KANSAS CITY--With the threat of the COVID-19 virus and a near empty Sprint Center, No.6-seeded West Virginia looks to avoid a third loss this season to No. 3-seeded Oklahoma on Thursday night.
When the Sooners (19-12) and Mountaineers (21-10) met on Feb. 8 in Norman, the loss started WVU's
Kansas City, MO. - The novel coronavirus, COVID-19, was announced by the World Health Organization (WHO) early Wednesday to be now considered a global pandemic. Over the last several weeks, sporting events across the world have seen a change with soccer games in Italy being played in empty stadiums
Phoenix, AZ. - Point guard Jevon Carter will go down as one of West Virginia's fan favorites for years to come. Carter has spent the last several years showcasing his hard work and treadmill mentality throughout the NBA and now the time has come for that hard work to pay
Kansas City, MO. - The Mountaineers had an open shoot around Wednesday morning on the eve of their first matchup in the 2020 Big 12 Tournament. The Mountaineers take on the Oklahoma Sooners Thursday night with an 8:00 CDT tip-off.
Morgantown, W. Va. - The West Virginia University Athletic Department released the following press release Tuesday afternoon:
USBWA NAMES 2019-20 MEN'S ALL-DISTRICT TEAMSStandout players and coaches chosen from nine regions INDIANAPOLIS (USBWA) – The U.S. Basketball Writers Association has released its 2019-20 Men's All-District Teams, based on voting from its national membership
Austin Reaves (Oklahoma) and Oscar Tshiebwe (West Virginia) earned the season's final Big 12 men's basketball weekly awards. Reaves picked up his first Big 12 Player of the Week while Tshiebwe collected his fourth Newcomer of the Week.Reaves led the Big 12 in scoring last week with 27.0 points to
Morgantown, W.Va. - It's the Monday of Big 12 tournament week and the Mountaineers are undefeated in March. Following a home upset of the Baylor Bears and now will be a sixth seen in the Big 12 tournament in Kansas City, Missouri.
Just a week after the Mountaineers fell out
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--Senior Day is always one of the most bittersweet days for everyone and this year was no different for three West Virginia basketball players.
" It’s rough," head coach Bob Huggins said. "It’s hard to keep your emotions in check."
Jermaine Haley, Chase Harler and Logan Routt all stepped on the
West Virginia's Oscar Tshiebwe' was named to the All-Big 12 Second Team, the Big 12 All-Freshman Team (unanimous selection) and Big 12 All-Newcomer Team, while Miles McBride was named to the Big 12 All-Freshman Team. Derek Culver earned All-Big 12 Honorable Mention honors.
Udoka Azubuike was selected as Kansas’ ninth Player of the