No. 9 Associated Press Poll/No. 7 USA Today Coaches Poll) West Virginia (3-0) faces (No. 25 Associated Press/No. 24 USA Today Coaches Poll) Baylor (3-0) in WVU’s first-ever Big 12 Conference game, and the league opener for both teams, on Saturday, Sept. 29, at Milan Puskar Stadium (60,000), in Morgantown, W.Va., at noon. The game will be televised live on FX.
This marks the first meeting between the two schools and the two coaches. Baylor coach Art Briles and West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen were both on Mike Leach’s Texas Tech staff from 2000-2002. Holgorsen also was on Mike Gundy’s staff at Oklahoma State in 2010 when the Cowboys faced Briles in Stillwater, Oklahoma, winning 55-28.Game CoverageTV:
FX - (Craig Bolerjack - play-by-play, Joel Klatt - analyst, Petros Papadakis - sideline) will broadcast the game live.Radio:
Mountaineer Sports Network - (Tony Caridi - play-by-play, Dwight Wallace - analyst, Hoppy Kercheval - host, Jed Drenning - sideline) will broadcast the game live.
Satellite Radio Broadcast - The West Virginia - Baylor game can be heard live on Sirius Channel 91 and XM 91 with the MSN broadcast.Live Statistics:
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