Mountaineers Looking for Momentum in Spring Game

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Mountaineers Looking for Momentum in Spring Game We have previewed each position from quarterback through the secondary as part of our ongoing Spring camp coverage for West Virginia. Now, we provide our preview for the Old Gold and Blue game this Saturday. The team will take the field at 1:00 p.m. ESPN+ will televise the […] READ MORE


Minnesota Controls the Lines in Guaranteed Rate Bowl

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Minnesota Controls the Lines in Guaranteed Rate Bowl Five sacks, 66 rushing yards, and six points. That tells the story of West Virginia’s postseason as Minnesota controls the lines in Guaranteed Rate Bowl. Minnesota emerged from Phoenix with an 18-6 win by dominating both lines of scrimmage. Pressure, Pressure, Pressure Simply put, the Golden Gophers […] READ MORE


Mountaineers Return Home Against the Red Raiders

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Mountaineers Return Home Against the Red Raiders This Saturday, the West Virginia Mountaineers return home against the Red Raiders. The kickoff is set for 3:30 on October 2. ESPN2 will televise the matchup. The game represents homecoming weekend in Morgantown. Fans are asked to stripe the stadium. The Mountaineers will also retire Darryl Talley‘s number […] READ MORE


Mountaineers Give One Away in Norman

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Mountaineers Give One Away in Norman After a home win against a top-25 Virginia Tech team, the West Virginia Mountaineers traveled to Norman looking to prove something. They had zero wins against Oklahoma in conference play. They had zero wins in their history against top-five teams on the road. The Mountaineers looked to shake both […] READ MORE


Can the Mountaineers Prevail in Norman?

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Can The Mountaineers Prevail in Norman? After an exhilarating but stressful home win against 15th-ranked Virginia Tech, West Virginia takes to the road to open conference play against Oklahoma. Their conference opener, of course, represents the biggest test of the year. The Oklahoma Sooners enter the game ranked fourth in the nation. In a prime-time game […] READ MORE


How the Mountaineers Can Beat the Hokies

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How the Mountaineers Can Beat the Hokies In just a few days, the West Virginia Mountaineers welcome the Virginia Tech Hokies to Milan Puskar. The game represents the 53rd contest between these teams. The Black Diamond Trophy is on the line in this battle of familiar foes. WVU will look to end its three-game losing […] READ MORE


Mountaineers Smack LIU

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After the opening season loss against Maryland, the West Virginia Mountaineers cruised in their home opener. While the defense blanked the Sharks, the offense cruised putting 66 points on the board, the most since their 70-63 win against Baylor in WVU’s inaugural Big 12 season. While rotating starters and backups for much of the game, […] READ MORE


What Should Happen Against LIU?

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This Saturday at 5:00 p.m., the West Virginia Mountaineers host the Long Island University Sharks in Morgantown. After last weekend’s loss, from which we drew several takeaways, the game should provide a good tune-up and depth-building opportunity for WVU. The Mountaineers are 21-0 against FCS competition. We certainly do not expect this to be the […] READ MORE


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’ 2020 Quarterback Preview

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After an unusually long off-season due to the global pandemic, we pick up our coverage as teams begin to enter summer camps. Fortunately, the athletic department has plans in place to prevent, identify, and isolate future COVID-19 infections. Hopefully, these measures result in a 2020 football season. Until told otherwise, we assume that the season […] READ MORE