Building the Mountaineers’ Future: Part Two

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Building the Mountaineers’ Future: Part Two After eight games, we have seen bits and pieces of the Mountaineers’ new identity under Head Coach Neal Brown. The proverbial climb about which Brown regularly preaches remains a work in progress. Brown told us after the win over TCU, that the game put West Virginia football on full […] READ MORE


Mountaineers Robbed in Austin

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The West Virginia Mountaineers kicked off their matchup in Texas riding a 4-2 record. Coming off of a big win against Kansas State, West Virginia looked to build on that momentum. While we hate to blame officials for the outcome of games, sometimes, the shoe fits. Two questionable calls (or a no-call, in one instance) […] READ MORE


West Virginia Shuts Down Kansas State

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West Virginia Shuts Down Kansas State Coming off of a tough road loss against Texas Tech, the Mountaineers sought to recover in Morgantown. And they did that, plus some. In truth, the Mountaineers dominated every aspect of the game, despite a sluggish first quarter offensively. After a much improved all-around performance, West Virginia shuts down […] READ MORE


Mountaineers 2020: Previewing Kansas

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This year continues to prove eccentric. Normally, a mid-October conference game features teams in their sixth games. By now, those teams normally would have built unique identities. This season, however, October 17 represents just the fourth game for both West Virginia and Kansas. As a result, both teams must answer lingering questions. We examine the […] READ MORE


Mountaineers’ 2020 Wide Receivers Preview

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We continue our positional preview series for West Virginia’s football season with our Mountaineers’ 2020 Wide Receivers preview. Mountaineers’ 2020 Wide Receivers Preview 2019: Highs and Lows The 2019 season featured plenty of peaks and valleys for the West Virginia receivers. Of the group, only T.J. Simmons yielded significant snaps in a Mountaineer uniform before […] READ MORE


Mountaineers Adjust To Overcome Wolfpack

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West Virginia Mountaineers’ Head Coach Neal Brown speaks of adversity often. He has a blue-collar mentality, and he repeats ad nauseam that he asks his team to embrace the Mountain State culture. But his focus on overcoming adversity, and its centrality to the blue-collar culture he is building, came into sharp focus as the Mountaineers […] READ MORE


Early Signing Period Recap: No Surprises For Mountaineers

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The first day of the Early Signing Period passed with no surprises for the Mountaineers. West Virginia’s board saw only one change before the period commenced. And one new (albeit anticipated) commitment came during the period. The Signees Throughout the day, players signed mostly without ceremony. Based on the Mountaineers’ recent history, lack of surprises […] READ MORE


Ali Jennings Committed To Mountaineers

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Earlier today, Ali Jennings committed to the Mountaineers officially by signing his letter of intent. Back in October, however, the Richmond Times-Dispatch ran a story about Highland Springs wideout Jennings. Then, the paper wrote that Jennings committed to the Mountaineers. And it quoted Jennings, “Honestly, WVU just felt right.” Jennings was not happy with the article. […] READ MORE