Freshman infielder finding his groove as West Virginia climbed back to .500 on Wednesday.
The Mountaineers introduced their ninth wrestling coach, who'll earn $160,000 per year. But it's the scholarship money that excites him the most.
The cornerback/receiver from Bluefield, Va., had committed to WVU in February but did not sign.
The former WVU standout, taken into custody around 6 a.m. Sunday after police found him passed out inside a vehicle near the Eagles' facility, was in possession of an unregistered gun and had to be tased.
Just when WVU's blueprint for a turnaround weekend neared fruition, Oklahoma State rallied for a 6-4 win Sunday.
Future Mountaineers guards won the 3-point and dunk contests at Saturday's Scott Brown Classic in Beckley.
Marques Inman fueled a six-run first inning, and his two-run blast in the eighth helped West Virginia held off Oklahoma State 10-7 on Saturday to even their weekend series.
West Virginia (15-16, 1-6) saw its four-game winning streak snapped despite bringing the tying run to the plate in each of the final three innings Friday night.
Defensive coordinator Tony Gibson recognizes how a succession of grueling rehabs could have the former four-star recruit second-guessing a return.
After Indiana pulled out of the Jimmy V Classic matchup, ESPN organizers found the Gators to be a willing replacement.