Found December 05, 2012 on
West Virginia University men’s basketball coach Bob Huggins met with the media on Monday to talk about this Wednesday’s meeting with Marshall in the Capital City Classic in Charleston. Video via WVUSports.com
BEST OF MAXIM
Coach: Bob Huggins (5 seasons at West Virginia 120-59) Overall 710-267, 30 years
2011-12: Record 19-14 overall, 9-9 in Big East (8th)
Starters Returning (2) Jabarie Hinds, Deriz Killcli,
Preseason Tournament: Old Spice Classic
Top Non-Conference Games: at Gonzaga, vs. Marshall, vs. Virginia Tech, vs. Michigan, at Purdue
Transfer Out: Tommie McCune (Northern Illinois...
Bob Huggins wanted his West Virginia team to be prepared for anything the Capital Classic might have in store. That's why his scouting report reminded players that their Marshall counterparts would try to talk trash to effect WVU mentally.
Bob Huggins has always said he prefers to schedule tough teams in nonconference play. His Mountaineers get another solid early test on Wednesday night in Charleston, when WVU takes on Marshall in the annual Capital Classic.