5 Keys: WVU at Texas Tech

Welcome back to the flatlands of West Texas, cotton tracts as far as the eye can see and nary a hill between you and the horizon. Where the WVU football team had its season dashed is where the hoops squad hopes to have its season restored.

Tip-off is 1:30 Eastern today inside United Spirit Arena, a 15,098-seat facility named after the local supermarket chain whose motto is “Texans proudly serving Texans.” (Though they have no qualms selling Shiner Bock to a fellow from West Virginia.)

The Mountaineers are 4-point favorites today, but be leery — the football team was favored by the same amount in October. On we go to the five keys:

Full Article at: WVMetroNews

Also from WVMetroNews:
Kentucky-bound: WVU can’t land RB

West Virginia was one of four finalists for Jojo Kemp, but the three-star running back from DeLand (Fla.) High School committed to Kentucky via webcast Friday night.

“Kemp would have been a major pickup for West Virginia at the running back position, especially considering that the Mountaineers weren’t considered the favorites entering the final week,” said Keenan Cummings, senior writer for WVSports.com of the Rivals network.

Full Article at: WVMetroNews

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