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How to Watch West Virginia vs. Baylor: Live Stream, TV Channel, Start Time

Jan 15, 2022; Waco, Texas, USA; Baylor Bears guard Kendall Brown (2) drives to the basket against the Oklahoma State Cowboys during the first half at Ferrell Center. Mandatory Credit: Chris Jones-USA TODAY Sports

Jan 15, 2022; Waco, Texas, USA; Baylor Bears guard Kendall Brown (2) drives to the basket against the Oklahoma State Cowboys during the first half at Ferrell Center. Mandatory Credit: Chris Jones-USA TODAY Sports

The West Virginia Mountaineers (13-3, 2-2 Big 12) will host the No. 5 Baylor Bears (15-2, 3-2 Big 12) after winning nine straight home games. The contest tips at 5:00 PM ET on Tuesday, January 18, 2022.

How to Watch West Virginia vs. Baylor

Key Stats for West Virginia vs. Baylor

  • The 79.9 points per game the Bears record are 17.1 more points than the Mountaineers give up (62.8).
  • The Mountaineers' 69 points per game are 9.1 more points than the 59.9 the Bears give up to opponents.
  • This season, the Bears have a 48.1% shooting percentage from the field, which is 5.8% higher than the 42.3% of shots the Mountaineers' opponents have made.

Baylor Players to Watch

  • James Akinjo leads the Bears in points and assists per game, scoring 13.9 points and distributing 5.7 assists.
  • Jonathan Tchamwa Tchatchoua is Baylor's best rebounder, hauling in an average of 7.7 boards in each contest while scoring 7.9 points per game.
  • LJ Cryer makes more threes per game than any other member of the Bears, knocking down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 2.4 per contest.
  • Akinjo is Baylor's leader in steals, averaging 2.1 steals per game, while Flo Thamba leads them in blocks with 1.1 per contest.

West Virginia Players to Watch

  • Taz Sherman's points (18.9 per game) and assists (2.7 per game) stat lines give him the top scoring and assists spots on the Mountaineers' leaderboards.
  • Gabe Osabuohien's stat line of 5.9 rebounds, 4.7 points and 1.5 assists per game helps him grab the top spot on the West Virginia rebounding leaderboard.
  • Sherman makes 1.9 three-pointers per game, the most on the Mountaineers.
  • West Virginia's leader in steals is Kedrian Johnson (two per game), and its leader in blocks is Isaiah Cottrell (1.1 per game).

Baylor Schedule

DateOpponentScoreHome/Away

1/1/2022

Iowa State

W 77-72

Away

1/4/2022

Oklahoma

W 84-74

Home

1/8/2022

TCU

W 76-64

Away

1/11/2022

Texas Tech

L 65-62

Home

1/15/2022

Oklahoma State

L 61-54

Home

1/18/2022

West Virginia

-

Away

1/22/2022

Oklahoma

-

Away

1/25/2022

Kansas State

-

Home

1/29/2022

Alabama

-

Away

1/31/2022

West Virginia

-

Home

2/5/2022

Kansas

-

Away

West Virginia Schedule

DateOpponentScoreHome/Away

12/22/2021

Youngstown State

W 82-52

Home

1/1/2022

Texas

L 74-59

Away

1/8/2022

Kansas State

W 71-68

Home

1/11/2022

Oklahoma State

W 70-60

Home

1/15/2022

Kansas

L 85-59

Away

1/18/2022

Baylor

-

Home

1/22/2022

Texas Tech

-

Away

1/26/2022

Oklahoma

-

Home

1/29/2022

Arkansas

-

Away

1/31/2022

Baylor

-

Away

2/5/2022

Texas Tech

-

Home

How To Watch

January
18
2022

Baylor at West Virginia

TV CHANNEL: ESPN
Time
5:00
PM/EST
Live Stream: FUBOTV
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