Allan Taylor

Today December 17, 2014

In seeking Oliver Luck’s replacement, Gee not pigeonholed to current ADs

West Virginia University's president said he wants "an extraordinary leader" and the hiring wheels are in motion after he was informed of Luck's departure last month.

Juco defensive end Jefferson becomes WVU’s first signee for 2015

Rangy 6-foot-5 defensive end held offers from Missouri, K-State, Maryland, Miami and Cal.

Luck leaving West Virginia for newly created post with NCAA

West Virginia's athletics director since 2010, he oversaw his alma mater's jump to the Big 12 and made several weighty coaching decisions.

Yesterday December 16, 2014

Fiery Huggins unloads on D’Antoni, making this year’s non-rivalry memorable

Calling D'Antoni's challenge "laughable," West Virginia's coach chides Marshall and says he would be OK with ending the series.

Monday December 15, 2014

Gibson’s new 3-year deal averages $700K annually

Defensive coordinator becomes the highest-paid assistant in program history.

Huggins unhappy with WVU’s passing—or rather, the lack of it

Catch the coach's postgame comments after the Mountaineers survived Sunday's game against Marshall 69-66.

D’Antoni: Series with Mountaineers warrants 2 games each season

After more than 10,000 fans saw his team's near-upset of No. 22 West Virginia, the Marshall coach called the series "great for the state."

Sunday December 14, 2014

Mountaineers play catchup to win Capital Classic

With Juwan Staten out of the game, No. 22 West Virginia rallied during a crucial stretch of the second half.

Photo gallery: WVU earns Capital Classic bragging rights

Check out the images from Sunday afternoon's showdown in Charleston between Marshall and No. 22 West Virginia.

Saturday December 13, 2014

Mountaineers expect another scrap in Capital Classic

West Virginia's ranked No. 22 and Marshall's on a five-game slide, but Sunday's game could be gripping nonetheless.

Friday December 12, 2014

Trickett ‘in limbo’ for Liberty Bowl after concussion

Holgorsen says quarterback will be re-evaluated once team returns to practice next week.

Shooter’s 911 call after killing spree: ‘None of it’s justified and none of it’s right’

Jody Lee Hunt's 911 call, placed shortly before his suicide, provides epilogue to murderous day.

Thursday December 11, 2014

White’s big-time plays thrill those who knew him when he wasn’t so big

A year ago, the humble White figured he might try coaching after finishing his career at West Virginia, but now there's an NFL future in front of him.

Wednesday December 10, 2014

Who was snubbed by All-Big 12 coaches’ ballots?

A couple decisions stood out when the conference announced its picks on Wednesday.

Tuesday December 9, 2014

Spavital prank calls former boss, knows both must adapt signals

Holgorsen's former protege says the two will have fun leading up to the Liberty Bowl, when their competitive sides will take over.

Monday December 8, 2014

Mountaineers roll after Huggins goes ‘Rockne’ at halftime

West Virginia turns three-point halftime lead into 67-42 victory at Northern Kentucky.

Sunday December 7, 2014

Defense delivers when shots don’t fall at Northern Kentucky

West Virginia endured its lowest-scoring half of the season before putting away the Norse 67-42.

Give ‘em Liberty: Texas A&M awaits WVU in Memphis

It's practically a coaches' reunion as the Mountaineers' prepare to meet the Aggies on Dec. 29.

Trip to Northern Kentucky represents first step of recovery

After being stunned by LSU's comeback, No. 16 West Virginia aims to rebound as it visits a mid-major.

Gibson earns payday after working under market value this season

Source said Oliver Luck "made things right" by giving coordinator hefty raise over three-year deal.

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