Ten years ago I became obsessed with conference realignment. As a Mountaineer at heart how couldn't I? It was essentially what jump started Blue Gold Sports. But 10 years is a long time and Eerlaw6 from the old Scout board has long been retired. Well that was until the
COLLEGE PARK, Md.-- Nick Snyder's solid start helps West Virginia down Maryland 8-1 on Tuesday afternoon. Snyder pitched five innings, surrendering one run on three hits. He struck out six and walked two. The Mountaineers (20-12) have won four in a row and five of its last six against the Terrapins (16-16). WVU scored eight
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--The second-seeded West Virginia University baseball team saw its season come to an end in a 12-8 loss to No. 1 Wake Forest on Sunday evening at David F. Couch Ballpark. The Mountaineers finished the year with a 36-26 record after advancing to their 12th NCAA Tournament in program history and
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.--Gavin Sheets' RBI single in the bottom of the ninth powered No.1 Wake Forest to a 4-3 walk-off victory over second-seeded West Virginia University at David F. Couch Ballpark on Saturday night at the Winston-Salem Regional. With one out, Sheets drove a single to deep right center field, scoring Jonathan Pryor from second. “Somebody had
BUFFALO--Jevon Carter poured in 24 points as fourth-seeded West Virginia University ousts fifth-seeded Notre Dame 83-71 to advance to the Sweet 16 on Saturday afternoon at KeyBank Center. Daxter Miles Jr. scored 18 points. Tarik Phillip added 12 points. Esa Ahmad and Elijah Macon both had 11. Bonzie Colson tallied 28 points and eight
ORLANDO, Florida--West Virginia University's offense will face a tough test on Wednesday night when the Mountaineers face former Big East foe Miami in the Russell Athletic Bowl at Camping World Stadium. WVU’s offense averages 506.9 yards per game and it's rushing offense ranks 18th in the country, averaging 239.5 rushing yards.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--West Virginia University and the University of Pittsburgh have agreed to a four-game series in men’s basketball, Director of Athletics Shane Lyons announced today. The series will begin in Pittsburgh during the 2017-18 season before returning to Morgantown during the 2018-19 season. Pitt will be the home team in 2019-20,
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--West Virginia University starting pitcher Braden Zarbnisky tossed four scoreless innings and the Mountaineers survived a late rally by Virginia Tech to defeat the Hokies 5-4 on Tuesday at Monongalia County Ballpark. “We actually played pretty well early in the game,” WVU head coach Randy Mazey said. “We got the leadoff