Kentucky players celebrate after a 78-39 win over West Virginia in a college basketball game in the NCAA men's tournament regional semifinals in Cleveland.

No. 1 Kentucky overpowers WVU, 78-39, in NCAA Tournament

Thursday night’s game was a mismatch from the start as the top-seeded Wildcats crushed No. 5 West Virginia, 78-39.

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 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.

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 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.

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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.

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No. 5 West Virginia vs. No. 1 Kentucky

NCAA tournament Midwest Region semifinal between the Mountaineers and Wildcats.

1 day 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.

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 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 days 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.

5 days ago

 North Carolina State's Nick Gwiazdowski takes down Penn State’s James Lawson in a 285-pound quarterfinal match Friday in the NCAA wrestling championships at Scotttrade Center in St. Louis.

NCAA wrestling: Pitt, WVU standouts reach title matches

Pitt’s Tyler Wilps and West Virginia’s Moisey rode an upset wave into the finals in St. Louis.

6 days ago

 West Virginia's Juwan Staten (3) goes in for a shot against Buffalo's Will Regan (2) in the first half of an NCAA tournament game in the Round of 64 in Columbus.

West Virginia beats Buffalo to advance in NCAA tournament

The fifth-seeded Mountaineers move on to face No. 4 Maryland Sunday in the Midwest Region.

6 days ago

Women’s NIT roundup: Duquesne pulls away to defeat Youngstown State

Duquesne defeated Youngstown State, 72-54, in the first round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT) in Youngstown, Ohio.

1 week ago

West Virginia football team kicks off spring practice

About 40 junior prospects were on campus.

1 week ago

 Bob Huggins and his West Virginia Mountaineers are headed to Columbus for a second-round matchup with Buffalo.

WVU men get No. 5 seed in NCAA tournament

The winner of that game will square off against the winner of the matchup between No. 4 Maryland and No. 13 Valparaiso.

1 week ago

 One of the biggest questions facing West Virginia is whether Skyler Howard (3) can step in to replace senior Clint Trickett at quarterback.

Five questions facing West Virginia entering spring practice

The Mountaineers kick off spring practice Sunday, and there are many questions facing the team as it starts preparing for a new season.

1 week ago

 West Virginia wide receiver Kevin White runs the 40-yard dash at the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.

West Virginia wide receiver settles in at top of draft board

With credentials already established at the NFL Scouting Combine, Kevin White has an uneventful pro day in Morgantown, W.Va.

1 week ago

Depleted West Virginia unable to keep up with Baylor in Big 12 tournament

The Mountaineers, without leading scorer Juwan Staten and Gary Browne, were eliminated from the conference tournament by the Bears, 80-70.

2 weeks ago

Tickets still available for NCAA at Consol Energy Center

The NCAA announced that a limited number of tickets are on sale for second- and third-round games next Thursday and Saturday.

2 weeks ago

 West Virginia quarterback Paul Millard throws to a receiver during a game against Texas in Morgantown, W.Va., on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013.

Five West Virginia football players leave program

Quarterback Paul Millard and running backs Andrew Buie and Dustin Garrison are among players deciding on a change of their future.

2 weeks ago

 Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim.

Ron Cook: Who's next on disgraced list?

The NCAA tournament celebration is set to begin, but dark clouds of controversy are swirling above.

2 weeks ago

 Mountaineers head coach Bob Huggins reacts from the bench against the Oklahoma State in the second half at WVU Coliseum. The Mountaineers won, 81-72.

West Virginia's Bob Huggins, Juwan Staten receive Big 12 honors

Huggins is the first West Virginia men’s basketball coach in 33 years to be coach of the year; Staten was named first-team all-conference.

2 weeks ago

 West Virginia coach Bob Huggins reacts from the bench during his team's 81-72 win against Oklahoma State on Saturday.

Ron Cook: Huggins has West Virginia in great spot

As West Virginia prepares for the NCAA tournament, longtime coach Bob Huggins has his alma mater rolling this season with pressure defense.

2 weeks ago

District roundup: No. 20 West Virginia handles Texas

The Mountaineers ended a long run of losing to the Longhorns, who continue to slip down the Big 12 standings.

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