It's Christmas Day and day one of the Twelve Days of Mountaineers! On day one, we pay homage to one of the greatest venues in college sports, The Coliseum. The Coliseum turned 50 years old this year, and received a facelift with all new seats throughout! The Coliseum has long-been
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (Dec. 21, 2020) – The West Virginia University women’s basketball team trailed by as many as 16 but used a strong, second-half rally to take down Ohio, 88-79, on Monday afternoon at the WVU Coliseum. Four Mountaineers finished in double figures in the win, led by redshirt senior guard Kyrse
Morgantown, W.VA. - The West Virginia men's basketball team continues to climb basketball reporter/analyst's top chart after two more wins this past week. The Mountaineers had a slight schedule hiccup last week when it was announced that Robert Morris had too many COVID-19 cases and contact tracing quarantines to play
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (Dec. 1, 2020) - The West Virginia University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, in conjunction with University, local and state officials, has determined that December men’s and women’s home basketball games will take place without spectators in the WVU Coliseum. Previously, a capacity limit for basketball games in the Coliseum was
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (November 22, 2020) – The West Virginia University men’s basketball team will face South Dakota State in the opening round of the Bad Boy Mowers Crossover Classic on Wednesday, Nov. 25, at 7 p.m. ET in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The game will be televised by ESPN2. Last season, the
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (Nov. 11, 2020) – West Virginia University women’s basketball coach Mike Carey announced the addition of four Mountaineers for the 2021-22 season, as Messiah Hunter (Hopewell, Va./TPLS Christian Academy), Ja’Naiya “JJ” Quinerly (Norfolk, Va./Taylor High School), Wynter Rogers (Little Rock, Ark./Little Rock Christian Academy) and Emma Shumate (Dresden, Ohio/Newark
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (Nov. 10, 2020) – West Virginia University Director of Athletics Shane Lyons announced the nonconference matchups for the 2020-21 Mountaineer women’s basketball season on Tuesday. The Mountaineers open the season from Nov. 27-28 at the South Point Thanksgiving Shootout at the South Point Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Wednesday afternoon brought news that many college basketball fans were elated to hear: the 2020-2021 college basketball season has been given its start date of Wednesday, November 25. https://twitter.com/marchmadness/status/1306361323035545602 https://twitter.com/JonRothstein/status/1306343180632195072 Teams can begin their official season practices on October 14, with Division I schools having three options on how to proceed with