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Morning Mashup - 11/25

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

On This Date:

- The football team has an all-time record of 10-8. The most recent game was last season's thrilling 21-20 victory over Pitt. Tavon Austin had 102 receiving yards, but it was the defense that shined on this day. Julian Miller had 12 tackles and four sacks; Bruce Irvin had seven tackles and two sacks, and the defense as a whole had 11 sacks and held Pitt under 300 total yards.

- The basketball team has an all-time record of 5-2. In 2000, all five starters scored in double figures as WVU beat UNC-Greensboro, 85-71. Guard Tim Lyles paced the team with 26 points and Chris Moss had 17 points and nine rebounds.

- In 1962, former defensive back Tim Agee was born. As a junior, he registered 122 tackles and four interceptions. While he saw his tackle totals drop his senior season (to 58), Agee picked off a then record seven interceptions.

In The News:

WVU victory showed this team's resolve (Hertzel - TimesWV)

WVU women looking to bounce back (TimesWV)

Huggins seeks better effort after Davidson (Hertzel - TimesWV)

Alston resurfaces at right time (Harris - TribLive)

Alston's return gives West Virginia's offense significant lift (Menendez - Post-Gazette)

The difference between WVU's wins and losses? (Huffman - Register-Herald)

WVU's hoops problems are many (Vingle - Gazette)

Chillin' from the backfield (Hickman - Gazette)

Nugget of The Day:

- 2014 PF Michael Gilmore is a player to watch. He has WVU in his top four and attends the same school that Gary Browne graduated from two years ago.

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