Mountaineers Prepare for Unfamiliar Foe in Guaranteed Rate Bowl

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Mountaineers Prepare for Unfamiliar Foe in Guaranteed Rate Bowl It’s that time of year. The Early Signing Period is behind us. So, too, is the regular season. Now, fans celebrate the holidays as bowl season gets underway. Often, bowl season pits teams who rarely face off against each other. Indeed, the West Virginia Mountaineers prepare […] READ MORE


Mountaineers Rush Past Kansas

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Mountaineers Rush Past Kansas It took all twelve games to get there, but West Virginia officially qualified for a bowl game this weekend. Traveling to Lawrence, Head Coach Neal Brown‘s squad held a 5-6 record after a 31-23 home win over Texas last week. As an apt microcosm of their season, West Virginia struggled at […] READ MORE


Takeaways From WVU’s Win in Fort Worth

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Takeaways From WVU’s Win in Fort Worth In its first six games this season, the West Virginia Mountaineer defense managed just four takeaways. Against TCU, they nearly doubled that number by adding three to their total. As a result, we will stick with the theme. Here are our three takeaways from WVU’s win in Fort […] READ MORE


Can Reeling Mountaineers Find Footing?

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Can Reeling Mountaineers Find Footing? Through four games, many in the college football world seemed high in the 2021 West Virginia Mountaineers despite their 2-2 record. A turnover-ridden but close loss to Maryland to open the season was not ideal, but opening-game hiccups happen. A home win over ranked rival Virginia Tech helped their case. They […] 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


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


WVU 2021: Five Offensive Surprises

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WVU 2021: Five Offensive Surprises Earlier this week, we covered the first several days of West Virginia’s pre-season camp. As we usually do, we continue our coverage of Mountaineers’ football by predicting five offensive surprises that will exceed expectations for the 2021 campaign. Some of these players represent known quantities that we think will outpace […] READ MORE


Previewing West Virginia’s Running Back Room

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Previewing West Virginia’s Running Back Room We started off our Spring coverage of the West Virginia Mountaineers with a general overview. Then, we moved on to the quarterbacks. Now, we shift our attention to the backfield. Here, we are previewing West Virginia’s running back room for the Spring. The Overview Last season we did not […] READ MORE


Mountaineers’ Early-Season Recruiting Efforts

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The West Virginia Mountaineers’ early-season recruiting efforts continue paying dividends. In fact, West Virginia needs only a few commitments to close in on a top 25 recruiting class. And, several important pieces on the Mountaineers’ recruiting board may commit in the near future. As discussed here, West Virginia has steadily improved its baseline level of talent under Head Coach Dana […] READ MORE