This season, West Virginia running back Rushel Shell could play his biggest role in an offense since he was a star at Hopewell High School.

West Virginia becomes home for Hopewell's Rushel Shell

Atop the depth chart and finally settled, Mountaineers running back and Hopewell graduate Rushel Shell is ready for what awaits him.

1 day ago

 West Virginia quarterback Skyler Howard throws during the Blue-Gold Spring Game at Milan Puskar Stadium Saturday afternoon, April 12, 2014.

Quarterback uncertainty lingers for West Virginia

After Clint Trickett’s graduation, junior Skyler Howard and freshman William Crest are spending most of the time under center.

1 week ago

WVU defensive lineman Rose arrested at Morgantown bar

The redshirt senior is charged with battery on an officer, obstructing an officer, disorderly conduct and public intoxication.

1 week ago

West Virginia tops Temple, advances to WNIT title game

Bria Holmes scored a game-high 22 points to lead the Mountaineers to a 66-58 victory in overtime against the visiting Owls.

2 weeks ago

Obituary: Rod 'Hot Rod' Hundley / Outsize basketball personality

He parlayed showmanship on the court with flair at the microphone to become a fan favorite for more than half a century.

3 weeks ago

 West Virginia's BillyDee Williams, left, and Nathan Adrian watch form the bench during the second half of Thursday's game against Kentucky.

No. 1 Kentucky overpowers West Virginia, 78-39, in Sweet 16

Thursday night’s game was a mismatch from the start as the top-seeded Wildcats crushed the No. 5-seed Mountaineers.

3 weeks ago

 Notre Dame's Zach Auguste dunks against Wichita State in the first half of a regional semifinal Thursday in Cleveland.

NCAA tournament notebook: Notre Dame makes long-awaited return to Elite Eight

The Fighting Irish reached the Elite Eight for only the sixth time — and the first trip this deep into the tournament since 1979.

3 weeks ago

 West Virginia guard Juwan Staten dunks during practice Wednesday in preparation for today's Sweet 16 tilt against Kentucky at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland.

West Virginia hopes pressing defense can stop undefeated Kentucky

Bob Huggins and West Virginia have deployed a different defensive style this season, and it has carried the Mountaineers to the Sweet 16.

3 weeks ago

NCAA notebook: Wichita State coach doesn't backpedal from Alabama interest

Wichita State coach Gregg Marshall reiterated Wednesday he would listen to an offer from Alabama if the school approached him about a job.

3 weeks ago

No. 5 West Virginia vs. No. 1 Kentucky

NCAA tournament Midwest Region semifinal between the Mountaineers and Wildcats.

3 weeks ago

Duquesne meets familiar foe, West Virginia, in WNIT

Duquesne has never advanced past the third round of the WNIT. West Virginia stands in its way.

3 weeks ago

 West Virginia's Tarik Phillip elevates for a layup during Sunday's NCAA tournament game in Columbus, Ohio.

Mountaineers secure berth in Sweet 16; unbeaten Kentucky next

West Virginia’s high-pressure, physical defense won out over a Maryland attack that was among the most-prolific from the free-throw line.

4 weeks ago

 West Virginia's Juwan Staten looked good in his return to the court in Friday's win against Buffalo.

West Virginia-Maryland preview: Juwan Staten invigorates offense

Point guard Juwan Staten's return gives the Mountaineers a big lift going into their third-round NCAA tournament game against the Terrapins.

1 month ago


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