University boys' basketball thinks tough June schedule should make team better

University's K.J. McClurg shooting on Wednesday.University's Kaden Metheny on Wednesday.

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Black Bears
Black Bears edged 5-4 in season opener
If life had gone a different way for Braxton Ashcraft, the towering right-hander would have likely made his Monongalia County Ballpark debut this season as a freshman pitcher for Baylor.
June 15, 2019 - 3:30 pm
Local Sports
Casey Smith's pitching gem leads Morgantown Post 2 to 5-0 win over Garrett County
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. The Morgantown Post 2 baseball team was victorious in Wednesday evenings matchup against Garrett County Post 71 winning by a score of 5-0.
June 19, 2019 - 11:52 pm
Local Sports
Morgantown Post 2 downs Beckley Post 32 11-1 in first game of doubleheader
ELKINS, W.Va. Morgantown Post 2 (6-1) started their morning on the warpath, downing Beckley Post 32 in a five-inning, 10-run victory in their first game of the day.
June 15, 2019 - 5:12 pm
Local Sports
Morgantown Post 2 upends Piqua Post 184 in five innings
ELKINS, W.Va. Morgantown Post 2 (5-1) dominated Piqua Post 184 (Ohio) for an 11-1 victory on Friday.
June 15, 2019 - 3:35 pm
Clay Battelle
Despite losing pivotal players, Clay-Battelle is in good shape for 2019
Clay-Battelles Nathan Swaniger proved how fast he is on the track during the spring, finishing in second place in both the 100- and 200-meter dashes at the state meet in mid-May.
June 15, 2019 - 3:21 pm
Local Sports
Morgantown native racer ‘living the dream’
MORRIS, Pa. Just livin the dream. Usually, that commentary on how someones day is going has sarcasm dripping from every syllable.
June 15, 2019 - 3:08 pm
Local Sports
Another year means more strength for Preston football
Things are a bit different this summer at Preston High School.
June 13, 2019 - 7:22 pm
Local Sports
Morgantown football goes back to basics to start summer practice
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Each year in June, Morgantown football gets back to the basics of the playbook coach Matt Lacy wouldnt have it any other way.
June 10, 2019 - 8:08 pm
Local Sports
Cam Musgrave rising to the occasion off the bench for Morgantown Post 2
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. In baseball like in life one never knows when an opportunity is going to present itself.
June 10, 2019 - 12:04 am
Local Sports
North routs South 84-60 in girls all-star game
VALLEY, W.Va. The North All-Stars led wire-to-wire and used strong runs at the beginning of each half to cruise to an 84-60 win in the annual North-South All-Star Girls Basketball Classic at East Fairmont High School.
June 10, 2019 - 12:00 am

WVU Sports

Lyons asks fans to 'be realistic' about expectations for WVU football in 2019
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. While discussing the overall state of West Virginia athletics with reporters on Wednesday, athletic director Shane Lyons was quick to temper expectations for the Mountaineers football team in 2019.
June 19, 2019 - 8:23 pm
Study: WVU athletics generates more than $300 million annually for state
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. West Virginia University athletics meansbig money for Monongalia County and the state of West Virginia as a whole.
June 19, 2019 - 3:11 pm
Men's Basketball
Isaiah Cottrell looks forward to his second move to West Virginia
For much of his life, people have had to look up to Isaiah Cottrell.
June 18, 2019 - 5:43 pm
West Virginia earns commitment from European cornerback Faverus
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. It's not unusual for international students to pick West Virginia to continue their education.
June 18, 2019 - 5:23 pm
Bluefield standout Sean Martin commits to North Carolina over WVU
In a battle of the Browns, talented Bluefield High defensive end Sean Martin chose Mack over Neal.
June 17, 2019 - 10:25 pm
Maryland athlete Okoli becomes second WVU commit of the weekend
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. West Virginia's Father's Day weekend recruiting haul includes a commitment from Gaithersburg, Md.
June 16, 2019 - 8:02 pm
Defensive line learning new tactics under Lesley
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.  There will be many familiar faces along West Virginias defensive line this season, though they may be doing some unfamiliar things.
June 16, 2019 - 12:02 am
Men's Basketball
To Erik Martin and West Virginia players, it matters what's on their feet
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Erik Martins gathering of shoes began out of necessity, at first, when he was 15 years old and an up-and-coming high school basketball player in the suburbs of Los Angeles.
June 15, 2019 - 4:46 pm
Men's Basketball
2020 4-star recruit Isiah Cottrell commits to West Virginia
Four-star power forward prospect Isaiah Cottrell helped West Virginia get rolling toward its 2020 recruiting class Thursday.
June 13, 2019 - 9:25 pm
Men's Basketball
Best Virginia earns No. 4 seed in TBT
Best Virginias run for a $2 million payday in the winner-take-all The Basketball Tournament (TBT) will begin in Richmond on July 26.
June 11, 2019 - 1:16 pm