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WVU will play on ESPN’s Big Monday in 2016

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.-- The Big 12 Conference has announced its schedule on ESPN's Big Monday for the 2016 men's basketball conference season on Wednesday afternoon. More than 100 games will be shown on the ESPN networks. The West Virginia Mountaineers will play on Big Monday on Feb. 22 when the Iowa State Cyclones

WVU wins game one in the Bahamas by a landslide

NASSAU, Bahamas--West Virginia’s men’s basketball team beat IBA Elite, 111-39, on Monday night at Sir Kendal Isaacs Gym in their first game in the Bahamas.  The game tipped off at 8 p.m. and was played under FIBA rules, four 10-minute quarters and a 24-second shot clock. Jevon Carter, Daxter Miles Jr.,

Player Spotlight: Lamont West MORGANTOWN, W.Va.—Basketball runs in Lamont West’s veins but that doesn’t mean the road to playing collegiate basketball was an easy one. West’s mother, Tonya Kirk, was a four-year starter for Purdue from 1993-96. She even helped the Boilermakers make it to the Final Four her sophomore year. West didn’t start playing the

WVU basketball lands in ESPN’s ‘No-Longer-Way-Too-Early Top 25’

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.-- The West Virginia University men's basketball lands at No.20 in ESPN's ESPN's No-Longer-Way-Too-Early Top 25. The Mountaineers are one of five of the Big 12 basketball teams that have landed in the top 25, three of which are in the top 10. Maryland and North Carolina lead the way at the

Nathan Adrian on the mend

MORGANTOWN, W.Va--Nathan Adrian had a tough sophomore season for the West Virginia Mountaineers. After a breakout freshman campaign, Mountaineers' fans expected more from the Morgantown native. Adrian averaged 2.8 points a game last season. He shot just 30.7 percent and only 17.7 percent from beyond-the-arc. It seemed like a funk that Adrian

West Virginia basketball is shooting for the stars

MORGANTOWN, W.Va--Last season the West Virginia University basketball team surprised many with their 25-win season and Sweet 16 run. With the basketball season approaching, the Mountaineers are ready to pick up right where they left off. At Tuesday’s practice, several players wore shirts that read “Houston 4-4-16.” That is the date and

West Virginia and Richmond set to meet in Vegas Invitational

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.—The Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational announced the pairings for this year’s tournament, which is held November 26-27, at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. The West Virginia Mountaineers will take on Richmond in the opening round. On Nov. 26 at 5 p.m. (ET). The game will be televised on

Press Release: Transfer Waiver Request for Goard Approved

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (July 24, 2015) – The NCAA has approved a transfer waiver request for TyQuane Goard, who has been added to the WVU men’s basketball roster, coach Bob Huggins announced today. Goard, a 6-foot-7, 210-pound senior forward, will be eligible to compete for the Mountaineers this season. A Charleston native,

Who will take over at the point guard position for the Mountaineers?

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.—The West Virginia University basketball team is preparing for their summer tournament in the Bahamas in a few weeks, but two significant parts of last season’s team are gone. Guards Juwan Staten and Gary Browne graduated and the Mountaineers will have to find a way to replace them. Not an

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