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Friday January 13, 2017

Mountaineers seek follow-up fire as heavy favorites at Texas

Allan Taylor's preview and prediction as No. 10 West Virginia visits the freefalling Longhorns on Saturday.

Martinsburg’s Walker, Chapmanville’s Ooten earn national accolades

Two national awards for a pair of West Virginia high school coaches.

New UC arena to open Saturday

A basketball double-header and a concert to headline the opening of the new Russell and Martha Wehrle Innovation Center on University of Charleston campus this weekend.

Prep coach dubs 2018 commit Gmiter ‘a classic Mountaineer’

The 6-foot-4, 310-pound junior from Bethel Park, Pa. could play on either side of the ball at West Virginia.

Blue Raiders smother the Herd 69-57

Middle Tennessee used its physicality to hand the Herd its first C-USA loss of the year.

Thursday January 12, 2017

High School Sportsline audio archive: Jan. 11

The two-hour High School Sportsline audio archive from Wednesday night, Jan. 11.

Wednesday January 11, 2017

Justin Crawford vows ‘one more amazing year’ at West Virginia

The junior tweeted he is returning to school after running for 1,184 yards and four touchdowns this past season, averaging a Big 12-best 7.3 per carry.

WVU’s 17-point rally goes for naught at Texas Tech

The Lady Raiders won 75-66, beating a ranked team for the first time in four years.

Statement win: University freshman hits game-winner at Morgantown

Freshman Kaden Metheny hits a game-winning 3 as No. 3 University beats No. 5 Morgantown.

Martinsburg No. 1 in first boys basketball MetroNews Power Index

Martinsburg is the top rated team in the first edition of the boys basketball power index, presented by AARP.

Gibson enters NFL draft, reshaping look of 2017 passing attack

West Virginia’s receiving yardage leader for back-to-back seasons, Shelton Gibson is skipping his senior season.

Fairmont Senior sophomore Dobbs with bigger role for AA defending champs

Fairmont Senior sophomore Zyon Dobbs a key part of the Polar Bears defending state championship team.

Baylor learned first-hand how real ‘Press Virginia’ is

Allan Taylor's commentary after West Virginia's wire-to-wire dominance against the nation's No. 1-ranked team.

Tuesday January 10, 2017

No. 1 knockout: ‘Press Virginia’ buries top-ranked Baylor

Nathan Adrian poured in a career-best 22 points, Jevon Carter scored 17 with seven assists, and the Mountaineers forced 29 turnovers to fuel an 89-68 blowout Tuesday.

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.

Class AAA defending champ Morgantown with another strong start

Morgantown still with title contending team despite losing four starters from state championship season.

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.

HS girls basketball gallery: Martinsburg 40, Morgantown 36

Martinsburg defeated Morgantown 40-36 in girls high school basketball.

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