The WVU Tech men's basketball team opens its 30-game 2012-2013 schedule Oct. 27 against visiting Salem International.
The Golden Bears, who announced their schedule Monday, then host Ohio Valley Oct. 30. Tech travels to Virginia-Wise on Nov. 2-3 for a tournament, returning home Nov. 5 against Bluefield State before traveling to the Rio Grande Bevo Francis Tournament Nov. 9-10.
During the Thanksgiving break, they travel to Bluefield for their final regular-season tournament, facing Division II opponent Lander and Chowan.
Tech finishes the season Feb. 23 at WVU-Parkersburg.
WVC HONORS: The University of Charleston's Rob Vincent has earned conference men's soccer accolades. Vincent helped keep the No. 12 Golden Eagles unbeaten on the season, notching two goals and an assist while guiding UC to a 1-0-1 week.
PREP SOCCER: The Hurricane boys and girls soccer teams are ranked No. 12, respectively, in Region 4 by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.
Charleston Catholic girls are No. 15 in Region 4 while Morgantown is sixth. On the boys side, Parkersburg is No. 15.
Winfield (No. 5) and George Washington (No. 7) were the only other Kanawha Valley teams in the top 10 in AAA boys, while South Charleston moved up to No. 11. Sissonville was second in AA-A boys. Hurricane (second), Winfield (third), GW (fifth) and Capital (seven) were in the top 10 in AAA girls. Sissonville was fourth in AA-A girls.