Sports

Column: Big 12 needs rule against coaches blocking in-league transfers

Almost a week later, Lincoln Rileys explanation rings hollow.

Baseball

Baseball
Randy Mazey may not be Big 12's lowest-paid baseball coach much longer
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. On the heels of West Virginia hosting an baseball regional for the first time in six decades, Big 12 coach of the year Randy Mazey may not be the leagues lowest-paid coach much longer.
June 11, 2019 - 8:21 pm
Baseball
Randy Mazey named East Regional Coach of the Year
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. After guiding the West Virginia baseball team to one of its best seasons in program history, Randy Mazey was named the East Regional Coach of the Year by the American Baseball Coaches Association on Tuesday.
June 26, 2019 - 12:04 am
Baseball
West Virginia pitcher Kade Strowd signs deal with Orioles
Pitcher Kade Strowd, one of five West Virginia juniors taken in the 2019 Draft, will sign with the Baltimore Orioles and forego his final college season.
June 6, 2019 - 6:19 pm
Baseball
West Virginia sets record with 8 players selected in MLB Draft
Now that he owns Jedd Gyorkos program record for career doubles, Darius Hill can aim for a higher goal becoming one of Gyorkos on-field rivals.
June 5, 2019 - 9:10 pm
Baseball
White Sox draft West Virginia catcher
Catcher Ivan Gonzalez is the second West Virginia baseball player to be taken in the 2019 Draft, going to the Chicago White Sox in the eighth round.
June 4, 2019 - 8:27 pm
Baseball
West Virginia's Alek Manoah drafted 11th overall by Blue Jays
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. West Virginia right-handed pitcher Alek Manoah made yet another bit of Mountaineers baseball history on Monday, tying for the highest overall draft pick in program history.
June 3, 2019 - 8:53 pm
Baseball
Despite heartbreaking loss, West Virginia seniors leave mark on baseball program
GRANVILLE, W.Va. If you saw the looks on their faces, it would be impossible to imagine the sting going away any time soon, if ever.
June 3, 2019 - 12:22 am
Sports
Column: Add one more chapter to West Virginia athletics' story of heartache
Gut punch. All-timer.You could discuss where West Virginias 11-10 loss on Sunday against Texas A&ranks among the athletics long history of setting their fans up with hope only to pull the rug out faster than Bryce Blaums walk-off grand slam left Monongalia County Ballpark.
June 2, 2019 - 9:37 pm
Sports
Texas A&M hits walk-off grand slam to eliminate West Virginia from NCAA tournament
As Bryce Blaums fly ball went up and up, West Virginias players fell down to the ground in despair.
June 2, 2019 - 8:33 pm
Sports
Regional notebook: Randy Mazey, West Virginia fan ejected vs. Duke
All the good vibes from West Virginias first postseason home game in 64 years evaporated in the third inning of the second game as both Randy Mazey and a Mountaineer fan were ejected following replay reviews.
June 2, 2019 - 12:46 am

Football

Sports
WVU football notes: Magazine cover caught Colton McKivitz off guard
ARLINGTON, Texas Big men dont sell, or so the old adagegoes.
July 20, 2019 - 6:09 pm
Sports
WVU football notes: Brown talks Europe, scholarship numbers
ARLINGTON, Texas At the current rate, West Virginia might become the first college football program with players from the state of Georgia and the Republic of Georgia.
July 18, 2019 - 7:25 pm
Football
WVU's Ladies Huddle set for July 21, will provide more of a 'family vibe'
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. For the first time in the events seven-year history, Ladies Huddle will be split into two sessions due to popular demand.
July 18, 2019 - 1:24 pm
Sports
New dad T.J. Simmons also in new role for West Virginia offense
ARLINGTON, Texas Yet again, the face of West Virginiasoffense is a literal father figure.
July 17, 2019 - 9:22 pm
Football
Rich Rodriguez discusses 2007 Pitt loss, WVU exit in interview
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Rich Rodriguez has been treated as a pariah in his home state since he left West Virginia to become Michigans head coach in December 2007.
July 17, 2019 - 7:51 pm
Sports
Big 12: Teams can flash 'Horns Down' if eyes of Texas aren't upon them
ARLINGTON, Texas Big 12 director of officiating Greg Burks clarified the leagues stance on Texas opponents flashing the "Horns Down" sign Tuesday morning.
July 16, 2019 - 7:51 pm
Sports
West Virginia seniors still embracing roles in likely rebuilding season
ARLINGTON, Texas West Virginia enters the 2019 seasonfacing an entirely different set of expectations than it did a year ago.
July 16, 2019 - 7:01 pm
Sports
Neal Brown preaches patience in Big 12 media day debut
ARLINGTON, Texas Neal Browns message at Big 12 media daysechoed what he has been saying all spring the 2019 Mountaineers are very mucha work in progress, and your patience would be appreciated.
July 16, 2019 - 1:06 pm
Sports
Big 12 notebook: Miles addresses Pooka Williams reinstatement
ARLINGTON, Texas No one can say Kansas coach Les Miles didnt know what he was walking in to.
July 15, 2019 - 11:00 pm
Sports
Lincoln Riley reiterates opposition to Austin Kendall's immediate eligibility
ARLINGTON, Texas If Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley couldre-live his standoff with quarterback Austin Kendall in January, it turns outhe would do things exactly the same way.
July 15, 2019 - 6:35 pm

Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball
Column: Big 12 not ready to face Derek Culver and Oscar Tshiebwe at same time
With plans to play big men Derek Culver and Oscar Tshiebwe together next season, Bob Huggins is about to embark on a grand experiment in the Big 12.
July 12, 2019 - 2:53 pm
Men's Basketball
Jordan McCabe progressing well after knee surgery
Bob Huggins is having trouble again with a player with an injured knee.
July 11, 2019 - 3:09 pm
Men's Basketball
Huggins puts Logan Routt back on full scholarship
The latest scholarship addition to West Virginias basketball roster has been there all along.
July 10, 2019 - 2:11 pm
Men's Basketball
West Virginia prepares for trip looking to erase a lot of wrongs
The Coliseum floor is nothing but a vision of sanded wood at the moment.
July 7, 2019 - 7:14 pm
Men's Basketball
TBT a return to NCAA tournament format for Best Virginia
Da'Sean Butler at the Alumni game at the Joe Retton Arena on 6.
July 6, 2019 - 9:40 pm
Men's Basketball
Konate, Carter, Phillip are West Virginia connections in NBA Summer League
West Virginia fans wanting to see Sagaba Konates debut live will need either an alarm clock or a full days worth of coffee.
July 5, 2019 - 6:25 pm
Men's Basketball
Memphis trades Jevon Carter to the Phoenix Suns
The next shot Jevon Carter takes will be as a member of the Phoenix Suns.
July 3, 2019 - 7:43 pm
Men's Basketball
Toronto signs Sagaba Konate as undrafted free agent
After an evening of disappointment, former West Virginia forward Sagaba Konate is now a member of the world champion Toronto Raptors.
June 21, 2019 - 3:40 pm
Men's Basketball
Sagaba Konate not taken in NBA Draft
Sagaba Konates draft dreams were dashed Thursday, when the former West Virginia forward went undrafted.
June 21, 2019 - 12:37 am
Men's Basketball
Former West Virginia guard Teddy Allen dismissed from Wichita State
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. For the second time in three years, former West Virginia mens basketball forward Teddy Allen is leaving a school.
June 19, 2019 - 12:10 am

