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No.11 WVU dominates Oklahoma State in Big 12 opener

STILLWATER, Okla.-- Daxter Miles Jr. scored 22 points as No.11 West Virginia University demolished Oklahoma State 92-75 in Big 12 opener. Jevon Carter tallied 15 points and six assists. Freshman Sagaba Konate scored a career-high 12 points. The Mountaineers (12-1, 1-0 Big 12) forced 19 turnovers and had eight steals. The Cowboys (10-3,

WVU’s season shouldn’t be defined by disappointing ending

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--Miami outmanned 14th-ranked West Virginia University in the Russell Athletic Bowl on Wednesday, cruising to a 31-14 victory. Despite the disappointing loss, the Mountaineers had one of their best seasons in head coach Dana Holgorsen's tenure. The program took strides in the right direction. "We got beat by a good football

No.11 WVU opens conference play at Oklahoma State

STILLWATER, Okla.--The 11th-ranked West Virginia University basketball team kicks off conference play on the road against Oklahoma State on Friday afternoon. The Mountaineers (11-1) are embarking on their journey to take to down reigning Big 12 Champion Kansas Jayhawks, who were expected to cruise to their 13th straight title. "Press Virginia" has been

Mountaineers Embarrassed By Hurricanes

ORLANDO — Two former Big East teams met in the Russell Athletic Bowl on Wednesday in what was supposed to be a good matchup. The 16th ranked West Virginia Mountaineers had a stellar first quarter then sleepwalked their way through periods two through four en route to an embarrassing 31-14 loss to

WVU’s offense to face tough test against Miami

ORLANDO, Florida--West Virginia University's offense will  face a tough test on Wednesday night when the Mountaineers face former Big East foe Miami in the Russell Athletic Bowl at Camping World Stadium. WVU’s offense averages 506.9 yards per game and it's rushing offense ranks 18th in the country, averaging 239.5 rushing yards.

WVU’s Douglas happy where his journey has taken him

ORLANDO, Florida.--After an impeccable season, Rasul Douglas' career at West Virginia University will come to an end on Wednesday after the Russell Athletic Bowl. Douglas played two seasons with the Mountaineers after transferring from Nassau Community College and the 2016 campaign was a brilliant one for the senior. Douglas was tied for the FBS

Coach Holgorsen looks to reach eleven wins to end season

The West Virginia Mountaineers are in full bowl preparedness mode in Orlando on the eve of the Russell Athletic Bowl. Tuesday afternoon was Coach Holgorsen's final press conference before the Mountaineers hope to overcome the Miami Hurricanes. During the press conference luncheon, Coach Holgorsen spoke with confidence on how his team

WVU’s Howard ready to end bittersweet career on top

ORLANDO, Fla.--West Virginia University's Skyler Howard will play his final game as a Mountaineer on Wednesday evening in the Russell Athletic Bowl against the Miami Hurricanes. The journey has been one full of ups and downs for the senior but at the end of the day he has amplified the toughness

Coach Holgorsen and team prepare as bowl game closes in

Coach Holgorsen and the Mountaineers have arrived in Orlando, Florida in preparation for Wednesday's Russell Athletic Bowl versus the Miami Hurricanes. On Friday afternoon, Coach Holgorsen addressed the media one final time before the bowl game, giving an inside look at to where the football team stands as they look

Phillip, Myers power No. 11 WVU past NKU

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--The Brooklyn boys, Tarik Phillip and Teyvon Myers, combined to score 29 points and carry No. 11 West Virginia University past Northern Kentucky 92-61 on Friday evening. The Mountaineers (11-1) fell behind early as the Norse (9-4) jumped out to a 12-4 lead after Lavone Holland II dropped a 3-pointer

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