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West Virginia falls to Connecticut in OT

2012-03-07 14:39:00

NEW YORK -- No. 9 seed Connecticut defeated No. 8 seed West Virginia, 71-67, in overtime in the second round of the Big East tournament.


New football coaches to give WVU defense a fresh start

2012-03-06 00:00:00

West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen outlined the roles of his new defensive staff Monday, a week before the start of spring football.


Notre Dame defeats West Virginia women in Big East semifinal

2012-03-05 20:37:00

HARTFORD, Conn. -- West Virginia was the last team to beat third-ranked Notre Dame but the Irish made sure there would be no repeat tonigh


Mountaineers hold off Bulls in finale

2012-03-04 00:00:00

West Virginia coach Bob Huggins thinks the Mountaineers have accomplished enough to make the NCAA tournament.


Bryant, Jones lead West Virginia past USF, 50-44

Bryant, Jones lead West Virginia past USF, 50-44

2012-03-03 17:02:00

TAMPA, Fla. -- Darryl Bryant had 12 of his 16 points in the second half and West Virginia scored its last 10 points on free throws to hold o


West Virginia women play well enough to down Syracuse

2012-03-03 15:32:00

HARTFORD, Conn--No. 5 seed West Virginia didn???t play particularly well this afternoon but the Mountaineers still did what they had to do t


Bryant and Jones end home careers

Bryant and Jones end home careers

2012-02-29 00:00:00

Seniors Darryl "Truck" Bryant and Kevin Jones closed out their West Virginia home careers in grand style Tuesday night as the Mountaineers d


West Virginia hires former Pitt coach Patterson

2012-02-23 00:00:00

West Virginia moved a step closer to completing its football staff by hiring former Pitt defensive coordinator Keith Patterson.


Ex-Pitt coordinator joins WVU staff

2012-02-22 17:25:00

Former Pitt defensive coordinator and interim coach Keith Patterson was hired to join the defensive staff at West Virginia today. His specif


Kansas State delivers

2012-02-22 00:00:00

Rodney McGruder scored 24 points and Kansas State upset No. 3 Missouri, 78-68, the Wildcats' second win this season against the Tigers.


Judge denies amended suit in WVU degree scandal

2012-02-18 00:00:00

A federal judge in West Virginia has denied a request by two key players in a degree scandal at West Virginia University to file an amended


WVU defeats Pitt, 66-48

2012-02-16 23:15:00

The West Virginia Mountaineers will take bragging rights in the Backyard Brawl with them to the Big 12 Conference.


West Virginia's $20 million settlement with Big East is complicated

2012-02-16 00:01:00

The structure of West Virginia's $20 million settlement with the Big East Conference is detailed in documents obtained Wednesday.


Records detail WVU's settlement with Big East

2012-02-15 15:22:00

The breakdown of West Virginia's $20 million settlement with the Big East Conference was made clear this morning in documents obtained throu


Series finale vs. WVU?

2012-02-15 00:01:00

Fans attending the West Virginia-Pitt game Thursday night at Petersen Events Center might want to hang onto their game programs.


WVU, Big East cut ties at last

WVU, Big East cut ties at last

2012-02-15 00:00:00

West Virginia severed ties with the Big East Tuesday, announcing an agreement with the conference that allows the Mountaineers to join the B


WVU settles suits, will join Big 12 in July

2012-02-14 15:31:00

West Virginia University has settled lawsuits with the Big East conference and will join the Big 12 in July, the school announced today.


WVU announces first Big 12 football schedule

2012-02-14 12:48:00

West Virginia will open the Big 12 schedule at home on Sept. 29 with a game against Baylor and will host four other Big 12 teams in the prog


WVU Mountaineers end No. 2 Notre Dame's 21-game run

WVU Mountaineers end No. 2 Notre Dame's 21-game run

2012-02-13 05:27:00

Suddenly the only noise in an arena that had been loud all day was the happy screaming of the West Virginia Mountaineers, who had just manag


Late Louisville run sinks Mountaineers

2012-02-12 00:00:00

Rick Pitino's deep bench is paying off in the rugged Big East.


West Virginia's suit vs. Big East still not completed

2012-02-11 00:00:00

West Virginia's settlement of a lawsuit with the Big East Conference had not been completed as of Friday, sources familiar with the


WVU, Big East agree to buyout plan

2012-02-10 00:00:00

West Virginia and the Big East Conference verbally agreed to a settlement Thursday night that will allow the Mountaineers to exit the


WVU, Big East near resolution

2012-02-09 00:00:00

West Virginia is close to reaching a settlement with the Big East.


