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Saturday November 29 2014
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Juwan Staten scored 21 points to lead the Mountaineers over No. 17 UConn 78-68 to win the Puerto Rico Tip-Off championship

The West Virginia Mountaineers handed their former Big East rival Connecticut Huskies their first loss of the season in the championship of the Puerto Rico Tip-off tournament, winning 78-68.

11/23/2014 - 22:59
Alex Stumpf
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) -- West Virginia coach Bob Huggins arrived in Puerto Rico this week expecting to see his team face tough situations.

If it continues to handle those situations the way it did against Boston College, the Mountaineers have a chance to go far this season.

11/22/2014 - 01:30
PSR Staff
Williams leads with 16 points and 10 rebounds

West Virginia head coach Bob Huggins was on familiar ground as the Mountaineers took on George Mason in the first round of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off, and WVU made easy work of the Patriots 

11/20/2014 - 23:08
Alissa Persichetti
Staten scores 20 for Mountaineers

West Virginia shot 26 percent but managed to take a late lead over Monmouth and pulled away for a 64-54 win Friday night in Morgantown

11/14/2014 - 22:33
PSR Staff
West Virginia is picked to finish sixth in the Big 12 pre-season poll, but head coach Bob Huggins hopes that the Mountaineers could be the surprise of the conference.

WVU lost three of their top five scorers, but First-Team All-Big 12 guard Juwan Staten returns for his senior season.

11/13/2014 - 09:08
Shanna Rose
Mountaineers fall 33-16 in Austin

As the season starts to heat up and the playoffs draw closer, each game becomes increasingly more important for West Virginia Mountaineers.

11/08/2014 - 19:58
Alissa Persichetti
TCU’s Jaden Oberkrom kicked a 37-yard field goal as time expired to give the No. 10 Horned Frogs a 31-30 victory over No. 20 West Virginia (6-3,4-2) in front of a sold out crowd on Saturday.

The game marks the third close game between the two teams since joining the Big 12 three seasons ago.

11/01/2014 - 21:34
Shanna Rose
West Virginia University prides itself in its football team. Both the school and the state itself pride themselves in WVU athletics. It was a prideful day, then, when WVU’s football team hired Tom Bradley as senior associate head coach in February.

Bradley was a member of Joe Paterno’s staff for 33 seasons at Penn State, serving as defensive coordinator for the final 11 years.

10/28/2014 - 01:33
Shanna Rose
Mountaineers stay hot, set up crucial game with TCU next week in Morgantown

No. 22 West Virginia has proved this year that they are a team that knows how to close the door.

10/25/2014 - 20:18
Anthony Jaskulski
Defense, Trickett lead the way as Mountaineers improve to 3-1 in Big 12

MORGANTOWN, WV -- Clint Trickett passed for 322 yards and three touchdowns and Baylor had over 200 yards in penalties as West Virginia upset the fourth-ranked Bears 41-27 in Morgan

10/18/2014 - 15:48
Tony DeFazio
This is not a great time for the National Football League. America's richest and most successful sports league is being taken to task by everyone from media to protest groups to longtime fans.
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When Pitt head coach Jamie Dixon heard senior Cameron Wright had gone down with a non-basketball related foot injury, he didn’t think much of it. “You know, I was actually on the road,” Dixon said.
Feature TwoPitt Basketball
The six western Pennsylvania quarterbacks in the Pro Football Hall of Fame -- Jim Kelly, Dan Marino, Joe Montana, Joe Namath, George Blanda and Johnny Unitas -- will be honored in Pittsburgh next summer.
Feature ThreePure Steel
From 2004 to 2011, the Steelers led the league or finished second in fewest points allowed per game five times. Those squads were marshaled by Steelers greats such as nose tackle Casey Hampton and receiver Hines Ward, who recently made headlines for calling his old team's defense “soft.”
Feature FourPure Steel
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The 2014-15 season is underway and plenty of high-end talent dots the top teams in America. Here is PSR's early peek at some of the best players in the land.
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There were smiles after a Plum football game late last season, for the first time in more than two years. The Mustangs finally came out on the winning end of a game.
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At Pitt Basketball’s 2014 Midnight Madness event, Joseph Uchebo did not win the dunk contest. He did, however, win over the fans.
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Can John Calipari load up for another title run with what is perhaps America's most talented roster? Does UConn have enough to repeat? Will the Tar Heels big men lead UNC to the promised land?
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