Friday, August 07, 2020
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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.

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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
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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
Friday, July 31, 2020
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PANDEMIC

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.

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“She empowered me and she inspired me.” — West Virginia University Senior Associate Athletic Director Terri Howes on the late Kittie Blakemore

Thursday, July 30, 2020
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STADIUM MEMORIES

(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…

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PANDEMIC SCHEDULING

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
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MOUNTAINEERS BALL CARRIERS

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
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WVU MEMORIES

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
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MORGANTOWN — It is proving to be a never ending struggle, making us one nation, under God, indivisible.

Thursday, July 23, 2020
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FOOTBALL PROGRAM CONTROVERSY

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
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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.

Monday, July 20, 2020
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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
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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

MORGANTOWN — Just when you think Bob Huggins has nothing new to offer, he dropped a surprise on me during a conversation.

Sunday, July 12, 2020
Friday, July 10, 2020
Thursday, July 09, 2020
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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 …

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