Big East and WVU reach settlement on Big 12 move

2012-02-09 00:00:00

West Virginia and the Big East reached a settlement Thursday night, agreeing verbally to a deal that lets the Mountaineers leave the


WVU close to settling suit and joining Big 12 this year

2012-02-08 00:00:00

West Virginia University is close to settling a lawsuit with the Big East by paying the conference $11 million, clearing the way for the


Big East Roundup: WVU wins in overtime

2012-02-06 00:00:00

PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Darryl Bryant's 3-pointer with just over a second left in overtime gave West Virginia an 87-84 victory Sunday against


Mountaineers big in Florida

2012-02-02 00:00:00

There is a bit of uncertainty around the West Virginia football program these days.


Judge: No stay for WVU

2012-02-02 00:00:00

A judge has refused to stay West Virginia University's lawsuit against the Big East while the conference's countersuit plays out in Rhode


National Signing Day 2012: List of committments

National Signing Day 2012: List of committments

2012-02-01 02:04:00

A list of high school players and their college choices:


WVU inks 26 football players on national signing day

2012-02-01 02:03:00

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- West Virginia football coach Dana Holgorsen signed 26 student-athletes to letters of intent on national signing day.


National Signing Day 2012: List of committments

National Signing Day 2012: List of committments

2012-02-01 00:00:00

A list of high school players and their college choices:


WVU inks 26 football players on national signing day

2012-02-01 00:00:00

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- West Virginia football coach Dana Holgorsen signed 26 student-athletes to letters of intent on national signing day.


Confidence is growing for Panthers with third win in a row

Confidence is growing for Panthers with third win in a row

2012-01-31 00:00:00

Things were not looking good for Pitt midway through the first half Monday night against West Virginia. The Mountaineers were playing suffoc


Pitt forward Robinson's defense will be put to test at WVU

Pitt forward Robinson's defense will be put to test at WVU

2012-01-30 00:00:00

Pitt forward Nasir Robinson had one of the best offensive games of his career Saturday when he scored 23 points to lead the Panthers to a 72


Syracuse holds off West Virginia, 63-61

2012-01-29 00:00:00

Brandon Triche is Syracuse's top free-throw shooter, and in his mind if the first one he takes in a game feels good he's going to have a goo


Report: Jets aide is WVU-bound

2012-01-18 00:00:00

Dana Holgorsen reportedly is closer to completing his defensive staff at West Virginia. Reports out of New York Tuesday night said Mike Smit


Oklahoma St. assistant DeForest hired by West Virginia's Holgorsen

2012-01-15 00:00:00

Joe DeForest may not have a title yet at West Virginia, but his ties to the Big 12 Conference and southwest recruiting areas were touted as


Hunt for Casteel's successor continues

2012-01-14 00:00:00

As Dana Holgorsen's search to fill his defensive staff continued in Morgantown, W.Va., Jeff Casteel was introduced by Arizona coach Rich Rod


WVU's Casteel accepts job at Arizona

WVU's Casteel accepts job at Arizona

2012-01-12 00:00:00

Rich Rodriguez and Jeff Casteel are reunited again. The University of Arizona officially named Casteel defensive coordinator Wednesday, endi


Former West Virginia coordinator Casteel leaves to reunite with Rich Rodriguez

2012-01-11 00:00:00

Arizona will name Jeff Casteel its new defensive coordinator today, according to the Tucson Citizen. The move ends Casteel's 10-year run at


WVU ends Hoyas' winning streak

2012-01-08 00:00:00

Truck Bryant and Kevin Jones are making life a bit easier for coach Bob Huggins on a young West Virginia team that has few other scoring opt


Questionable future looks good for West Virginia

2012-01-06 00:00:00

To put West Virginia's 70-33 Orange Bowl spectacle into perspective, remember just how bleak this season seemed six weeks ago. A loss to Lou


WVU's Smith dazzles in Orange Bowl victory over Clemson

WVU's Smith dazzles in Orange Bowl victory over Clemson

2012-01-05 00:00:00

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Forget Tajh Boyd, Sammy Watkins and that mighty Clemson offense. This is quarterback Geno Smith's town.


