West Virginia linebacker Xavier Preston (53) tackles West Virginia running back Donte Thomas-Williams (8) in the Gold-Blue spring game Saturday in Morgantown, W.Va.  (AP Photo/Raymond Thompson)

Defense wins day in West Virginia spring game

Coach Dana Holgorsen is OK with his offense taking a backseat for now and thinks the Mountaineers will become a better all-around team.

about 1 hour ago

 West Virginia running backs coach JaJuan Seider, and his son Jaden, 14, wh os battling lymphoma.

Family of WVU running backs coach copes with 14-year-old son's cancer

West Virginia running backs coach JaJuan Seider finds strength in his 14-year-old son, who is in a battle against lymphoma.

1 day ago

 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.

6 days 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.

2 weeks 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.

2 weeks 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.

3 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.

4 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.

1 month 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.

1 month ago


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