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West Virginia football preview: Hopes hinge on QB Howard

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The secret is out: West Virginia plans to throw more. That means more pressure on senior quarterback Skyler Howard, who faced quite ...

WVU RB Shell aims to finish strong by going back to power running style

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — At Hopewell, Rushel Shell was a force of nature, a battering ram that smashed through opposing defenses en route to becoming Pennsylvania's ...

Holgorsen almost finished tinkering with starting lineup for opener

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — With the season opener 10 days away, things are starting to get a little clearer for coach Dana Holgorsen and the West ...

Freeport's Thimons fights for reserve linebacker spot at WVU

Freeport product Logan Thimons only has been on campus at West Virginia for a few months, but the freshman linebacker hasn't wasted any time getting ...

WVU women's soccer coach records 300th victory

Coach Nikki Izzo-Brown earned her 300th career victory as the No. 5 West Virginia women's soccer team capped the Penn State Invitational with a 2-0 ...

Tight end still luxury in West Virginia's offense

In his five-plus years at West Virginia, Dana Holgorsen has almost always lacked one thing: a true, playmaking tight end. And yet, the Mountaineers coach doesn't ...

WVU's Molina looks forward to his chance to kick

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Mike Molina thinks about it all the time — time expiring, his team down by one, the game riding on his right ...

West Virginia loses freshman linebacker for season

Freshman linebacker Brendan Ferns will miss the upcoming season after injuring his left ACL during practice Monday, the university announced Tuesday. The 6-foot-3, 220-pound Ferns was ...

West Virginia QB Howard thrives being underdog

West Virginia's Skyler Howard is counting on a record 2015 bowl performance to help put to rest all that talk that he wasn't talented enough ...

Speedy wideout Durante shifts into new role for West Virginia

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia sophomore wide receiver Jovon Durante is 6 feet tall and runs like a deer. But after a star-crossed freshman season, ...

Turnover-plagued West Virginia offense wilts in scrimmage

Three weeks before West Virginia's season opener against Missouri, the Mountaineers battled heat at Milan Puskar Stadium during their first major intrasquad scrimmage of fall ...

West Virginia defense takes hit with free safety Askew-Henry's injury

West Virginia's defense suffered a stunning, unexpected blow Friday. The Mountaineers' top returning defensive back, junior safety Dravon Askew-Henry, will miss the entire season with a ...

Mountaineers still looking for starter at critical safety spot

Perhaps no position is more important in West Virginia defensive coordinator Tony Gibson's 3-3-5 defense than the spur, the safety/linebacker hybrid with numerous responsibilities in ...

West Virginia QB Howard leaves nothing to chance with avid note-taking habits

West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen demands numerous qualities from his quarterbacks: accuracy, pocket presence, toughness and so on. But if one is to succeed in ...

WVU trying to build depth at nose guard

Dana Holgorsen can count himself lucky that, with fall camp starting to truly get in gear, his team has been relatively unaffected by injuries to ...

West Virginia WR coach Carrier preaches toughness

Tyron Carrier stands 5-foot-7 and, by his estimation, weighed about 160 pounds during his playing days. That small frame didn't stop Carrier from finishing his college ...

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