Tuesday, August 03, 2021
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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WV News) — First off, let us not underplay the effect the defection of Texas and Oklahoma from the Big 12 to the SEC has had on college football.

Following a decade of turbulence and fights for individual rights against a lordly overseer, which included numerous internecine fights and contention between constituents of widely varying interests and wants (not to mention wealth), a new set of governing rules were laid out and implemente…

Monday, August 02, 2021

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — With transfers becoming more and more prevalent across the college football landscape, many are wondering how FBS programs can fill their total scholarship quotas when they are limited by how many grants-in-aid they can award annually.

MORGANTOWN — With transfers becoming more and more prevalent across the college football landscape, many are wondering how FBS programs can fill their total scholarship quotas when they are limited by how many grants-in-aid they can award annually.

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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WV News) — The phone call was, former West Virginia University track/cross country star Keri Bland gladly admits, one of the highlights of her life, the message being that she had been selected as a member of the 2021 class of the WVU Sports Hall of Fame.

Saturday, July 31, 2021
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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WV News) — West Virginia, with its future suddenly on shaky ground, is looking back on the solid foundation laid by its past as it announced its class of 31 inductees for the WVU Sports Hall of Fame.

Friday, July 30, 2021
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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WV News) — As Miles "Deuce" McBride and Jevon Carter were getting themselves into a New York state of mind Thursday night, Bob Huggins was getting himself back into a West Virginia state of mind.

Thursday, July 29, 2021
Thursday, July 29, 2021
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West Virginia has released its 2021 football home game promotional schedule for this fall. Milan Puskar Stadium will return to 100% fan capacity with full stadium operating procedures, pregame tailgating in the stadium parking lots and the complete gameday experience.

Wednesday, July 28, 2021
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After a year’s absence, the chance for WVU fans to meet members of the Mountaineer football team up close returns in 2021. West Virginia University has announced that the annual meet, greet and autograph session with WVU players and coaches, along with a chance to watch practice, will take p…

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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WV News) — Well, it didn't take long for the media — if I can use that word lightly — to get its nose out of joint over the rumors that West Virginia figures to be making a concerted effort to gain membership in the Atlantic Coast Conference as the Big 12 looks to be crumb…

Tuesday, July 27, 2021
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MORGANTOWN, W.Va.— West Virginia University football senior defensive lineman Dante Stills was named Tuesday to the watch lists for the 75th Outland Trophy, which signifies standout interior linemen, and the Bronko Nagurski Award, given to the nation’s top defensive player.

Monday, July 26, 2021
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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WV News) — West Virginia University athletic director Shane Lyons made his first public statement on the state of the Big 12 after Texas and Oklahoma informed the conference they would not retain their media rights beyond 2025. Lyons’ press release seemed to indicate the M…

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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia University has poured hundreds of millions of dollars into athletic facilities improvements over the past decade in projects both big and small.

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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WV News) — If I could tell the college football world anything as it is about to launch on another realignment of its conference structure, it's this:

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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WV News) — Two years ago, Jalen Bridges, a highly sought-after recruit out of Fairmont Senior, was headed toward a year of prep school before entering West Virginia University, where he had committed to play for coach Bob Huggins.

Saturday, July 24, 2021
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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Without question, the $55 million upgrade to the Puskar Center, the home of West Virginia University’s football program, has plenty of pizzazz. From lighted, customized pop-a-shots to sleep pods, a recording studio, a barbershop and more displays, graphics and lighting th…

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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Without question, the $55 million upgrade to the Puskar Center, the home of West Virginia University’s football program, has plenty of pizzazz. From lighted, customized pop-a-shots to sleep pods, a recording studio, a barbershop and more displays, graphics and lighting th…

Friday, July 23, 2021
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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WV News) — Mountaineer Field has seen significant changes in recent years, as a new $5 million team room was added on to the Puskar Center in 2015 and the concourses on both the east and west sides of the football stadium were completely rebuilt in the following years with…

Thursday, July 22, 2021
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West Virginia’s football program continued its work in the transfer arena with the addition of former Tennessee defensive lineman Darel Middleton. Middleton entered the transfer portal on June 30 and will have two seasons of eligibility remaining.

Wednesday, July 21, 2021
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MORGANTOWN — There seems to be consensus that Oklahoma and Iowa State rank at the top of the Big 12 as we enter mid-summer and the start of a new college football season grows larger and larger in the distance, while Texas, as always, casts a shadow upon the front runners.

Tuesday, July 20, 2021
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CHARLESTON, W.Va. — It should be no surprise that Best Virginia, made up almost entirely of West Virginia alumni, looks and plays in many ways like its former self, and that extends far beyond the familiar gold and blue colors and the play off the WVU name. BV, at times, struggles to score. …

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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WV News) — As you get older you begin thinking about what might have been and what you might change and right now, today, after touring the upgraded facility building out of which coach Neal Brown's West Virginia football program operates, I decided if there is such a thin…

Monday, July 19, 2021
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After opening The Basketball Tournament on Saturday with a 70-67 win over WoCo Showtime in a game that featured plenty of twists and turns, especially in the final moments, Best Virginia’s second-round contest didn’t have quite as much late-game drama. Instead, BV pulled away from D2 in the …

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After opening The Basketball Tournament on Saturday with a 70-67 win over WoCo Showtime in a game that featured plenty of twists and turns, especially in the final moments, Best Virginia’s second-round contest didn’t have quite as much late-game drama. Instead, BV pulled away from D2 in the …

Sunday, July 18, 2021
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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WV News) — West Virginia 1,000-yard rusher Leddie Brown sees things coming together in his senior season not only for himself but for the Mountaineers and expects them both to return to the respect the program used to enjoy.

Saturday, July 17, 2021
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Best Virginia withstood a furious charge by WoCo Showtime during the Elam Ending portion of Saturday’s The Basketball Tournament opener to hold on for a 70-67 victory at the Charleston Coliseum.

Friday, July 16, 2021
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ARLINGTON, Texas — While this is a “non-change” year for college football rules modifications, there are still a number that will be revised or added for the 2021 season. That’s because rules that affect player safety are fair game in any season, and that definition covers a wide range of th…

Thursday, July 15, 2021
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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WV News) — I get it. You don’t want to read about Texas.

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ARLINGTON, Texas — While this is a “non-change” year for college football rules modifications, there are still a number that will be revised or added for the 2021 season. That’s because rules that affect player safety are fair game in any season, and that definition covers a wide range of th…

Wednesday, July 14, 2021
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MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WV News) — When Neal Brown came to West Virginia two and a half years ago, he was looking at a program that had to be rebuilt, put back together again, collect not only more talent but create a culture from which a winner can evolve.

Tuesday, July 13, 2021