MORGANTOWN — We’re getting close to the fourth quarter in this battle between college football and COVID-19 and right now the virus is not only winning, but it is driving toward what would be a clinching touchdown.
Friday, August 07, 2020
MORGANTOWN — On Wednesday, the Big 12 announced its plans to play football this season, revealing it would play a 9+1 schedule of conference, non-conference games.
MORGANTOWN — In 1988, as West Virginia University went through an undefeated football season and played Notre Dame for the National Championship in the Fiesta Bowl, Shane Lyons was finishing up his degree in sports management thinking he was prepared for anything.
Thursday, August 06, 2020
Wednesday, August 05, 2020
MORGANTOWN — The Kerry Martin Jr. saga at West Virginia University has taken another unexpected turn as the sophomore safety, who was the driving force behind defensive coordinator Vic Koenning’s departure from coach Neal Brown’s staff, announced on Twitter Wednesday morning that he is optin…
Sunday, August 02, 2020
MORGANTOWN — We’ve heard from the NCAA. We’ve heard from the conferences. We’ve heard from the schools. We’ve heard from the coaches.
Friday, July 31, 2020
MORGANTOWN — We may or may not have a world with college football but right now it appears we are going to have a world without the Big 12’s Virtual Media Day, which was cancelled by the league Thursday for the second time and not rescheduled.
Thursday, July 30, 2020
MORGANTOWN — In 1969, Gloria Steinem published an article “After Black Power, Women’s Liberation” and a movement was born, one which continues moving forward today.
(EDITOR’S NOTE: This football season will mark the 40th anniversary of the opening of Mountaineer Field. We thought it would fitting to go back and talk to former players, coaches, executives and fans and get their favorite personal memory of time spent at what is now Milan Puskar Stadium. W…
MORGANTOWN — It’s turning out the only thing tougher than playing the 2020 football season through this COVID-19 pandemic is scheduling it for West Virginia University.
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
MORGANTOWN — Without any football games to look at in the heart of the COVID-19 pandemic and with the prospect of college football starting up in the fall still shaky at best, it has become necessary to create our own football competitions.
Sunday, July 26, 2020
EDITOR’S NOTE: This football season will mark the 40th anniversary of the opening of Mountaineer Field. We thought it would fitting to go back and talk to former players, coaches, executives and fans and get their favorite personal memory of time spent at what is now Milan Puskar Stadium. We…
Friday, July 24, 2020
Thursday, July 23, 2020
MORGANTOWN — West Virginia University and football defensive coordinator Vic Koenning have mutually agreed to separate less than a month after safety Kerry Martin accused the veteran coach via Twitter of inappropriate and insensitive dealings with himself and at least one other player.
Wednesday, July 22, 2020
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia has parted ways with defensive coordinator Vic Koenning a month after a player alleged the assistant coach made a series of insensitive remarks, including against Hispanics.
MORGANTOWN — The preseason honors continue to be heaped upon Fairmont’s Stills Brothers — Darius and Dante — of West Virginia University.
Monday, July 20, 2020
MORGANTOWN — The knee-jerk reaction out of West Virginia University's latest report on its athletic COVID-19 testing results was to gasp and wonder if football — or any fall sports — would be played this year.
Friday, July 17, 2020
MORGANTOWN — West Virginia University finally finished off its 2020 men’s basketball recruiting class with the signing on Thursday of 6-foot, 10-inch, 225-pound forward Seny Ndiaye [pronounced Cin-E-N-jai] of Dakar, Senegal.
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Sunday, July 12, 2020
Friday, July 10, 2020
MORGANTOWN — West Virginia’s women’s basketball team’s voluntary team workouts have been postponed for 14 days due to the most recent COVID-19 test results.
Thursday, July 09, 2020
MORGANTOWN — Look not at the Ivy League’s decision to do away with fall sports — including football — as having any kind of serious impact on major college football, but make no mistake they are looking at it among the Power 5 conferences and understand that the uncertainty built around the …
Rosie "Rose" Teressa Celi Oliveto, 96, of Fairmont, died Friday night (Aug. 08, 2020) at her residence of the last five years, Fazio's Elder Care. She passed peacefully, listening to her family retell stories about truck rides, smelts, Furbies, and boiled hotdogs. Her passing was due to hear…
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