How to Watch Kansas vs. West Virginia Basketball: Live Stream & TV Channel Info – January 20

Big 12 foes square off when the No. 3 Kansas Jayhawks (15-2, 3-2 Big 12) visit the West Virginia Mountaineers (6-11, 2-3 Big 12) at WVU Coliseum, tipping off at 4:00 PM ET on Saturday, January 20, 2024.

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Jayhawks vs. Mountaineers Game Info

  • Date: Saturday, January 20, 2024
  • Time: 4:00 PM ET
  • TV: ESPN+
  • Live Stream: Stream NCAA men’s basketball on Paramount Plus and Hulu + Live TV
  • Where: Morgantown, West Virginia
  • Venue: WVU Coliseum

Jayhawks Insights

  • This year, Kansas is posting 79.2 points per game (66th-ranked in college basketball) and giving up 66.3 points per contest (57th-ranked).
  • The Jayhawks are grabbing 38.2 boards per game (88th-ranked in college basketball). They are allowing 32.3 rebounds per contest (47th-ranked).
  • With 20.9 assists per game, Kansas is second-best in college basketball in the category.
  • The Jayhawks are committing 11.9 turnovers per game (216th-ranked in college basketball) this year, while forcing 11.3 turnovers per contest (229th-ranked).
  • Kansas is draining 6.3 treys per game (292nd-ranked in college basketball) this season, while putting up a 35.9% three-point percentage (85th-ranked).
  • The Jayhawks are 208th in the nation with 7.5 threes allowed per game this season. Meanwhile, they rank 64th with a 30.8% shooting percentage allowed from three-point land.
  • Kansas is attempting 40.7 two-pointers per game this season, which account for 69.9% of the shots it has taken (and 78.8% of the team’s baskets). Meanwhile, it is attempting 17.5 three-pointers per contest, which are 30.1% of its shots (and 21.2% of the team’s buckets).

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Mountaineers Insights

  • In 2023-24, West Virginia is 317th in the nation offensively (67.6 points scored per game) and 191st defensively (72 points conceded).
  • On the boards, the Mountaineers are 223rd in college basketball in rebounds (35.1 per game). They are 273rd in rebounds allowed (36.8 per game).
  • West Virginia is 271st in the country in assists (12.2 per game) in 2023-24.
  • At 11.4 turnovers committed per game and 10.4 turnovers forced, the Mountaineers are 162nd and 297th in the nation, respectively.
  • Beyond the arc, West Virginia is 292nd in college basketball in 3-pointers made per game (6.3). It is 317th in 3-point percentage at 30.3%.
  • Defensively, the Mountaineers are 280th in the country in 3-pointers allowed per game at 8.2. They are 227th in 3-point percentage allowed at 33.9%.
  • West Virginia takes 37.2% percent of its shots from beyond the arc, and 27.6% of its made shots are from there. Inside the arc, it takes 62.8% of its shots, with 72.4% of its makes coming from there.

Jayhawks Leaders

  • The Jayhawks scoring leader is Kevin McCullar, who averages 19.8 per contest to go with 6.5 rebounds and 4.7 assists.
  • Hunter Dickinson is Kansas’ leading rebounder, grabbing 11.7 per game, while Dajuan Harris is its best passer, distributing 6.8 assists in each contest.
  • McCullar leads the Jayhawks in three-point shooting, making an average of 1.5 shots per game from beyond the arc.
  • McCullar and Dickinson lead Kansas on the defensive end, with McCullar leading the team in steals averaging 1.5 per game and Dickinson in blocks averaging 1.4 per contest.

Mountaineers Leaders

  • The Mountaineers’ leader in scoring and rebounding is Quinn Slazinski with 14.1 points and 4.6 rebounds per game.
  • Kobe Johnson notches more assists than any other West Virginia teammate with 2.4 per game. He also scores 7.3 points and pulls down 2.5 rebounds per game.
  • Slazinski is reliable from distance and leads the Mountaineers with 1.5 made threes per game.
  • Johnson’s steals (0.8 steals per game) and blocks (0.5 blocks per game) lead West Virginia defensively.
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