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Meet the Opponent: Oklahoma State Cowboys

Stillwater, OK. - The Mountaineers have two major milestones this week: their first Big 12 conference game in Coach Brown's second season and their first away game amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Let's briefly refresh our memories on the Oklahoma State Cowboys. The Cowboys are staying in Stillwater after struggling to

Around the Big 12: Close call, cancelled game, again what’s happening?

West Virginia had their first official bye week of the season while the Big 12 rounded out what was planned to be the last non-conference set of games for the season. Friday afternoon in Waco and TCU's postponement from several weeks ago may mean two more non-conference games for the

WVU welcomes K-State in Home Opener

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (Sept. 17, 2020) – The West Virginia University women’s soccer team returns to Morgantown to play host to Kansas State in the 2020 home opener on Friday, Sept. 18. Kickoff at Dick Dlesk Soccer Stadium is set for 7 p.m. ET. Andrew Caridi and Adam Zundell have the call on Big

NCAA announces start date for College Basketball 2020-2021 season

Wednesday afternoon brought news that many college basketball fans were elated to hear: the 2020-2021 college basketball season has been given its start date of Wednesday, November 25. Teams can begin their official season practices on October 14, with Division I schools having three options on how to proceed with

Breaking: Papineau Sidelined Due to Knee Surgery

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (September 16, 2020) – West Virginia University senior golfer Etienne Papineau will have season-ending knee surgery, golf coach Sean Covich announced today. A native of Saint-Jean-Sur-Richelieu, Quebec, Canada, Papineau holds the school record for lowest tournament total (203) after rounds of 70-68-65 in the 2019 Old Town Collegiate in Winston-Salem,

Coach Brown’s Corner: Team’s first bye week to be more preparation over rest

Morgantown, W.VA. - Mountaineers football head coach Neal Brown met with members of the media Tuesday ahead of his team's Tuesday practice. The Mountaineers are 1-0 going into this week's bye week, before traveling to Stillwater, Oklahoma to take on the Oklahoma State Cowboys on September 26. Coach Brown was

Tennis announces fall schedule

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (September 15, 2020) – West Virginia University Director of Athletics Shane Lyons unveiled the 2020 fall tennis schedule on Tuesday. West Virginia is scheduled to take part in the 2020 Fall Circuit, presented by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) and Universal Tennis. “It’s exciting to be under way with our fall

WVU to make trio of appearances on ESPN

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (Sept. 15, 2020) – The Big 12 Conference, along with ESPN and FOX Sports, announced the 2020 volleyball season telecast schedule on Tuesday, with the West Virginia University volleyball team playing a trio of Big 12 matches on ESPNU this fall. West Virginia’s home opener against Kansas State on Thursday,

No Spectators for First Two Women’s Soccer Home Games

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (Sept. 15, 2020) – The West Virginia University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, in conjunction with University, local and state officials, has determined that the women’s soccer team’s first two home games will take place without spectators at Dick Dlesk Soccer Stadium. The Mountaineers are slated to host Kansas State on

Around the Big 12: What Happened?

What happened? That seems to be the question Saturday night and Sunday morning. Three Big 12 teams went up against Sun Belt Conference teams and all three Big 12 teams lost. On Saturday, the Sun Belt dominated the Big 12. So much so that the three losses were essentially the

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