WVU Sports Archives


FridayJuly 17, 2020

Many options in play for Chick-fil-A kickoff games

(Gary Stokan Citynet Statewide Sportsline interview) MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Several scenarios are in play for the start dates and length of the 2020 college football season as preseason training camp approaches. Last week, the Big 10 and Pac-12 announced that their teams will play a ‘conference-only’ schedule in football. The ACC, SEC and Big 12

ThursdayJuly 16, 2020

Darius Stills named Big 12 Preseason Defensive Player of the Year

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Fairmont Senior alumnus and WVU rising senior Darius Stills is the 2020 Big 12 Preseason Defensive Player of the Year. Stills earned the honor by a vote of media throughout the conference footprint and he was also named to the 14-player preseason defensive team. ๐Ÿˆ ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฌ #๐—•๐—ถ๐—ด๐Ÿญ๐Ÿฎ๐—™๐—• ๐—ฃ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐˜€๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐˜€๐—ผ๐—ป ๐—”๐˜„๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฑ๐˜€ ๐Ÿˆ โ–ช๏ธOffensive Player

Huggins completes 2020 class as Seny Ndiaye signs with WVU

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Former Huntington Prep forward/center Seny Ndiaye is the final piece of the WVU basketball recruiting Class of 2020. Ndiaye announced on Thursday morning that he has signed with the Mountaineers. Iโ€™m officially a Mountaineer ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’› pic.twitter.com/te29VTo1Hz โ€” seny ndiaye๐Ÿฆ‹ (@sennyndiaye) July 16, 2020 Ndiaye takes the scholarship spot that was freed up

WednesdayJuly 15, 2020

Opening Day start awaits former WVU pitcher John Means

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — John Means arrived at WVU in Randy Mazey’s first season with relatively little fanfare. Means was not heavily recruited out of high school in Olathe, Kansas and he pitched one season at Fort Scott Junior College. Next Friday, he will get the Opening Day start for the Baltimore Orioles against the Boston

MondayJuly 13, 2020

JUCO defensive lineman Nijel McGriff commits to WVU

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Northwest Mississippi Community College defensive lineman Nijel McGriff announced hs verbal commitment to join WVU’s recruiting Class of 2021 Monday evening. McGriff received a scholarship offer from WVU in mid-March and also holds offers from Arkansas State, Florida Atlantic, Liberty, Louisiana, Louisiana-Monroe, Maryland, Memphis and UTSA. pic.twitter.com/A9rXVGpo8T โ€” Nijel (CrimeDogg) Mcgriff (@McgriffNijel)

ThursdayJuly 9, 2020

9 WVU student-athletes test positive for COVID-19, women’s hoop practices on hold

Three more football players have tested positive for coronavirus.

WVU-Maryland matchup off the board as Big 10 cancels non-conference games

The ACC is reportedly considering a similar move to a conference-only model.

Beilein remembers ‘fabulous’ time at West Virginia

Beilein joined the '3 Guys Before the Game' podcast this week.

TuesdayJuly 7, 2020

Morgantown & WVU grad Shea Campbell joins Div. II champs

Campbell will compete at West Florida in his final collegiate season.

SundayJuly 5, 2020

10 WVU student-athletes test positive for COVID-19, men’s hoop workouts halted

4 additional football players have tested positive for COVID.

FridayJuly 3, 2020

Wheeling Park grad Michael Grove set for Dodger Spring Training 2.0

The former Mountaineer is entering his second season of professional baseball.

ThursdayJuly 2, 2020

Four-year starter Brian King had a knack for the big play

King joined this week's edition of the '3 Guys Before the Game' podcast.

MondayJune 29, 2020

WVU secures second Scandinavian commitment in ’21 class

Edward Vesterinen of Finland is the twelfth Mountaineer in next year's recruiting class.

SaturdayJune 27, 2020

Adrian details COVID spread through ‘Best Virginia’ roster

Best Virginia was replaced in The Basketball Tournament on Monday.

WednesdayJune 24, 2020

Neal Brown addressing many challenges as the preseason nears

Vic Koenning releases statement regarding Kerry Martin's comments.