WEST VIRGINIA MOUNTAINEERS BASKETBALL FACTS:
Location: Morgantown, West Virginia
Stadium: West Virginia University Coliseum
Conference: Big East
Rivals: Virginia Tech Hokies
The West Virginia Mountianeers play hoops in the Big East Conference. The program has experienced varied success, with a streak of successes in the late 1950's and early 1960's. The team has reached the Sweet Sixteen of the NCAA Tournament five times, and have moved on to the Elite Eight twice in the history of the program. In 1959, the Mountaineers went all the way to the Final Four, but lost to California. However, West Virginia captured the 1942 NIT Championship and the 2007 NIT contest.
West Virginia plays thier home games at the WVU Coliseum in Morgantown, West Virginia. The 14,000 seat facility is built in a circular construction, and features a poured concrete roof. The arena is host to WV basketball, volleyball, wrestling, and gymnastics.
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