In game six of the NBA Western Conference Finals, the Phoenix Suns defeated the Los Angeles Clippers, 130-103, to clinch an NBA Finals berth. https://twitter.com/suns/status/1410444854732021766?s=21 This means that Jevon Carter will become the first West Virginia men's basketball player to reach the NBA Finals since Jerome Anderson did it in 1976. Anderson
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (June 30, 2021) – West Virginia University Director of Athletics Shane Lyons has announced the 2021-22 golf schedule. “We are excited to play another challenging schedule in 2021-22,” head coach Sean Covich said. “We have a great mix of old familiar events with some new tournaments as well.” The Mountaineers will
On June 13-14, the city of Cincinnati welcomed back WVU men's basketball coach Bob Huggins for The Huggins Homecoming event, which raised $150,000 for cancer research. There were three events that helped support the Norma Mae Huggins Endowment Fund at the WVU Foundation. This fund was started by Huggins after he
MORGANTOWN, W. Va. - (June 29, 2021) — In the final hours of Monday night, former Maine (FCS) linebacker Deshawn Stevens announced that he would be transferring to West Virginia. Stevens will have two years of eligibility. https://www.instagram.com/p/CQsFqQ0Mbxi/?utm_medium=copy_link This comes after the commitments of 2022 defensive linemen Aric Burton and Zion Young.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (June 28, 2021) – Midfielder Stefany Ferrer-vanGinkel of the West Virginia University women’s soccer team has signed a contract to play professionally with Tigres UANL Femenil, a member of Liga MX, the top tier of the Mexican women’s soccer league. Tied for the team lead in goals in 2020-21, Ferrer-vanGinkel becomes
MORGANTOWN, W. Va. - (June 28, 2021) — Following the commitment of Aric Burton, the West Virginia football team picked up another defensive player in the class of 2022. https://twitter.com/zionreese3/status/1409550930564026370?s=21 Young is an Atlanta, Georgia, native that has one more year left of high school. The 6-foot-5, 240 pound defensive end also
MORGANTOWN, W. Va. - (June 28, 2021) — On Monday, 2022 defensive end Aric Burton announced his decision to commit to West Virginia. Burton announced his decision at noon on his Twitter account. https://twitter.com/burtonaric/status/1409542321444634624?s=21 Burton—a Bavaria, Germany, native—has not been officially ranked by 247Sports. The 6-foot-5, 210 pound defensive end also received offers
MORGANTOWN, W. Va. - (June 24, 2021) — A couple of hours after WVU coach Bob Huggins and his staff snagged a 2023 basketball commit, another commitment by 2021 recruit Jamel King came in on Thursday night. https://twitter.com/jking_3510/status/1408193551373148161?s=20 King—a Scottsdale, Arizona native—was committed to New Mexico but ended up leaving a few