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WVU Sports Hall of Fame Class Selected

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (July 31, 2021) – Seven outstanding contributors to Mountaineer athletics make up the 31st class of honorees in the West Virginia University Sports Hall of Fame, announced today by Director of Athletics Shane Lyons.             The 2021 class includes Keri Bland (cross country/track), Nicco Campriani (rifle), Noel Devine (football), Dale

Women’s Basketball Reveals Nonconference Schedule

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (July 30, 2021) – West Virginia University Director of Athletics Shane Lyons announced the nonconference matchups for the 2021-22 Mountaineer women's basketball season on Friday. The 2021-22 nonconference schedule features six home games, including one exhibition contest, and two trips to early-season tournaments. “Our nonconference schedule is going to be very good,”

Miles McBride Drafted 36th Overall in 2021 NBA Draft by the Knicks

West Virginia University guard Miles 'Deuce' McBride was taken in the second round of the 2021 NBA Draft, being selected 36th overall by the New York Knicks. McBride played two seasons at West Virginia, averaging 12.6 points per game, 3.1 rebounds per game and 3.3 assists per game in 60

Athletics Partners With VEEPIO To Facilitate NIL

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (July 29, 2021) – The West Virginia University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics has partnered with VEEPIO Holdings, LLC to provide digital agency services to create, facilitate and oversee NIL sponsorship opportunities for its more than 450 student-athletes. By teaming with VEEPIO, the athletics department gives Mountaineer student-athletes a partner to

Final Update on Mock Drafts For Miles McBride on Draft Day

The day has finally came! Today, Thursday, July 29 is the 2021 NBA Draft, which means former WVU guard Miles "Deuce" McBride will hear his name called inside the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. The final mock drafts from all of the analysts are being put together as the clock ticks

O’Laughlin Named to John Mackey Award ­Watch List

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (July 28, 2021) - West Virginia University football junior tight end Mike O’Laughlin was named today to the watch list for the John Mackey Award, signifying the most outstanding collegiate tight end, as voted on by the organization’s selection committee.  The Mackey has been around since 2000 and recognizes college

Miles McBride Looks To Make History During NBA Draft on Thursday

With just under 36 hours of the 2021 NBA Draft, the final mock drafts are being put together in anticipation of one of the more-hyped up draft classes in a few years. Former WVU guard Miles "Deuce" McBride looks to make history in the NBA draft on Thursday from all

Mountaineer Rifle Unveils 2021-22 Schedule

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (July 28, 2021) – West Virginia University Director of Athletics Shane Lyons announced the 2021-22 rifle schedule on Wednesday. The 2021-22 schedule features seven contests at home, five on the road and one neutral-site matchup. All home matches will be held at the WVU Rifle Range or the Bill McKenzie Rifle Range inside the

Stills Named to Outland Trophy and Bronko Nagurski Watch Lists

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (July 27, 2021) - West Virginia University football senior defensive lineman Dante Stills was named today to the watch lists for the 75th Outland Trophy, which signifies standout interior linemen, and the Bronko Nagurski Award, given to the nation’s top defensive player. Stills already has been named to the All-Big 12 Conference

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