Louisville earns wild 62-59 win over No. 19 Wake Forest
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Louisville started piling up points early behind its quick-strike special teams and big-play receivers. Wake Forest's league-best offense joined in with a late...
Frosh RB Hall leads Iowa State over West Virginia 38-14
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Breece Hall may have given Iowa State the dependable option at running back the Cyclones have been looking for since star David Montgomery left.
Oklahoma-Texas showdown to affect Big 12, playoff races
Oklahoma quarterback Jalen Hurts is one of the few people who won't make a big deal about Saturday's showdown with Texas.
This whole big game business is nothing new to Hurts. As Alabama's...
WVU’s 2018 loss to Iowa State, Purdy still echoes
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Iowa State's smothering defense from a year ago is still hauntingly fresh in the memories of West Virginia players. So, too, is Cyclones quarterback Brock Purdy bouncing...
Teammates, coaches back WVU QB Kendall after 4-pick game
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Coaches and teammates are rallying behind West Virginia quarterback Austin Kendall as fans question his ability to lead the team following another multiple-interception...
Texas tailback Johnson emerges from ‘emergency’ role
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Roschon Johnson arrived at Texas expecting a season of learning how to be a college quarterback, not being the Longhorns' emergency fix at running back.
Ehlinger leads No. 11 Texas over West Virginia 42-31
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Before he took a knee on the final play, quarterback Sam Ehlinger flashed the "Hook'em Horns" sign toward the Texas fans in West Virginia's stands.
Ehlinger, No. 11 Texas look for another road win at WVU
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia coach Neal Brown is well versed on his offense's struggles to make impressive plays downfield.
No. 11 Texas, with all its injuries in the secondary,...
No. 11 Longhorns head outside Texas for 1st time, face WVU
No. 11 Texas (3-1, 1-0 Big 12) at West Virginia (3-1, 1-0), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EDT (ABC).
Just like dad: DL Dante, Darius Stills create sacks for WVU
The Stills family is once again creating problems on defense at West Virginia.
Linemen Dante Stills and his older brother, Darius, are among the Big 12's sack leaders and they'll look to...
West Virginia staring at tough October after 3-1 start
West Virginia coach Neal Brown has little time to gloat about a winning record and what went right in the initial third of the season with the toughest part of the schedule just ahead.
Pettaway scores twice as West Virginia beats Kansas 29-24
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Martell Pettaway couldn't remember the last time he spent an entire game watching from the sideline, never once getting onto the field after warmups — much less getting a...
Southeast Missouri State routs West Virginia State 56-10
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Daniel Santacaterina threw two touchdown passes and ran in for a score as Southeast Missouri State rolled to a 56-10 victory over Division II-member West Virginia State...
NC State seeks defensive improvement against Ball State
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State doesn't know exactly what kind of defense it has entering Saturday night's visit from Ball State.
The Wolfpack didn't allow a touchdown in the first...
West Virginia, Kansas try to build off wins in Big 12 opener
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Progress can happen rapidly when a new coaching staff is trying to rebuild a football program.
Neal Brown and Les Miles took that notion to the extreme.
West Virginia, K-State and Kansas coming off big wins
AMES, Iowa (AP) — West Virginia, Kansas State and Kansas were supposed to occupy the Big 12 basement, at least according to the preseason poll.
UNC hosts App State to headline ACC’s Week 4
Here are things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference in Week 4:
GAME OF THE WEEK
Appalachian State at North Carolina. This rarely played but intriguing instate matchup headlines a...
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Fresh faces help West Virginia, Kansas start strong
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Something wasn't right when redshirt freshman Briason Mays was going through pregame warmups as the third center used by West Virginia this season.
Davidson runs over West Virginia Wesleyan 41-0
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Eli Turner Jr. ran for 110 yards and scored touchdowns and Davidson defeated Division II-member West Virginia Wesleyan 41-0 on Saturday night.
