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Morning Mashup - 1/30

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

On This Date:

- The basketball team has an all-time record of 20-8. In 1974, Warren Baker scored 30 points and pulled down 17 rebounds to help West Virginia beat Virginia in overtime, 90-85.

- A total of eight players committed to West Virginia during the internet era of recruiting. The most recognizable was Pat McAfee back in 2005. The Pittsburgh area prospect was considered the top kicker and punter in the country, and he started for the Mountaineers immediately. He currently punts for the NFL's Indianapolis Colts.

In The News:

Murray shows up in defeat (Hertzel -TimesWV)

Kansas game a mixed bag for WVU (Hertzel - TimesWV)

Wearing the Jersey: Kevin Noreen (Tinsley - WVUSports)

WVU Upsets No. 19 Oklahoma State (Kane - WVUSports)

Nugget of The Day:

- Avon Lake (OH) lineman Ben Oxley will be attending this weekend's Junior Day.

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