How to Watch Baylor vs. West Virginia Basketball: Live Stream & TV Channel Info – February 17

The West Virginia Mountaineers (8-16, 3-8 Big 12) will attempt to break a three-game losing streak when they host the No. 12 Baylor Bears (18-6, 7-4 Big 12) on Saturday, February 17, 2024 at WVU Coliseum. The contest airs at 6:00 PM ET on ESPN2.

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Bears vs. Mountaineers Game Info

  • Date: Saturday, February 17, 2024
  • Time: 6:00 PM ET
  • TV: ESPN2
  • Live Stream: Stream NCAA men’s basketball on Paramount Plus and Hulu + Live TV
  • Where: Morgantown, West Virginia
  • Venue: WVU Coliseum

Bears Insights

  • Baylor has been carried by its offense, as it ranks 23rd-best in the country by posting 82.6 points per game. It ranks 135th in college basketball in points allowed (70.3 per contest).
  • With 29.4 rebounds allowed per game, the Bears are fourth-best in college basketball. They rank 185th in college basketball by grabbing 35.5 boards per contest.
  • Baylor is putting up 15.6 dimes per game, which ranks them 48th in college basketball in 2023-24.
  • The Bears rank 167th in the nation with 11.3 turnovers per game this season. Meanwhile, they rank 127th with 12.0 forced turnovers per game.
  • With a 40.3% three-point percentage this season, Baylor ranks third-best in college basketball. It ranks 51st in college basketball by sinking 8.8 threes per contest.
  • So far this year, the Bears are allowing 6.6 threes per game (93rd-ranked in college basketball) and are allowing opponents to shoot 33.1% (164th-ranked) from beyond the arc.
  • This year, Baylor has taken 62.4% two-pointers, accounting for 69.2% of the team’s baskets. It has shot 37.6% from beyond the arc (30.8% of the team’s baskets).

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Mountaineers Insights

  • With 67.9 points scored per game and 74.0 points conceded, West Virginia is 315th in the country offensively and 238th defensively.
  • On the boards, the Mountaineers are 244th in the country in rebounds (34.6 per game). They are 264th in rebounds conceded (36.4 per game).
  • West Virginia is 239th in college basketball in assists (12.5 per game) in 2023-24.
  • The Mountaineers commit 11.8 turnovers per game and force 10.0 per game, ranking 227th and 309th, respectively, in the country.
  • In 2023-24, West Virginia is 239th in the nation in 3-point makes (6.8 per game) and 234th in 3-point percentage (32.8%).
  • Giving up 8.5 3-pointers per game and conceding 33.9% from beyond the arc, the Mountaineers are 311th and 219th in the country, respectively, in those categories.
  • In 2023-24, West Virginia has taken 62.8% percent of its shots from inside the arc, and 37.2% percent from beyond it. In terms of made shots, 70.5% of West Virginia’s buckets have been 2-pointers, and 29.5% have been 3-pointers.

Bears Leaders

  • The Bears scoring leader is Ja’Kobe Walter, who averages 14.1 per contest to go with 4.8 rebounds and 1.7 assists.
  • Baylor’s leading rebounder is Yves Missi averaging 5.7 boards per game and its best passer is Rayj Dennis and his 6.5 assists per game.
  • Walter makes more threes per game than any other member of the Bears, knocking down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 1.9 per contest.
  • Dennis is Baylor’s leader in steals, averaging 1.4 steals per game, while Missi leads them in blocks with 1.7 per contest.

Mountaineers Leaders

  • Quinn Slazinski holds the top spot on the Mountaineers leaderboards for scoring and rebounding with 13.0 points and 4.3 rebounds per game.
  • Kobe Johnson’s assist statline paces West Virginia; he racks up 2.2 assists per game.
  • Slazinski knocks down 1.5 three-pointers per game, the most on the Mountaineers.
  • Johnson is at the top of the West Virginia steals and blocks leaderboards with 0.6 steals per game and 0.4 blocks per game.
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