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Staten scores 21 to lead West Virginia to upset of No. 17 Connecticut

By The Associated Press
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — If West Virginia can be disruptive on the defensive end of the court this season, Bob Huggins thinks it will ...

West Virginia outlasts Boston College, 70-66
By The Associated Press
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — West Virginia coach Bob Huggins arrived in Puerto Rico this week expecting to see his team face tough situations. If …
West Virginia’s bid for upset against No. 12 Kansas State falls short
By Bob Cohn
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. –- Unimpressed with their West Virginia Mountaineers and shivering in the chill, much of the season-low crowd of 47,683 on Senior ...
WVU notebook: Back-up plan nearly works for Mountaineers
By Bob Cohn
You generally have to win to write a storybook ending, and Skyler Howard barely ran out of ink. West Virginia’s backup quarterback did, however, inject ...
WVU notebook: KSU’s Snyder has success with walk-ons
By Bob Cohn
MORGANTOWN, W.Va — Perhaps no college football coach is identified with turning walk-ons into scholarship players like Kansas State’s Bill Snyder. Three of the Wildcats’ five regular captains who started Thursday against West Virginia are former walk-ons: Center B.J. Finney, a three-time All-Big 12 selection, linebacker Jonathan Truman and defensive end ...
Williams scores 16 as West Virginia whips George Mason
By The Associated Press
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — At a glance, there wasn’t much that West Virginia didn’t seem to do well in its opening game of the ...
Snyder enjoying 2nd go-around at Kansas State
By Bob Cohn
The bouquets and accolades tossed at Kansas State coach Bill Snyder through the years could fill a large building. Like, say, Bill Snyder Family Stadium. ...
WVU to open 2015 football season with 3 straight home games
By Bob Cohn
West Virginia opens its 2015 football season with three straight games at Milan Puskar Stadium, part of a schedule released Wednesday that features seven home games. The Mountaineers open against Georgia Southern on Sept. 5 and play Liberty the next week before getting an early bye. WVU will resume against Maryland ...
Dreamius Smith picking up the slack for West Virginia rushing attack
By Bob Cohn
West Virginia running backs Rushel Shell and Dreamius Smith have been headed in opposite directions the past month. Shell, the former Hopewell star ...
West Virginia’s seniors key piece of school’s move to Big 12
By Bob Cohn
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia’s seniors will play their final home game Thursday night against No. 12 Kansas State. Most of them are saying goodbye ...
Holton’s 18 points help West Virginia whip Lafayette
By The Associated Press
MORGANTOWN, W.V. — Two players who were unavailable a year ago helped lead West Virginia to its second straight victory in 72 hours Sunday as ...
West Virginia men rally past upset-minded Monmouth in season opener
By The Associated Press
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Juwan Staten scored 20 points, and Devin Williams added 15 as West Virginia knocked off upset-minded Monmouth on Friday night 64-54 in ...
WVU notebook: Loss at Texas still stings Holgorsen
By Bob Cohn
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — With West Virginia’s next game Nov. 20 at home against Kansas State following a bye, coach Dana Holgorsen took a not-so-fond look back at Saturday’s 33-16 loss to Texas in Austin that ended the Mountaineers’ Big 12 title hopes. The game pretty much was decided by halftime when ...
Penn State, WVU women lead local contingent in NCAA postseason soccer tournaments
By Staff Report
A potential third-round meeting between the Penn State and West Virginia women’s soccer teams highlighted the NCAA Tournament bracket released Monday. The Nittany Lions (17-3), an at-large selection, received a No. 2 seed and open at home against Buffalo (16-2-3) at 7:30 p.m. Friday. The Big 12 champion Mountaineers (16-2-3), …
West Virginia coasts past Shepherd in basketball exhibition
By The Associated Press
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The West Virginia men’s basketball team forced 27 turnovers and made 20 steals Sunday to beat Shepherd, 109-60, in an exhibition game. Six different players scored double figures for West Virginia, including 11 each from Devin Williams and Elijah Macon. Preseason Big 12 Player of the Year Juwan ...
No. 24 West Virginia upset by Texas, loses second straight
By The Associated Press
AUSTIN, Texas — Charlie Strong went to the Texas locker room after the biggest win of his first season as Longhorns coach when he was ...