Looking ahead, WVU assistant calls Villanova ‘best team in the tournament’

West Virginia and the top-seeded Wildcats are scheduled to tip off Friday at 7:40 p.m. in Boston Full Story »

Herd earned its shot against WVU as state watches from afar

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Allan Taylor's column: Schools that can’t agree on where to play within their own state will be meeting at the edge of the Pacific, for a berth in the Sweet 16.  Full Story »

Inside job: Mountaineers work it close to erase Murray State

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Not willing to settle for 3-pointers, West Virginia took only 11 of them — a season-low — and beat the Racers 85-68 on Friday in the NCAA tournament opener.  Full Story »

Photo gallery: West Virginia handles Murray State, 85-68

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SAN DIEGO — Images from Friday’s NCAA tournament first-round game with West Virginia defeating Murray State 85-68.  Full Story »

Overlooked and under-appreciated, Carter became the face of a program

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Not even the West Virginia staff that extended his only power league offer realized what a find they had.  Full Story »

The Lunch: How deep will Big 12 teams go?

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SAN DIEGO — Only three times in the past decade has a Big 12 team reached the Final Four. How far will the league’s seven...  Full Story & Video »

Sweet Spot: Embrace the Madness as WVU goes dancing again

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How far will West Virginia advance in the NCAA tournament? Watch to see our predictions. What's the latest on a four-star quarterback recruit? That's in here too.  Full Story & Video »

From players’ iPhones to Huggins’ DVDs, a busy week for video staffer

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Former Mountaineers guard James Long has a new appreciation for the scouting work that goes on behind March Madness.  Full Story »

Routt’s roof-raising dunk culminates feel-good day for former walk-on

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"Seeing him hoop like that is awesome,” said teammate Teddy Allen after Routt gave WVU quality backup minutes,  Full Story »

Home opener ends with Kearns’ walk-off winner

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  MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Isaiah Kearns singled home the decisive run in the ninth inning as West Virginia enjoyed a 10-9 walk-off win over Canisius...  Full Story »

On upset alert, Press Virginia aims to outrace Murray State

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A preview and prediction as the Mountaineers face Murray State in the opening round of the NCAA tournament.  Full Story & Video »

Mountaineers seniors know about tough first-round matchups

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The debacle against Stephen F. Austin, and tight wins over Buffalo and Bucknell, show WVU there are no cupcakes in the NCAA openers.  Full Story »

Tennessee Tech routs Mountaineers for 2nd straight day

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In the culmination of a 15-game season-opening road swing, only Jimmy Gaulsky's home run in the seventh salvaged WVU (7-8) from a second consecutive shutout.  Full Story »

Tennessee Tech blanks West Virginia in opener of midweek series

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Alex Hursey limited the Mountaineers to two hits over eight innings in Tennessee Tech's 8-0 win Tuesday night.  Full Story »

On wrong side of bubble, Mountaineers settle for WNIT

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West Virginia's 21-11 record didn't resonate enough with the NCAA women's selection committee.  Full Story »

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