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Basketball Backyard Brawl Preview Show: How Different is Matchup from Last Year?



It may not rise to the level of the football rivalry, but the Backyard Brawl also exists on the basketball court.

Mike Asti talks with George Michalowski of Pittsburgh Sports Now and Ethan Bock of WV Sports Now to preview the upcoming game between Pitt and West Virginia and discuss how different both of these teams look this year.

What are the keys to the game from both sides? Why is this rivalry being downplayed basketball wise? All that and more…

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Mike Asti is an experienced media personality and journalist with a vast résumé and skillset, most notably with TribLIVE Radio, WPXI and 93.7 The Fan. Asti now serves as the Managing Editor of WV Sports Now, manages and serves as the lead host for Pittsburgh Sports Live and contributes to Steelers Now, Pittsburgh Sports Now and Nittany Sports Now. He also contributes to West Virginia's Metro News among other outlets.


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