MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (September 13, 2019) – The West Virginia University men’s basketball team will host a charity exhibition game against Duquesne inside the WVU Coliseum on Friday, Nov. 1 at 7 p.m. Proceeds will benefit the Dayton Oregon District Tragedy Fund. This will be the third year in a row that WVU
Jalen Bridges announced on September 2, 2019 that he committed to West Virginia University’s basketball program. Bridges scheduled to take five official visits this upcoming month to Alabama, Xavier, Miami, and Indiana, but cut his recruitment process short after he visited WVU this past weekend. Bridges played high school basketball at Fairmont
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (August 21, 2019) – West Virginia University men’s basketball coach Bob Huggins has announced that Arkansas transfer Gabe Osabuohien (Oh-sah-BOY-en) has joined the Mountaineer men’s basketball team. A 6-foot-7, 230-pound forward, Osabuohien attended Arkansas the last two seasons, where he played in 54 games. He will have two years of
The West Virginia Mountaineers 2018-19 Record: 15-21 (4-14) 2018-19 Big 12 Conference Finish: 10th The West Virginia Mountaineers ended the 2018-19 basketball season as one of college basketball's biggest disappointments. The Mountaineers ranked No. 13 in the nation at the beginning of the 2018-19 season. In addition to their high preseason
As the West Virginia Mountaineers pulled out three easy wins in Spain this past week, freshman guard Miles "Deuce" McBride was undoubtedly a player who stood out among the pack. At the end of the team's three-game stint, the freshman guard averaged 10.3-points, just under 5-rebounds, and 3.3-steals per game.
In their final game of the foreign tour in Spain, the West Virginia Mountaineers faced the Barcelona All-Stars. The All-Stars challenged the Mountaineers through the first three-quarters; however, WVU picked up the pace during the second half, ultimately beating the All-Stars 98-67. Derek Culver led the Mountaineers with 26-points and
In their second game in Spain, the West Virginia Mountaineers showed slight similarities from the basketball team's era of "Press Virginia." The team smothered their opponent, dominated inside, and got to the foul line 28 times. They shared the ball well, which showed their much-improved team chemistry. They didn't turn