Other WVU Sports

Sports
WVU's final-round surge falls short at NCAA golf regional
SIMPSONVILLE, Ky. Mounting a final-day charge at its golf regional, West Virginia nearly claimed one of the five national qualifier spots, but ultimately fell two strokes shy.
May 15, 2019 - 4:43 pm
Sports
WVU golf team struggles in second round of NCAA regional
LOUISVILLE. Ky. West Virginias odds of advancing through its golf regional took a hit Tuesday, with a 9-over 293 composite round that dropped the Mountaineers into eighth place.
May 14, 2019 - 7:39 pm
Sports
Steady Day 1 finds West Virginia 5th at NCAA regional
Watching his teams opening round at the golf regional, West Virginia coach Sean Covich saw calming indicators and a favorable leaderboard.
May 13, 2019 - 5:52 pm
Sports
NCAA bid puts West Virginia's golf relaunch ahead of schedule
COMMENTARYMORGANTOWN, W.Va. West Virginias golf program, already 72 years removed from its last tournament appearance, didnt have to wait much longer Wednesday night.
May 1, 2019 - 11:34 pm
Sports
Oklahoma State wins Big 12 golf championship
Oklahoma State completed a dominant three days at The Greenbrier, winning the Big 12 golf championship by 11 strokes.
April 29, 2019 - 12:13 am
Sports
West Virginia track and field team wins 6 events at Mountaineer Showcase
The West Virginia track and field team closed the State Farm Friends of Track and Field Mountaineer Showcase with six wins at the Track and Field Complex at Mylan Park on Saturday.
April 27, 2019 - 11:21 pm
Sports
West Virginia gymnastics team heading to Ann Arbor regional
West Virginias gymnasts, making their 40th postseason bid, will compete at the Ann Arbor Regional on April 5-6 at the University of Michigan.
March 25, 2019 - 8:43 pm
Sports
TCU wins rifle national championship, West Virginia finishes second
The Mountaineers were in the hunt for their 20th national championship when the sun rose Saturday.
March 9, 2019 - 8:16 pm
Sports
West Virginia's first rifle national champion returns for NCAAs
The pops of shots echoed throughout the concrete insides of the Coliseum on Friday as 14 schools descended on Morgantown for the Rifle Championships the first time West Virginia hosted an championship event.
March 8, 2019 - 7:12 pm
Sports
NCAA rifle championships a homecoming for University High's Flowers
Though many eyes will be on top-ranked West Virginias shooters when the rifle championships open Friday, other competitors have deep ties to the Mountaineers program.
March 7, 2019 - 7:16 pm

Women's Basketball

Sports
D stands for Davenport and defense these days at West Virginia
smile breaks out across Naomi Davenports face when she thinks of the time she told Mike Carey the truth about herself.
March 26, 2019 - 7:07 pm
Sports
Craig Carey joins father, Mike, as WVU women's basketball assistant coach
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. decade after graduating from Morgantown High School, Craig Carey has reached an important benchmark in his young coaching career.
July 21, 2019 - 12:24 am
Sports
West Virginia women crumble to Northwestern to end season; Tynice Martin announces return
Just as West Virginias season came to an end Wednesday with a disappointing 56-54 loss to Northwestern in the third round of the WNIT, Tynice Martin gave the Mountaineers the biggest boost for next season.
March 27, 2019 - 10:55 pm
Cops and Courts
WVU women's basketball player sues over suspension
Monongalia County Judge denied a request by suspended West Virginia womens basketball player Theresa Ekhelar who is seeking reinstatement to play in the WNIT.
March 25, 2019 - 12:00 pm
Sports
Davenport, Martin, Niblack send West Virginia past Villanova
Years from now, the record books will show West Virginia advanced to the third round of the with a 64-57 victory against Villanova.
March 24, 2019 - 6:50 pm
Sports
West Virginia gets ready to face Villanova in second round of WNIT
The challenge came from Mike Carey at halftime, as he watched West Virginia go through the motions for 20 minutes against Rider.
March 24, 2019 - 12:43 am
Sports
Shorthanded West Virginia faces Villanova in WNIT second round
The challenge came from Mike Carey at halftime, as he watched West Virginia go through the motions for 20 minutes against Rider.
March 23, 2019 - 2:15 pm
Sports
Kari Niblack's return from foul trouble sparks West Virginia in WNIT opener
By the time Kari Niblacks debut in the was two minutes old Thursday, she already had two fouls and maybe one of West Virginias worst fears was being realized.
March 21, 2019 - 10:11 pm
Sports
Upset by NCAA snub, West Virginia women's basketball team moves on to WNIT
Tynice Martin wasnt about to hide her emotions, not after the West Virginia guard felt the Mountaineers belonged in the tournament, but instead settled for a second consecutive trip to the WNIT.
March 20, 2019 - 7:41 pm
Sports
West Virginia left out of NCAA tourney, heading to WNIT
After waiting more than a week to learn its tournament fate, the West Virginia womens basketball team received the bad news two hours ahead of schedule.
March 19, 2019 - 12:21 am