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Holgorsen addresses media ahead of fall ball

The Mountaineers football season is officially underway. Sunday afternoon brought about the team's first practice of the 2017 season and with that Dana Holgorsen returned to address the media. The head ball coach addressed the media ahead of the team's first practice and sounded hopeful and excited for the season

Buchanan named Big 12 Athlete of the Year

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. –West Virginia University women’s soccer defender Kadeisha Buchanan has been named the 2016-17 Big 12 Female Athlete of the Year, as announced today by the conference office. The Brampton, Ontario, native is the first Mountaineer student-athlete to earn the prestigious conference honor since WVU joined the Big 12 in

WVU basketball announces staff changes

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--On Monday afternoon, West Virginia University basketball coach Bob Huggins announced two title changes and a new addition to his staff. Josh Eilert has been a member of Mountaineer basketball for 11 seasons and will have a new title, Director of Basketball Operations. He spent the first six seasons as the

WVU inks Randy Mazey to a five-year contract

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--West Virginia University signed head baseball coach Randy Mazey to a five-year contract on Thursday. The Mountaineers' skipper led the team to one of its best seasons. WVU finished the season with a 36-26 record, finishing fourth in the Big 12. For the first time since 1996, the Mountaineers made an appearance

Former women’s basketball player returns to WVU as assistant coach

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - West Virginia University women’s basketball coach Mike Carey announced the hiring of former Mountaineer student-athlete Christal Caldwell as an assistant coach on Thursday. Caldwell has spent the last two seasons at La Salle. She is the first Mountaineer student-athlete to play under coach Mike Carey and return to

Ferns, Pitts lead group of potential impact freshman

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--Every year players come and go, giving newcomers a chance to contribute and that is no different in Morgantown. The West Virginia University football team has six true or redshirt freshman that could make an impact on the gridiron this season. Heading into fall camp last season, Brendan Ferns was a

Position Primer: West Virginia trio returns to lead Mountaineers’ special teams unit

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--Special teams play only about 10 percent of a football game but any given play on special teams can alter the outcome of a game, whether it's good or bad. The West Virginia University football team knows this all too well. Several pieces of the Mountaineers' special teams unit return, including

WVU undervalued in Big 12 media poll… again

  College football is less than two months away. This is the time of year that fans, players and coaches start to get excited knowing that they are still in the running for a National Title. It's also the time of year for the media preseason conference polls to roll out and that

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