Allan Taylor

Tuesday September 12, 2017

Injuries, youth make offensive line ‘a work in progress’

Yardage totals look gaudy, but West Virginia trying to get inexperienced linemen up to speed.

Monday September 11, 2017

Noon kickoff awaits West Virginia at Kansas on Sept. 23

Monday's Big 12 notebook: Mayfield apologizes, Baylor swaps QBs and Gundy goes turtle hunting

Sills leads NCAA pass-catchers with room to improve

With five TDs through two games, this receiving transition looks promising. More on West Virginia's latest win in Allan Taylor's Monday stock report.

Sunday September 10, 2017

Broken clavicle sends Kevin White back to IR

The former West Virginia star has been injured for most of his first three NFL seasons.

Saturday September 9, 2017

Slinging it and bringing it, Grier’s two-week audition checks all the boxes

Allan Taylor's column: The Mountaineers have themselves a well-rounded offense and a quarterback that triggers everything.

Holgorsen: West Virginia ‘motivated to go play’ in Week 2

Notebook following the Mountaineers' 56-20 win over East Carolina.

Live blog: Mountaineers mash ECU 56-20 in home opener

Live updates throughout the game as West Virginia hosts East Carolina seeking a Week 2 bounce-back.

Friday September 8, 2017

Can coaches temper Grier’s will to run? And should they?

Catch up on West Virginia's galloping quarterback, Martell Petttaway's status and East Carolina's embarrassing start in this week's Four-Down Territory preview.

Thursday September 7, 2017

For Matt Jones, a promising debut that requires no apology

Allan Taylor's commentary: The Mountaineers' new center was neither perfect nor a liability during his first game as a starter.

Wednesday September 6, 2017

The Sweet Spot: Should we expect a West Virginia hangover in Week 2?

In Episode 6 of the podcast, we seek enlightenment as to whether a 31-24 loss has the capacity to maroon the Mountaineers' season.

Receiver’s return should freshen unit run ragged vs. Virginia Tech

Assistant blames lack of subs for Gary Jennings, David Sills and Ka'Raun White being "completely dead" late in the game.

Tuesday September 5, 2017

10 plays in the film room: Deep-diving on West Virginia’s narrow loss

Breaking down key moments for the Mountaineers during a loss to Virginia Tech that was both gut-wrenching and encouraging.

Holgorsen didn’t buy unsportsmanlike conduct flag

Mountaineers notebook: Addressing Grant Lingafelter's injury, Marcus Simms' status and those dreaded punter cramps.

The Lunch Report: Taking stock of West Virginia’s opening loss

Allan Taylor charts the ups and downs of the Mountaineers and the Big 12 from Week 1.

Monday September 4, 2017

Jennings ‘played with an edge’ during 13-catch breakout game

Notebook: Why Dana Holgorsen got penalized, why Josh Jackson wasn't rattled, and a surprise surfaces on the defensive line.

Mountaineers come to grips after heated opener slips away

Allan Taylor's commentary: West Virginia dropped a 50/50 game to their long-ago rivals Virginia Tech, and no one ducked responsibility.

Sunday September 3, 2017

Photo gallery: Virginia Tech 31, West Virginia 24

LANDOVER, Md. — Images from Virginia Tech’s 31-24 thriller over West Virginia in Sunday night’s season opener.

Live blog: Mountaineers fall short in final seconds

Allan Taylor's live blog from FedEx Field as No. 22 West Virginia meets No. 21 Virginia Tech.

Mountaineers vs. Hokies: Four storylines to follow at FedEx Field

Long-awaited debuts highlight a long-awaited series renewal as Allan Taylor previews Sunday night's season opener.

Davis provides special-teams thunder as Marshall wins opener

No Marshall player had ever produced two kick-return touchdowns in the same game. Keion Davis did so Saturday night and it was just enough to salvage a 31-26 victory over Miami (Ohio).

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