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LAWRENCE, Kan. — The Big 12 suspended four players from Kansas and Kansas State a combined 24 games Wednesday for their roles in a melee that spilled off the court and into a section of disabled seating in Allen Fieldhouse near the end of the third-ranked Jayhawks’ win over the Wildcats.

WACO, Texas — Moon Ursin had a career-high 22 points to lead five players in double figures for No. 2 Baylor, and the Lady Bears set a new Big 12 record by winning their 45th straight regular season conference game, 91-51 over No. 17 West Virginia on Saturday night.

This week, Tom and Derek dive into WVU's hot start in Big 12 play. Since a loss to Kansas, to open the conference schedule, West Virginia has shown itself to be one of the nation's elite defensive teams. Just how far can WVU go if it plays to its potential?

West Virginia University announced Thursday that it will retire No. 44 for its basketball team a second time. The first time came for Jerry West. This time, it’s for Rod Thorn.

West Virginia announced two new assistant coaches on Friday evening, introducing Jeff Koonz as inside linebackers coach and special teams coordinator and Gerad Parker as the new outside receivers coach and offensive coordinator.