Kendall throws 3 TDs, West Virginia beats NC State 44-27
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Austin Kendall and Kennedy McKoy made sure that West Virginia didn't repeat a miserable offensive showing from its last game.
NC State rolling, West Virginia reeling entering matchup
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Matthew McKay has handled himself well since replacing Ryan Finley as North Carolina State's quarterback. Now the sophomore will find out what it's like to start on the...
Missouri aims for complete game as SEMO rolls into town
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Southeast Missouri State coach Tom Matukewicz probably cringed just a little bit when he watched film of Missouri's first-half destruction of rebuilding West Virginia last...
Quartet of new Big 12 coaches face statement games
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State rolled past Nicholls to begin Chris Klieman's tenure with the Wildcats in style, then trounced Bowling Green last weekend to keep the momentum going.
Ex-WVU assistant Gibson returns home with new NC State team
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Tony Gibson's West Virginia homecoming comes with a twist.
The North Carolina State defensive co-coordinator who spent 13 seasons on the Mountaineers' staff now is...
DeChambeau headlines PGA Tour opener in West Virginia
U.S. Presidents Cup team members were told to get out and play, and Bryson DeChambeau is eager to please.
DeChambeau is heeding captain Tiger Woods' call for his eight players to stay sharp...
WVU’s Brown: Struggling team is a ‘work in progress’
West Virginia coach Neal Brown calls his team a "work in progress," one that isn't progressing fast enough with a week left until the start of the Big 12 season.
Missouri rolls to 38-7 win over West Virginia in home opener
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri coach Barry Odom showed up this week displaying little black-and-yellow cards that he handed out to his team that read quite simply: "Takeaways = Victory."
Missouri tries to rebound against rebuilding West Virginia
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri coach Barry Odom insisted all fall his team is good enough to play with just about anybody into the fourth quarter.
‘Sparkplug’ Tevin Bush gives West Virginia offense a boost
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Hints that Tevin Bush could make an impact for West Virginia in 2019 began at a simple team-building exercise during preseason camp.
Kendall tosses 2 TDs, West Virginia tops James Madison 20-13
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Austin Kendall loved the outcome but wasn't happy that West Virginia's offense struggled for much of the game against a Championship Subdivision opponent.
Kendall glad to get back on field as West Virginia’s QB
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Austin Kendall didn't presume that the vacant starting quarterback job was his upon arriving at West Virginia.
"I always knew there was competition," Kendall said....
P5 newbies in Big 12, trio have 1st games as P5 head coach
New Kansas State coach Chris Klieman has seven national championship rings, all with FCS team North Dakota State. Texas Tech's Matt Wells is coming off a successful stretch with his alma mater...
Mine visit an effort by WVU’s Brown to connect with fans
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — One of Neal Brown's priorities during his first fall camp at West Virginia was to learn more about the Mountaineers' fanbase, so the new coach took his team to a working...
Transfer WR Sean Ryan ruled immediately eligible at WVU
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — The NCAA has granted immediately eligibility to West Virginia wide receiver Sean Ryan.
West Virginia coach Neal Brown announced the approval Friday.
T.J. Simmons hoping to join list of impact WVU receivers
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia wide receiver T.J. Simmons is embracing the chance to lead a unit that lost most of its production.
Oklahoma grad transfer QB Kendall named starter at WVU
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Oklahoma graduate transfer Austin Kendall has been named West Virginia's starting quarterback for the Aug. 31 season opener against FCS James Madison.
New regime aims to keep Appalachian St. atop Sun Belt
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — If Appalachian State is to prolong a three-year reign atop the Sun Belt Conference, it'll have to do so under a new regime.
New coach Neal Brown’s task is to keep West Virginia rolling
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — New coach Neal Brown has a tall task as he tries to prevent West Virginia's perennially prolific offense from turning pathetic.
WVU adds ex-LSU punter Growden as graduate transfer
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia has added former LSU punter Josh Growden as a graduate transfer.
West Virginia coach Neal Brown announced that Growden practiced with the Mountaineers...