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

Mar 20, 2021; West Lafayette, Indiana, USA; Connecticut Huskies guard R.J. Cole (top) reacts after making a three point basket over Maryland Terrapins guard Hakim Hart (13) during the first half in the first round of the 2021 NCAA Tournament at Mackey Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mike Dinovo-USA TODAY Sports

Mar 20, 2021; West Lafayette, Indiana, USA; Connecticut Huskies guard R.J. Cole (top) reacts after making a three point basket over Maryland Terrapins guard Hakim Hart (13) during the first half in the first round of the 2021 NCAA Tournament at Mackey Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mike Dinovo-USA TODAY Sports

The West Virginia Mountaineers (7-1) bring a four-game winning streak into a home matchup with the No. 15 UConn Huskies (8-1), who have won three straight. The contest starts at 7:00 PM ET on Wednesday, December 8, 2021.

How to Watch West Virginia vs. UConn

Key Stats for West Virginia vs. UConn

  • The Mountaineers average 72.4 points per game, 9.8 more points than the 62.6 the Huskies give up.
  • The Huskies put up an average of 85.9 points per game, 22.9 more points than the 63.0 the Mountaineers give up.
  • The Mountaineers are shooting 45.3% from the field this season, 8.1 percentage points higher than the 37.2% the Huskies allow to opponents.
  • The Huskies are shooting 45.2% from the field, 0.2% higher than the 45.0% the Mountaineers' opponents have shot this season.

West Virginia Players to Watch

  • The Mountaineers leader in points and assists is Taz Sherman, who scores 21.0 points per game to go with 3.3 assists.
  • Jalen Bridges is West Virginia's best rebounder, pulling down an average of 5.0 boards in each contest while scoring 8.5 points per game.
  • Sherman leads the Mountaineers in three-point shooting, making an average of 1.8 shots per game from beyond the arc.
  • Kedrian Johnson and Dimon Carrigan lead West Virginia on the defensive end, with Johnson leading the team in steals averaging 2.4 per game and Carrigan in blocks averaging 1.5 per contest.

UConn Players to Watch

  • R.J. Cole's points (16.3 per game) and assists (4.4 per game) stat lines give him the top scoring and assists spots on the Huskies' leaderboards.
  • Andre Jackson grabs 7.4 rebounds per game (he also scores 6.2 points per game and adds 2.7 assists per game) which puts him at the top of the UConn rebounding leaderboard.
  • Cole is reliable from distance and leads the Huskies with 2.0 made threes per game.
  • UConn's leader in steals is Cole (1.7 per game), and its leader in blocks is Isaiah Whaley (2.4 per game).

West Virginia Schedule

DateOpponentScoreHome/Away

11/19/2021

Marquette

L 82-71

Home

11/21/2021

Clemson

W 66-59

Home

11/26/2021

Eastern Kentucky

W 80-77

Home

11/30/2021

Bellarmine

W 74-55

Home

12/4/2021

Radford

W 67-51

Home

12/8/2021

UConn

-

Home

12/12/2021

Kent State

-

Home

12/18/2021

UAB

-

Away

12/22/2021

Youngstown State

-

Home

1/1/2022

Texas

-

Away

1/3/2022

TCU

-

Away

UConn Schedule

DateOpponentScoreHome/Away

11/24/2021

Auburn

W 115-109

Away

11/25/2021

Michigan State

L 64-60

Away

11/26/2021

VCU

W 70-63

Home

11/30/2021

Maryland-Eastern Shore

W 72-63

Home

12/4/2021

Grambling

W 88-59

Home

12/8/2021

West Virginia

-

Away

12/11/2021

Saint Bonaventure

-

Home

12/18/2021

Providence

-

Home

12/21/2021

Marquette

-

Away

12/28/2021

Xavier

-

Away

1/1/2022

Butler

-

Home

How To Watch

December
8
2021

Connecticut at West Virginia

TV CHANNEL: ESPN
Time
7:00
PM/EST
Live Stream: FUBOTV
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