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WVU touchdown fundraiser benefits libraries

Posted: Aug 18 2017 - 9:46 AM

MORGANTOWN — The athletics department and WVU Libraries are teaming again for the Mountaineer Touchdown Challenge, a fundraiser for the libraries. Participants pledge a dollar amount per touchdown WVU scores during the season. The proceeds...

WVU A.D. Lyons talks future football scheduling

Posted: Aug 16 2017 - 10:50 PM

MORGANTOWN — The WVU football team is gearing up to face an old “friend” on Sept. 3, when the Mountaineers take on Virginia Tech for the first time since 2005.The Hokies are considered one of WVU’s biggest rivals during the school’s 126 yea...

WVU LB Preston hopes to make most of last season

Posted: Aug 15 2017 - 10:02 PM

MORGANTOWN — In a swarm of injuries and inexperience, Xavier Preston was overlooked most of this offseason in the WVU linebacking corps.Al-Rasheed Benton is by far the most experienced linebacker on the team and will start in the middle. “W...

Hokies name QB starter

Posted: Aug 14 2017 - 10:50 PM

BLACKSBURG, Va. — Virginia Tech coach Justin Fuente named redshirt freshman Josh Jackson the starting quarterback for the Hokies’ season opener against West Virginia.The coach said he has been pleased with Jackson’s consistency, his demeano...

WVU receiver Simms suspended for Virginia Tech game

Posted: Aug 14 2017 - 9:05 PM

MORGANTOWN — WVU wide receiver Marcus Simms is suspended for the season-opener Sept. 3, against Virginia Tech, head coach Dana Holgorsen announced Aug. 14, following an Aug. 13 DUI arrest.“We have very high expectations for our student-athl...