clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Kansas Jayhawks Basketball at West Virginia Mountaineers Game Preview and Open Thread

Rock Chalk!

Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports

Kansas travels to the Eastern Time Zone to take on the Mountaineers of Western Virginia, their infamous press, and their cantankerous coach with the monetary bonus every time he beats KU.

Kansas (18-1, 7-0) is currently ranked #2 in the AP Poll.

West Virginia (15-4, 4-3) comes in ranked #18 in the AP Poll.

Time 6:00 PM
Location Morgantown, WV
Venue WVU Coliseum (14,000)
Series KU leads 6-3
Television ESPN
Online Streaming WatchESPN
Radio Jayhawk Radio Network
Affiliate List
Satellite: XM 84
Online (Free):
Live Stats Kansas Live Stats

West Virginia is coached by Bob Huggins, who is 190-105 in his 9th season in Morganown. Huggins is 780-316 in 34 seasons overall, with previous stops at Akron, Cincinnati, and Kansas State.

KU is just 1-3 inside WVU Coliseum, losing their last three matches in that arena.

Self has coached every KU game vs West Virginia.

Huggins is 3-10 all-time vs Kansas.

In case you missed it, check out our preview of the Mountaineers here and the front page of RCT for more analysis of the matchup with West Virginia.