WVU men’s hoops to host Florida in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge

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West Virginia will face Florida at the WVU Coliseum in this season’s edition of the SEC/Big 12 Challenge.

This year’s challenge will be West Virginia’s eighth appearance, and their second time facing the Gators in the event. The SEC/Big 12 Challenge will be shown on the ESPN family of networks.

In total, the Mountaineers have an SEC/Big 12 Challenge record of 2-5. In the 2020 edition of the event, 14th-ranked WVU handled Missouri at home, 74-51.

West Virginia has faced Florida a total of nine times dating back to 1968. The Gators hold the overall series advantage, 6-3.

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