Matchup: West Virginia (3-4, 1-3 Big 12) vs. Kansas State (2-4, 0-3), 3:45 p.m. today, Bill Snyder Family Stadium, Manhattan, Kan. The Wildcats are favored by 11.5.
TV, Radio, Internet: Fox Sports 1, Mountaineer Sports Network, Sirius 117, XM 202.
West Virginia: Is converting just 31.1 percent of third-down opportunities. ... No Division I defense has allowed more 30-plus-yard plays. ... RBs combined for 166 rushing yards and three touchdowns last week.
Kansas State: Is converting on 48.7 percent of third downs. ... WRs and dangerous returners Tramaine Thompson and Tyler Lockett missed last week with injuries.
Hidden stat: WVU has allowed 320-plus passing yards eight times since the beginning of the 2012 season. In the previous seven years they had done so only six times.