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Morning Mashup - 1/20

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

On This Date:

- The basketball team has an all-time record of 16-9. Thanks to 32 points from guard Lowes Moore, the Mountaineers sneaked by Pitt, 93-92 in the 1979 edition of the Backyard Brawl.

- In 1972 former linebacker Tim Brown was born. A junior college transfer, Brown compiled 210 tackles, 17 for loss and five pass breakups during his two years at West Virginia.

In The News:

WVU's Austin repeats as Hardman Award winner (Register-Herald)

Purdue rolls to 79-52 win over West Virginia (AP)

No. 22 Gymnastics Finishes Third (McNamara - WVUSports)

Top ranked Baylor prevails (Kane - WVUSports)

Tough afternoon for Mountaineers (Antonik - WVUSports)

Huggins obligated to apologize (Hertzel - TimesWV)

Nugget of The Day:

- Signee Devin Williams scored 20 points and pulled down eight rebounds, but it wasn't enough as 2015 target Marcus Derrickson put up 23 points and six rebounds for Paul VI (VA) in a 69-67 overtime victory.

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