Big 12 Week 13 Winners

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This is it. One last full week of Big 12 action. Two teams are competing for one last spot to challenge TCU for the Big 12 conference championship. Last week’s action was solid overall, as we went 3-2 straight up, 2-3 ATS, and 4-1 on totals. Let’s make sure we stuff our bank accounts with […] READ MORE


Big 12 Week Ten Power Rankings

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It was a big week for the Big 12. As first reported by the Sports Business Journal, the Big 12 conference secured an extension on its current media rights deal that will last until 2030-31. The deal, which Big 12 commissioner Brett Yormark always knew was one of the top of his priorities, brings tremendous […] READ MORE


Big 12 Week Eight Takeaways

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This 2022 season in the Big 12 has been an incredible ride for all the conference members. But as we review all the Big 12 week eight takeaways, it’s important to remember “you are what your record says you are.” Yes, the separation between the top and bottom of the Big 12 is not as […] READ MORE


Big 12 Week Seven Winners

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In hindsight, the idea that Farmagedon would result in anything less than a rock fight with few points seems too obvious. But, nonetheless, we missed that total (and most). As bad as the total picks were, it was the complete opposite picking winners and against the spread. Overall, last week’s picks were 3-1 Straight up, […] READ MORE


Reviewing Our Mountaineer Predictions

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Reviewing Our Mountaineer Predictions Each year, in the hustle and bustle of pre-season excitement, we traditionally render several predictions for the West Virginia Mountaineers. First, we name our top offensive surprise players. Then, we name our top defensive surprise players. Finally, we make our bold predictions for the season. At the end of each season, […] 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


Assessing the Mountaineers After Three

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Every season, we begin our coverage of the West Virginia Mountaineers by making several predictions. Who will be the surprise performers on offense? What about defense? How will the team fare as a whole? We frequently revisit these predictions during the season to keep ourselves honest. Thus, as the Mountaineers enter their second bye week, […] READ MORE


Rex Sunahara: Morgantown’s Unsung Hero

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Rex Sunahara: Morgantown’s Unsung Hero After spending a year at Rhode Island, Rex Sunahara decided to join his father, Reed, in Morgantown. The older Sunahara had already established himself as West Virginia’s volleyball coach. But when Rex decided to transfer to play football with the Mountaineers, it took Reed by surprise. In a 2018 interview […] READ MORE


Mountaineers Close Their Season on a High Note

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Mountaineers Close Their Season on a High Note After a week of light practices and team-building activities, the Mountaineers faced off against the TCU Horned Frogs on Black Friday. For the Mountaineers, the game represented the chance to end the season well. For TCU, the game represented a must-win to reach bowl eligibility. As has […] READ MORE


Mountaineers’ Struggles Against Oklahoma Teams Continue

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Mountaineers’ Struggles Against Oklahoma Teams Since joining the Big XII, the Mountaineers’ have not fared well against teams from Oklahoma. As of Saturday morning, West Virginia won only two games out of 15 against the Sooners and Cowboys. They have won only one of seven attempts in Morgantown. So precedence certainly did not favor the […] READ MORE