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Morning Mashup - 11/28

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

On This Date:

- The football team has an all-time record of 4-7-1. In 1970, Bob Gresham ran for 165 yards while Mike Sherwood threw for 202 and two touchdowns to help the Mountaineers defeat Maryland, 20-10.

- The basketball team has an all-time record of 7-2. In 2008, John Flowers scored 14 points to lead six different Mountaineers in double digits en route to an 87-68 victory over Iowa.

- In 1979, former wide receiver Phil Braxton was born. The Pennsylvania native finished his career with 55 catches for 898 yards and five touchdowns, adding another 78 yards and a score on the ground.

In The News:

Big 12 is all about motivation (Hickman - Gazette)

Huggins: "We're going to be all right." (Hickman - Gazette)

Huggins says issues can be fixed (Casazza - Daily Mail)

Weis, Kansas invest in running game (Casazza - Daily Mail)

Mountaineers have a long way to go (Huffman - Register-Herald)

Kansas has nothing to lose against WVU (Huffman - Register-Herald)

West Virginia coach isn't letting guard down (Menendez - Post-Gazette)

West Virginia's defense finally has its moment (Harris - TribLive)

Mountaineers aim to finish strong (Harris - TribLive)

Salzano Set for Sophomore Season (Salzano - WVUSports)

McPherson to be recognized (Antonik - WVUSports)

Not easy to predict the future (Hertzel - TimesWV)

Huggins hopes to unlock lost offense (Hertzel - TimesWV)

WVU hopes to slow Kansas run game (Hertzel - TimesWV)

Nugget of The Day:

- Junior college LB Devante Bond, who is scheduled to officially visit WVU this weekend, received a Miami offer earlier this week and will visit the Hurricanes next weekend.

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