Mountaineers Hire Graham Harrell

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Mountaineers Hire Graham Harrell Over the first three seasons of head coach Neal Brown’s tenure, the offensive output in Morgantown has left much to be desired. As a result, the vast majority of the offseason commentary focused on the need to hire an offensive coordinator. Well, West Virginia fans, Brown certainly gave us a splash […] 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 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


Reviewing WVU’s Recruiting Haul

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Reviewing WVU’s Recruiting Haul In our first review of West Virginia’s 2022 recruiting class, we observed significant early momentum. Things looked promising on the recruiting trail for Head Coach Neal Brown and staff. Outside of a trio of late withdrawals from the class, the staff held the class together well. Indeed, they even added three […] READ MORE


Jacolby Spells Signs With WVU

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Spells Signs With WVU Put simply, the West Virginia Mountaineers have suffered a number of losses in the secondary over the past few years. As a result, heading into Spring, WVU retains only ten scholarship members of the secondary. They start five, so this leaves a razor-thin margin. As a result, Head Coach Neal Brown […] READ MORE


Nicco Marchiol Signs with the Mountaineers

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Marchiol Signs with the Mountaineers By now, Nicco Marchiol, a four-star top-300 recruit by 247Sports composite rankings, is already a household name among West Virginia fans. Head Coach Neal Brown and his staff focused heavily on getting a top-tier high school quarterback in this class. They certainly landed one, and, as expected, Marchiol signs with […] READ MORE


WVU Adds Christion Stokes

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WVU Adds Christion Stokes Christion Stokes, to our eyes, represents one of the most underrated players in the current crop of Mountaineer recruits. Stokes’ stock rose some over the course of the season, and it is possible he still receives the late-season adjustment into four-star territory. As of now, however, he falls just outside that […] READ MORE


Travious Lathan Makes It Official

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Lathan Makes It Official Heading into 2022, there are two positions on defense where the Mountaineers are thinnest. Their linebacker and bandit room stand tallest there. The presumptive losses of Exree Loe and Josh Chandler-Semedo, who both walked on senior night, will sting. That said, Head Coach Neal Brown and staff made an effort to […] READ MORE


Zeiqui Lawton is Coming Home

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Zeiqui Lawton is Coming Home Since his arrival, Head Coach Neal Brown made it a priority to renew the Mountaineers’ focus on keeping West Virginia talent at home. Last season, unfortunately, Brown lost out on Zeiqui Lawton. The second-highest rated West Virginia recruit in the Class of 2021 (behind only Wyatt Milum), Lawton signed with […] READ MORE


Assessing WVU’s Portal Losses

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Assessing WVU’s Portal Losses Over the last several years, college football fans have had a love-hate relationship with the NCAA transfer portal. As part of the changing landscape of college football that now includes NIL compensation for players, the NCAA created the transfer portal to ease player movement several years ago. Indeed, it first impacted […] READ MORE