MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--Heading into the season, an area of concern for WVU was its secondary but rest assured the defensive backs are progressing. "Our corners have had a few good practices, especially Hakeem Bailey," defensive coordinator Tony Gibson said. "He's a guy that keeps making play after play. He's got some picks.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The West Virginia University offensive line lost four big-time contributors and has a lot of new faces with some big shoes to fill. Last season the Mountaineers' line was ranked fifth best in the country by Pro Football Focus and helped the offense to average 485.5 yards per game
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--West Virginia University's offensive line suffered gigantic losses last season, losing three starters to graduation and a backup, who transferred to Boston College.With the loss of Tyler Orlosky, Tony Matteo, Adam Pankey and Marcell Lazard, WVU has several big shoes to fill but Joe Wickline's squad isn't so depleted after all. "I see
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--Playing football for your father is common as a child but not many athletes get the luxury to do so at the collegiate level but for Kelby Wickline he gets that opportunity. Joe Wickline is the offensive line coach for West Virginia University and on Wednesday his son signed his LOI
With the off-season officially in motion, coaching changes are in full swing. Former interim head coach of the California Bears Jake Spavital will be making a return to Morgantown. According to Bruce Feldman, current offense coordinator Joe Wickline will undergo a coaching shift as Wickline will replace Ron Crook as
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--With Senior Day on the horizon, there is no doubt on the importance of the 21 seniors in the West Virginia University locker room. Tyler Orlosky is undoubtedly one of the Mountaineers' leaders and has been a crucial component to this season's success. The 6-foot-5, 296-pound center is probably the
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.-- West Virginia University head coach Dana Holgorsen addressed the media on Friday afternoon and announced that the Mountaineers defensive line has taken another hit. Redshirt junior Xavier Pegues had offseason shoulder surgery and is sidelined until at least late October. “We have nine bodies, so they have to stay healthy,” Holgorsen