virginia currently boasts four teams ranked in the top 10 nationally between division I and division II basketball. According to the most recently NABC Coaches Poll (DII) West Virginia currently has three teams ranked in the top eight with Fairmont State at #2, Wheeling Jesuit at #5, and

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