WVU tandem's route comes full circle

2012-01-04 00:00:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Stedman Bailey broke his ankle the first time he caught a pass from Geno Smith. It was a corner route, the summer b


Offense aplenty is anticipated for Orange Bowl

2012-01-04 00:00:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. If tonight's Orange Bowl is indeed a shootout between two teams that love to throw the ball, strike quickly and keep t


Smith is an artist as QB and off field

Smith is an artist as QB and off field

2012-01-03 00:00:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Geno Smith wasn't always just a football prodigy. In gifted classes since a young age, long before the mountains of


Notebook: Backup QB has best view of Smith's work

2012-01-03 00:00:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- He probably will never get into the game. But like any good understudy, West Virginia backup quarterback Paul Milla


West Virginia Football: Garrison's knee injury gives steady Alston more carries

West Virginia Football: Garrison's knee injury gives steady Alston more carries

2012-01-02 00:00:00

MIAMI SHORES, Fla. -- One bad plant. That's all it took for Dustin Garrison's left knee to buckle, and the ligaments to give way. Late in pr


West Virginia Notebook: Clemson TE is not fooled by defense

West Virginia Notebook: Clemson TE is not fooled by defense

2012-01-02 00:00:00

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Clemson tight end Dwayne Allen said he's not going to let footage from West Virginia's loss to Syracuse earlier thi


Prep teammates become foes

Prep teammates become foes

2012-01-01 00:00:00

Clemson receiver Sammy Watkins sat calmly fielding questions from reporters, a pair of bright diamond studs flickering in his ears. His answ


WVU expects heavy dose of playmakers

2012-01-01 00:00:00

The Clemson offense is loaded with playmakers, leaving West Virginia defensive coordinator Jeff Casteel with a lot to plan for heading into


West Virginia faces next challenge: Strong Clemson defensive front

West Virginia faces next challenge: Strong Clemson defensive front

2011-12-31 00:00:00

West Virginia's offensive line has stared down some of the best defensive lines in Division I-A this season. Think Cincinnati. LSU. Even Sou


West Virginia RB Garrison out with ACL, MCL sprains

2011-12-31 00:00:00

West Virginia suffered a major blow to its run game Friday, when freshman running back Dustin Garrison sprained the ACL and MCL in his left


Notebook: Fla. recruiting value is cited

2011-12-30 00:00:00

MIAMI -- The exposure West Virginia will gain in South Florida this week should bolster recruiting in an area that has been a hotbed for the


Team juiced up for bowl frenzy

2011-12-30 00:00:00

MIAMI -- Water cannons, ripe oranges and the warm South Florida air greeted the West Virginia football team Thursday as the Mountaineers arr


WVU's Garrision out of action

2011-12-30 00:00:00

MIAMI, Fla. -- West Virginia will be without its best running back for the Orange Bowl.


Judge denies WVU's motion in suit

2011-12-28 00:00:00

The battle for home-court advantage in the legal drama playing out between West Virginia and the Big East Conference got muddier Tuesday. A


Judge denies WVU's motion to dismiss suit

2011-12-27 00:00:00

A Rhode Island judge denied West Virginia University's motion to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the Big East Conference today.


Next stop for West Virginia's 'agile big kid,' Don Barclay?

2011-12-25 00:00:00

When high school coach Ron Butschle first saw a young Don Barclay in a preseason workout, he knew there was something there. It was the summ


West Virginia: Big East to court: Make Mountaineers play

2011-12-20 00:00:00

The Big East Conference has asked Rhode Island Superior Court to issue an injunction requiring West Virginia to participate in conference at


Big 12 awaits WVU in 2012

2011-12-18 00:00:00

Jason Butts and his West Virginia gymnastics team have already set their Big 12 conference schedule for next year. His team has often compet


West Virginia football defense steps out from big shadow

2011-12-17 00:00:00

In September, West Virginia appeared to be a football team that would be carried by its offense. There were eye-popping passing-yardage stat


Time off likely to benefit some ailing Mountaineers

Time off likely to benefit some ailing Mountaineers

2011-12-10 00:00:00

West Virginia's football team practiced for the first time Friday afternoon since news broke that the team was BCS bound. The practice was t


Wacky finish in Big East puts WVU in Orange Bowl

Wacky finish in Big East puts WVU in Orange Bowl

2011-12-05 00:00:00

No. 23 West Virginia punched its ticket to its first Orange Bowl Sunday night, capping a wild turn of events in the final week of the season


BCS chips fall into place for WVU

BCS chips fall into place for WVU

2011-12-04 00:00:00

Hang on, West Virginia's wild season will be punctuated today, when the team learns what bowl invitation it will get. The final BCS standing


WVU to play Clemson in Orange Bowl

2011-12-04 00:00:00

West Virginia is going to the Orange Bowl. The No. 23 Mountaineers (9-3) will face No. 15 Clemson (10-3), the Atlantic Coast Conference cha


WVU beats South Florida, 30-27, as field goal with no time left wins it

WVU beats South Florida, 30-27, as field goal with no time left wins it

2011-12-02 00:00:00

TAMPA, Fla. -- West Virginia won a share of the Big East Conference title Thursday night, in only the way West Virginia can. Tyler Bitancurt


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