West Virginia releases Big 12 portion of basketball schedule
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia will open the Big 12 basketball season at home against Texas Tech on Jan. 2 and face both perennial league champion Kansas and Oklahoma at home on separate weekends.
The Big 12 released the league portion of the schedule Wednesday.
After playing Texas Tech, West Virginia will have back-to-back road games at Texas on Jan. 5 and at Kansas State on Jan. 9.
WVU typically plays Kansas on a weeknight but this season will face the Jayhawks on Jan. 19.
Other league home games include Oklahoma State on Jan. 12, Baylor on Jan. 21, Oklahoma on Feb. 2, Texas on Feb. 9, Kansas State on Feb. 18, TCU on Feb. 26 and Iowa State on March 6.
West Virginia opens the season at home Nov. 9 against Mid-American Conference champion Buffalo.