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Isaiah Cottrell signs with WVU

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (November 15, 2019) – West Virginia University men’s basketball coach Bob Huggins has announced that Isaiah Cottrell has signed a national letter of intent for the 2020-21 academic year. Cottrell is a 6-foot-10, 210-pound forward from Las Vegas, Nevada. He currently attends Huntington Prep in Huntington, West Virginia, playing for

McNeil embracing life as a Mountaineer

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.–Sean McNeil made his West Virginia debut in Friday’s charity exhibition against Duquesne, where he scored 12 points and grabbed four rebounds. During the second half, McNeil seemed to settle in with the Mountaineers and found his stride. “It took a little bit to get comfortable for things to start to

Basketball Hall of Fame Names Twenty Centers to Watch List for 2020 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award

Springfield, Mass. (Oct. 18, 2019) — The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today the 20 watch list members for the 2020 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year Award. Named after Class of 1995 Hall of Famer and three-time NCAA Champion Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the annual honor in its sixth year recognizes the top

Big 12 Men’s Basketball Preseason Poll Announced

Irving, Texas - For the ninth straight season and 19th time overall, Kansas tops the men’s basketball Big 12 Preseason Poll. The Jayhawks received eight of 10 first-place votes.  KU has captured 18 outright or shared Big 12 regular season championships in the previous 23 campaigns.  The program’s 14 consecutive (2005-18) and

Gold tops Blue in Gold-Blue Debut

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--West Virginia's basketball season kicked off on Friday night in the annual Gold-Blue Debut, where the Gold Team topped the Blue Team 67-54. JUCO transfer Taz Sherman led all scorers with 18 points on 7-of-15 shooting. Jermaine Haley tallied 15 points and Logan Routt had 12 points and six rebounds

Breaking down the newcomers to the 2019 West Virginia University basketball roster

This year is an extremely important one for the West Virginia Mountaineers. Coming off one of their worst seasons in school history, finishing with a 15-21 record and winning just four of their 18 Big 12 games, the team underperformed greatly last year. Things just never seemed right for from

Big 12 2019-20 Season Preview: Iowa State Cyclones

Iowa State Cyclones 2018-19 Record: 23-12 (9-9) 2018-19 Big 12 Finish: 5th Iowa State lost several clutch players to graduation and the NBA draft but don’t be fooled the Cyclones have a lot of talent and could be hard to handle.  Players to Watch: Solomon Young: Young has been plagued with injuries the last two seasons. Last season

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