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Morning Mashup - 11/21

Your morning look back, around the headlines and into the future.

On This Date:

- The football team has an all-time record of 7-5. The most recent game was a 1998 victory over Boston College, 35-10. Amos Zereoue ran for 143 yards and two scores while Marc Bulger threw for 312 yards and two TDs. Barrett Green paced the team with 11 tackles.

- The basketball team has an all-time record of 1-2. In 2005, West Virginia lost a heartbreaker to Texas, 76-75. Despite Mike Gansey's 28 points, the No. 2 ranked Longhorns emerged victorious thanks to a putback by Lamarcus Aldridge with three seconds left.

- In 1970, former defensive lineman Rick Dolly was born. He started 23 games for the 'Eers in the early 90's and registered 135 tackles, 12 for loss and four sacks.

- In 1922, former forward Floyd "Scotty" Hamilton was born. He started 53 games in his career and averaged 9.1 points per game.

In The News:

Mountaineers will make earlier jump into meat of Big12 schedule next year (Gazette)

Help needed on the corner (Hickman - Gazette)

Bailey inching up record books (Casazza - Daily Mail)

Mountaineers made the right move at the right time (McGill - Daily Mail)

Iowa State linebackers two of a kind (Casazza - Daily Mail)

Iowa State will be a challenge for WVU (Furfari - Register-Herald)

"Challenge and exciting" (Huffman - Register-Herald)

Does WVU trio belong in Heisman race? (Hertzel - TimesWV)

West Virginia standout Austin will keep getting touches (Harris - TribLive)

Nugget of The Day:

- Sierra (CA) College linebacker Devante Bond hopes to visit WVU this winter, but at this point, has not set a date.

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