Allan Taylor

Tuesday January 10, 2017

Photo gallery: West Virginia 89, Baylor 68

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Action photos from Tuesday night at the WVU Coliseum, where No. 10 West Virginia crushed top-ranked Baylor 89-68.

South Charleston’s Derrek Pitts among WVU early enrollees

Four-star safety joins contingent of 10 midterm signees for the Mountaineers. See who else arrived.

Monday January 9, 2017

Column: Konate flexes freshman fire around the basket

After "Sags" helped West Virginia avoid an upset against TCU, the freshman faces a taller challenge against No. 1 Baylor.

From unranked to top-ranked, Bears come rolling into Morgantown

Long, efficient and stocked with upperclassmen, the unbeaten Bears are college basketball's biggest midseason surprise.

Sunday January 8, 2017

Ron Crook’s departure leaves Hologorsen with staff option

Does he stick with the dual-coach approach on the offensive line? Or does West Virginia add a full-time quarterbacks coach, something it has lacked for two years?

Saturday January 7, 2017

Hot finish squashes Frogs’ comeback

Daxter Miles scored a season-high 22 points, Jevon Carter sank three 3-pointers in a span of 2:15 and Sagaba Konate provided end-to-end energy as West Virginia beat TCU 82-70.

Friday January 6, 2017

Huggins demands more pressure against retooled TCU

No. 7 West Virginia leads the series 9-0, but former Pitt coach Jamie Dixon has the Frogs moving up.

Thursday January 5, 2017

Mountaineers finalize 2020 opener against Florida State

The Chick-Fil-A matchup is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 5 at Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta.

Wednesday January 4, 2017

Mountaineers no match for No. 2 Baylor, 91-56

No. 17 West Virginia was outrebounded 60-30 and saw its 14-game home win streak shredded by the tall, talented Bears.

Tuesday January 3, 2017

Texas Tech finally makes its own happy ending vs. WVU

With No. 7 West Virginia on the cusp of another clutch finish in Lubbock, Anthony Livingston sank a corner 3 and the Red Raiders sprang a 77-76 upset.

Mahomes joins group of Big 12 underclassmen bound for NFL

The Texas Tech quarterback joined Oklahoma's Samaje Perine in entering the draft Tuesday.

Friday December 30, 2016

Not bad for openers: Mountaineers dominate at Oklahoma State

Daxter Miles poured in 22 points, Jevon Carter finished with 15 points and six assists and No. 11 West Virginia blistered the Cowboys 92-75 on Friday.

West Virginia takes some revenge on Underwood

Notebook from the Mountaineers' 92-75 win in Stillwater: Second-half fouls put Huggins on alert

Thursday December 29, 2016

Mountaineers welcome Big 12 debut vs. OSU: ‘It’s go time’

No. 11 West Virginia (11-1), seemingly impatient to play stiffer competition, hopes to extend a seven-game roll when it visits Oklahoma State (10-2) on Friday.

Taylor: Lasting impression of 2016 shouldn’t necessarily be last one

Bowl loss sends West Virginia into offseason on a low note, but there's another ACC foe waiting to start 2017.

Wednesday December 28, 2016

Kaaya goes from rattled to dazzling to dust West Virginia

Miami quarterback turns in MVP performance thanks to big plays, something West Virginia's offense couldn't generate.

Skyler Howard takes comfort in 10-win campaign

ORLANDO, Fla. — For much of Wednesday night, Skyler Howard’s quarterback keepers seemed to be the only offense West Virginia could scrap together. After a...

Live blog: Hurricanes give WVU a bowl beating

Allan Taylor's in-game updates from the Russell Athletic Bowl.

The Lunch Report: Picking the Russell Athletic Bowl winner

Allan Taylor previews the matchup and offers his final-score prediction for West Virginia-Miami.

Tuesday December 27, 2016

Russell Athletic Bowl primer: Storylines from Orlando

Allan Taylor's bowl preview breaks down the West Virginia-Miami matchup in Four-Down Territory.

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