Morgantown, W. Va. - In a statement near every fan was expecting, head coach Neal Brown confirmed the worst about Taijh Alston's injury situation. The sophomore defensive end had surgery Tuesday morning for a torn patellar tendon and will miss the remainder of the season. Coach Neal Brown officially addressed
MORGANTOWN, W.Va--Three years ago Taijh Alston chose East Carolina over West Virginia but a twist of fate landed him in the Mountain State now. Alston committed to play for the Pirates but a knee injury sidelined him just days before the season began. After redshirting at ECU, 6-foot-2, 264-pound defensive lineman decided
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--Heading into the season, West Virginia's defensive line is a questionable area due to a new coaching staff, new schemes and new faces. Darius Stills walks down the sideline during fall camp. Photo Credit: Shanna Rose, BGS Despite being an extremely talented group, the d-line must adapt to a new scheme.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--One newcomer making his mark with West Virginia this spring is Taijh Alston. The junior college transfer from Copiah Lincoln Community College has really turned heads and improved with each practice. The redshirt sophomore enrolled at WVU this spring after redshirting as a freshman at East Carolina before transferring to Copiah-Lincoln (Miss.)