Quick Hit: Wendell Smallwood signs contract with Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA--Less than a week after being drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles, former West Virginia University running back Wendell Smallwood inked his contract with the team. Philadelphia drafted Smallwood during the fifth round of the NFL Draft on Saturday afternoon. The 2015 Big 12 leading rusher and four other draft picks signed with the

WVU withstands Virginia Tech’s late-inning rally

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--West Virginia University starting pitcher Braden Zarbnisky tossed four scoreless innings and the Mountaineers survived a late rally by Virginia Tech to defeat the Hokies 5-4 on Tuesday at Monongalia County Ballpark. “We actually played pretty well early in the game,” WVU head coach Randy Mazey said. “We got the leadoff