Allan Taylor

Wednesday November 15, 2017

Carter’s comprehensive night carries Mountaineers past American

The point guard delivered 20 points, seven rebounds, seven assists and nine steals as West Virginia cruised 98-64 on Wednesday night.

‘Sweet Spot’ podcast: All-or-nothing offense brings anxiety

"The Sweet Spot with A.T." video podcast discusses the basketball team's miserable showing in Germany and even offers an on-air commitment!).

Martinsburg’s Tavis Lee commits to West Virginia

The 6-foot-3, 227-pound defensive end has led his team to a 11-0 record this season.

Film room: Grier’s playground becomes Robinson’s neighborhood

From pick plays to pancakes, we tell the stories behind the plays in our weekly video breakdown of West Virginia.

Tuesday November 14, 2017

Humbled Mountaineers return for home opener against American

Back from a humbling trip to Germany and its worst defeat in more than two years, No. 24 West Virginia seeks an early season reset.

Ka’Raun White: WVU family ties may not be finished

Notebook: White's freshman nephew is "legit," Connor Williams could return for Texas, and WVU receivers hope to match routine catches with phenomenal ones.

Monday November 13, 2017

Defense’s late-season surge built upon red-zone stops

The Gold & Blue Lunch Report takes stock of West Virginia's 28-23 win at Iowa State.

Doomes rounds out West Virginia’s 2018 hoops class

Three-star guard became the fourth recruit to submit his LOI during the November signing period.

Sunday November 12, 2017

Rose became thorn in K-State’s side during crucial sequence

Allan Taylor's column: Ezekiel Rose's interception led to a wild touchdown heave that became the difference in West Virginia's 28-23 victory.

Saturday November 11, 2017

Holgorsen happy, but knows 2nd-half sputtering isn’t sustainable

After watching hot-and-cold offense, coach says: "I do not quite know how we won it other than our defense played their tail off."

Live blog: West Virginia makes lead stand up at K-State

Inside rainy, chilly Bill Snyder Family Stadium, the Mountaineers pulled out a 28-23 victory.

Photo gallery: West Virginia 28, Kansas State 23

MANHATTAN, Kan. — Images from West Virginia’s 28-23 win at Kansas State on Saturday.

Friday November 10, 2017

Texas A&M blows past West Virginia 88-65

With Tyler Davis dominating inside and Admon Gilder and D.J. Hogg burying shots from the perimeter, the Mountaineers unraveled in Friday’s season opener at Ramstein Air Base in Germany.

Mountaineers must maintain their edge in Manhattan

WVU is a road underdog vs. a 5-win K-State team down to its backup QB? Why does that sound familiar? The Gold & Blue Lunch Report unveils its final-score predictions

Thursday November 9, 2017

Hoops preview: Expect WVU-A&M to go the wire in Germany

The Gold & Blue Lunch Report offers a final-score prediction for Friday's season opener at Ramstein Air Force Base.

Prep school forward Culver re-signs with Mountaineers

The four-star power forward is spending this year at Brewster Academy after failing to qualify at West Virginia.

Wednesday November 8, 2017

Sweet Spot podcast: Welcome to close-shave November

After a fourth-quarter defensive stand against Iowa State, the Mountaineers expect another tight one at Kansas State. Plus recruiting and hoops in Episode 15 of the video podcast.

Film room Week 9: The long & short from edging Iowa State

From Will Grier's electric arm to Dravon Askew-Henry's revival of confidence, the weekly video look brings another dimension to West Virginia's 20-16 takedown of the Cyclones.

Tuesday November 7, 2017

Holgorsen amazed by Snyder’s ability to bridge generation gap

Notebook: Secondaries slowing David Sills, injury talk is a no-no, and K-State's superb kicker aims to make amends for last year's crucial miss in Morgantown.

Monday November 6, 2017

New deal would soon make Huggins a $4-million coach

The new contract would keep him coaching through age 69 and leaves in place an end-of-deal emeritus option for Huggins to move into a fundraising and public relations role.

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