MORGANTOWN, W.Va--The West Virginia Mountaineers concluded their spring practices with this past Saturday's Gold-Blue scrimmage and even though the Blue won 44-21--based on the unconventional scoring system-- there was a lot to like for Mountaineer fans who attended or watched the game. Here are five observations that I took away from the
It was said to be the biggest game at Mountaineer Field in over 20 years when the 14th ranked West Virginia Mountaineers hosted the ninth rated Oklahoma Sooners in a primetime contest on Saturday night. However, the players must have missed the memo. A true tale of two halves, the Sooners left Morgantown
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--Big 12 football is known for its high-power offenses and the 2016 season should be no different with some of the country’s top quarterbacks reigning in one league. Last season Baylor’s Seth Russell, Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma State’s Mason Rudolph and Texas Tech’s Patrick Mahomes lit up the scoreboard on a
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.-- Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield is opening eyes with his spectacular performance in the Sooners' first three games, and West Virginia's secondary will face its toughest challenge on the young season. Mayfield has thrown for 10 touchdowns, averaging 9.65 yards per attempt while completing 67.3 percent of his passes. In the last
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.-- The West Virginia University football team kicks off Big 12 action on Saturday against the Oklahoma Sooners. The game will be the Mountaineers first road test of the season. Holgorsen isn't concerned about opening the conference on the road. "We know what we are getting into, just like anything else,"