Allan Taylor

Wednesday February 28, 2018

Chugunov among 3 players leaving West Virginia as grad transfers

Notebook: Updating injuries as the Mountaineers enter Day 2 of spring football practice.

Tuesday February 27, 2018

Ahmad scores another double-double after Huggins’ coaxing

Notebook: Ahmad's feeling assertive, Jevon Carter's feeling a song, and Kansas feeling all alone for its 14th straight title.

Senior tandem delivers special sendoff for Mountaineers

No. 20 West Virginia’s senior duo of Jevon Carter and Daxter Miles combined for 39 points during their final game at the WVU Coliseum, an 84-74 victory over No. 12 Texas Tech.

Monday February 26, 2018

Senior night photo gallery: WVU defeats Texas Tech, 84-74

Images from Monday night's Big 12 matchup between No. 20 West Virginia and No. 12 Texas Tech.

Winning combination: Carter & Miles brought Mountaineers ‘back on track’

In their home finale, the senior guards aim to go out in style by beating Texas Tech.

Saturday February 24, 2018

Konate frustrates early, then delivers second-half impact

Notebook from WVU's 85-70 win over Iowa State: Huggins suggests Mountaineers fans had better get used to seeing Iowa State's freshman make baskets.

Carter’s historic night further deflates Cyclones

Jevon Carter enjoyed a milestone moment and No. 21 West Virginia enjoyed a massive manpower advantage while beating Iowa State 85-70 on Saturday.

Friday February 23, 2018

As Iowa State visits, Mountaineers seek revenge for season’s low point

Allan Taylor's preview and prediction as No. 21 West Virginia preps for Saturday's game against the last-place Cyclones.

Thursday February 22, 2018

Column: Big 12 reprimand means Huggins allowed to vent for free

At least the Big 12 didn't fine West Virginia's coach. After all, that 35-2 free-throw gap invited some criticism.

‘Sweet Spot with A.T.’ Episode 29: Refs, recruiting and RPIs

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — You may not trust college refs as far as Adam Shuler can throw the discus, but would Bob Huggins’ plan to bring...

Wednesday February 21, 2018

The Lunch: Has Konate caught Carter as WVU’s top defender?

Sagaba Konate’s nine blocks vs. Baylor on Tuesday night matched the West Virginia record set by D’or Fischer.

Defensive end Adam Shuler plans to transfer

West Virginia's thin defensive line getting thinner with the departure of Shuler, a 10-game starter as a sophomore.

Tuesday February 20, 2018

Defender disputes Miles’ 4-point play: ‘Didn’t think I touched him’

Notebook: West Virginia ran away early and kept Big 12 player of the week Terry Maston buttoned-down as it settled for a 1-1 road trip.

Mountaineers mend morale: Konate-led block party cools off Baylor

Esa Ahmad re-asserted himself with 15 points, Sagaba Konate looked impenetrable and No. 21 West Virginia salvaged a split on their two-game road swing by whipping Baylor 71-60.

Monday February 19, 2018

Mountaineers seek consolation of busting Baylor’s bubble

All but eliminated from Big 12 title contention, the Mountaineers try to rebound in Waco.

4 takeaways on where WVU stands after Kansas loss

Don't harp on 35-2 too long, because the officials weren't that bad.

Saturday February 17, 2018

Huggins chides free-throw disparity: ‘Wrong to do that to kids’

Notebook from Lawrence: After seeing Bob Huggins ejected, Bill Self said "I hated how the game ended."

Run over by another Kansas rally, WVU can’t finish at The Phog

West Virginia had a 12-point lead in the final 10 minutes when things turned ugly in Lawrence. A 77-69 loss followed a familiar script.

Photo gallery: Mountaineers squander another lead at Kansas

Images from Saturday's Big 12 matchup between No. 20 West Virginia and No. 13 Kansas at Allen Fieldhouse.

Friday February 16, 2018

Missed chances haunt Mountaineers upon return to Allen Fieldhouse

Gold & Blue Lunch Report: Previewing and predicting Saturday's top-25 showdown between West Virginia and Kansas.

Latest Newscasts