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Register-Herald Jul 22, 2014

WVU to kickoff 2018 season against Tennessee in Charlotte

The Charlotte Sports Foundation (CSF) announced Tuesday morning that it has secured a regular season college football game for the city of Charlotte pitting the University of Tennessee against West Virginia University.
Times West Virginian Jul 21, 2014

Big 12 Commissioner says cheating pays

Big 12 Commissioner says the NCAA lacks the resources to enforce its rules and that has to change.
Times West Virginian Jul 21, 2014

FURFARI COLUMN: Can summit of big wigs really solve college athletics issues?

I see where the Big 12 Conference is going to host in New York City what will be entitled “A State of College Athletics Forum.”
Times West Virginian Jul 21, 2014

HERTZEL COLUMN: Big 12 slogan meant to show that conference is better off

As the Big 12 embarks on a new season, college football embarks upon a new era of its own, an era during which the national champion will be decided by a playoff.
Times West Virginian Jul 21, 2014

Bowlsby paints ugly picture for future of college sports

Memo to soccer moms — and gymnastic moms and wrestling dads and track and tennis parents — across America: Start saving to send your kids to college now, because it looks like by the time they get there many of those will no longer be scholarship sports.
Register-Herald Jul 21, 2014

No comment or action from Holgorsen on Smallwood

West Virginia football coach Dana Holgorsen says he will not comment or take action at this time on the arrest of running back Wendell Smallwood.
Times West Virginian Jul 20, 2014

‘Be A Mountaineer’ series seeking fan help

As part of West Virginia University’s athletic department’s “Be A Mountaineer” video series, they are seeking fan participation with videos describing what it means to the fan to be a Mountaineer.
Times West Virginian Jul 19, 2014

HERTZEL COLUMN: Handling fame as a young player can be difficult

There was much rejoicing this week in the wake of the announcement that one-time child prodigy quarterback David Sills had committed to play his football at West Virginia, for the Mountaineers have been in search of an engine to power coach Dana Holgorsen’s high speed offense.
Times West Virginian Jul 19, 2014

Phone conversations link Smallwood to alleged crime

A recording of prison phone conversations between a Delaware inmate and West Virginia University running back Wendell Smallwood have linked the Mountaineer sophomore to a scheme to intimidate a witness in a murder case, according to court documents.
Times West Virginian Jul 18, 2014

FURFARI COLUMN: College athletes facing serious growing issues today

Anyone who doesn’t believe the nation’s intercollegiate athletics aren’t out of control should really give this serious matter more consideration.
Times West Virginian Jul 18, 2014

HERTZEL COLUMN: ‘Quarterback child prodigy’ comes to WVU amidst very high expectations

Has West Virginia football coach Dana Holgorsen finally put the arrow he needs in his quiver with the commitment received Wednesday from high school quarterback David Sills, who is a rather extraordinary story and may also just be a rather extraordinary quarterback?
Register-Herald Jul 18, 2014

Ex-Mountaineer track star dies; athlete arrests may be a concern

I’ve learned belatedly that James Gordon “Jim” Dial, an outstanding men’s track and field sprinter at West Virginia University during the late 1940s, has died.
Times West Virginian Jul 17, 2014

Saban, family happy at Alabama

Alabama football coach Nick Saban, whose team opens the season against West Virginia in Atlanta on Aug. 30, denied receiving or turning down this offseason an offer of $100 million to coach Texas, indicating he planned to finish his career as coach of the Crimson Tide.
Times West Virginian Jul 17, 2014

Big 12 preseason poll released

Good news, bad news for West Virginia.
Register-Herald Jul 17, 2014

West Virginia Miners 9, Richmond RiverRats 5

The West Virginia Miners rallied from a three-run first-inning deficit to defeat the Richmond RiverRats 9-5 Wednesday.