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WVU’s Nick Snyder pitches one hit gem in win over Marshall

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--Nick Snyder took a no-hitter into the ninth inning and No. 17 West Virginia defeated in-state foe Marshall 2-0 on Tuesday night at Monongalia County Ballpark. With two outs in the ninth, Erik Rodriguez hit a groundball at a diving Doanes. The second baseman got the throw off but the

Meet the Coaches: Blake Seiler

In our next edition of Meet the Coaches, we introduce you to one of the defensive coaches, Blake Seiler. Coach Blake Seiler will be coaching inside linebackers for the Mountaineers as he moves West to East, coming to Morgantown after being on the coaching staff for the Kansas State Jayhawks.

WVU wide receiver enters transfer portal

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.—West Virginia wide receiver Marcus Simms is entering his name in the NCAA transfer portal. The 6-foot, 195-pound senior has spent the last three seasons with the Mountaineers. During the 2018 season, Simms was the third-leading receiver for WVU with 46 catches for 699 yards and two touchdowns. The Bowie, Md. native was a

Men’s Basketball Non-Conference Schedule Announced

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (April 29, 2019) – West Virginia University Director of Athletics Shane Lyons has announced the 2019-20 men’s basketball non-conference schedule. The non-conference schedule will feature seven games at the WVU Coliseum and six games away from home, including three within a short driving distance of Morgantown. WVU will open the

Michael Brown’s unique journey lands him at WVU

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--West Virginia's Michael Brown’s journey isn’t your typical journey. In fact, it is one that is rather different than most. It wasn't until 2016 that the redshirt offensive lineman put on pads for the first time. Heart surgery and protective parents kept him from playing sports. In fact the two years

Texas pounds No. 17 WVU in series finale

AUSTIN, Texas--Texas thumped No. 17 WVU 10-2 in the series finale on Sunday afternoon to avoid the series sweep. The Longhorns (25-21) scored 10 runs on 13 hits. The Mountaineers (26-15) scored two runs on seven hits. Starter Kade Strowd was chased from the game after three-plus innings of work. He surrendered

David Sills, several other Mountaineers sign as free agents

MORGANTOWN, W.Va--Former West Virginia standout David Sills V went undrafted in the 2019 NFL draft but signed as a free agent with the Buffalo Bills. In his senior season, the 6-foot-4, 210-pound wide receiver led the Mountaineers with 65 catches and 15 receiving touchdowns. He was second on the team with

No. 17 WVU rallies to beat Texas

AUSTIN, Texas--Sam Kessler got out of a jam in the ninth as No. 17 West Virginia held off Texas 9-8 after the Mountaineers put together a late-inning rally on Saturday. Trailing by one run in the ninth, Darius Hill led off the inning with a single and scored on Marques Inman's

David Long drafted by Tennessee Titans

MORGANTOWN, W.Va--David Long Jr. was selected by the Tennessee Titans with the 188th pick in the sixth round of the 2019 NFL Draft. In his junior season, the 5-foot-11, 221-pound linebacker started all 12 games at West Virginia. He led the Mountaineers with 111 tackles while averaging 9.3 per game. Long also led WVU

Trevon Wesco drafted by New York Jets

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--Trevon Wesco was selected by the New York Jets with the 121st pick in the fourth round of the 2019 NFL Draft. As a senior, the 6-foot-4, 274-pound tight end was fifth for West Virginia with 26 catches for 366 yards, averaging 14.1 yards per catch, and one touchdown. In 2018, Wesco was named to All-Big

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