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WVU’s Tyler Orlosky is the center of the show

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

WVU’s McKivitz steps up for injured Cajuste

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--West Virginia University's redshirt sophomore Yodny Cajuste suffered a knee injury in the Mountaineers' 26-11 victory over Missouri on Saturday afternoon, opening the window for redshirt freshman Colton McKivitz to get ample playing time during his collegiate debut. It was a much anticipated debut for the fiery tackle, who got the

Hard work pays off for WVU’s Matteo

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.-- Redshirt senior Tony Matteo came to West Virginia University with hopes of starting for the Mountaineers. He was undoubtedly one of the hardest workers, but the guard has only found himself in a starting role twice in his career. When senior Adam Pankey got suspended for the Missouri game

WVU’s offensive line poised for success

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--West Virginia University's offensive line has been its weak spot at times but with several returning players the 2016 football season could be the year the line emerges. The Mountaineers lost two offensive linemen after last season. Both Stone Underwood and Marques Lucas graduated and played in their final game in

Dana Holgorsen talks final week of spring practice

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--The West Virginia University spring game is a week away and head coach Dana Holgorsen met with the media on Saturday afternoon to discuss how the spring was shaping up. Holgorsen likes how senior quarterback Skyler Howard is developing. "He looks like a senior," Holgorsen said. “He looks like a starting

WVU’s offensive line is shaping up

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.—West Virginia’s defense seems to be the biggest strength for the football team this upcoming season while the offense has several question marks. One of the biggest questions for the Mountaineers is the strength of the offensive line. Mark Glowinski and Quinton Spain were two key contributors in 2014 and both

Day four of WVU fall camp recap MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--The fourth day of fall camp is in the books at West Virginia University and head coach Dana Holgorsen met with the media Thursday afternoon to brief them on the happenings. The big news of the afternoon was when Holgorsen announced that 4-star wide receiver Jovon Durante had been cleared to practice

WVU Backfield Carrying Load

The West Virginia University football team wrapped up spring practice No. 9 on Saturday at Milan Puskar Stadium and the open practice saw the offense get the better of the defense on this day. One position change of note came with inside wide receiver Daikiel Shorts moving to the outside position

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