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An abysmal West Virginia defense finally caught up with the Mountaineers as they allowed 676 total yards to Texas Tech in a 49-14 blowout in Lubbock. WVU has allowed nearly 1,800 yards and 157 points in their last three games.

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) -- Seth Doege passed for six touchdowns and a season-high 499 yards and Texas Tech's

10/13/2012 - 19:53
Andrew Buie ran for 207 yards and two touchdowns, and Geno Smith tossed four scoring strikes, as West Virginia knocked off Texas 48-45 in a wild shootout in Austin.

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Geno Smith passed for four touchdowns, leading No.

10/06/2012 - 23:17
Geno Smith threw for 656 yards and 8 touchdown passes to lead No. 9 West Virginia to a 70-63 win over No. 25 Baylor. Smith outdueled the Bears’ Nick Florence, who threw for 581 yards and 5 TDs in a game shockingly void of anything resembling defense.

Smith tied a Big 12 record with eight touchdown passes and Baylor's Terrance Williams set the conference record with 314 yards receiving.

09/29/2012 - 16:36
Welcome to the Big 12, West Virginia. It took $20 million and eight months to officially defect from the Big East, but the move is worth it for a perfect match. That’s what this is, afterall: a perfect match.

Last October, with Pittsburgh and Syracuse both fleeing the Big East, WVU was forced to act.

08/14/2012 - 10:20
Joel Peretic
Head football coach to make $2.3 million this season

West Virginia University Director of Athletics Oliver Luck and Head Football Coach Dana Holgorsen have agreed to terms

08/08/2012 - 11:25
PSR Staff
Big 12 announces media preseason football poll

Oklahoma has been picked to win its eighth Big 12 championship in the 2012 Big 12 Football Preseason Poll, voted on by media representatives who cover the Conference.

07/19/2012 - 17:53
PSR Staff
Pitt's Hubie Graham and Ryan Turnley named to John Mackey Award and Rimington Watch Lists

Two more Pitt players, as well as players from Penn State and WVU, were named preseason candidates for top national awards t

07/10/2012 - 11:27
PSR Staff
One-time Michigan Wolverine Ray Vinopal is one of several transfers who figure to play a significant role for new coach Paul Chryst and the Pitt Panthers this fall.

Safety Ray Vinopal, #9

06/26/2012 - 11:21
Tony DeFazio
Guard Matt Humphrey joins Mountaineers program after stints at Boston College and Oregon

Matt Humphrey, a 6-foot-5, 195-pound guard who previously attended Boston College and Oregon, has signed a grant-in-aid to attend West Virginia University and will play basketball for the Mountaine

06/12/2012 - 16:32
PSR Staff
2012 class includes Katie Barnes, Dan Cavanaugh, Ben Dunkerley, Bo Orlando, Ed Pastilong, Lee Patrone and Maurice Robinson

Seven outstanding contributors to Mountaineer athletics make up the 22nd class of honorees in the West Virginia University

05/29/2012 - 13:24
PSR Staff
Pirates general manager Neal Huntington added five pieces to the roster before the trade deadline at the end of July.
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Mt. Pleasant senior student-athlete Madison Kromer was honored with the CoGo's High School Sports Unsung Hero Award Friday night at Vikings Stadium.
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In March, when the United States Women’s National Team announced their 23-woman roster, Gibsonia’s Meghan Klingenberg made her first World Cup team with very little fanfare.
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Allderdice improved to 3-2 with a 50-8 win over Pittsburgh City League foe Carrick at Cupples Stadium on the South Side Friday night.
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Only the Bengals were winners Week 1 in the AFC North, as the Steelers had no defense, the Ravens had no offense and the Browns did not have very much on either side of the ball.
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On the heels of a dismal 4-8 season in 2013—and seated firmly upon the hotseat—head coach Dana Holgorsen was able to steer the West Virginia football program back in the right direction in 2014.
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In western Pennsylvania, football is the sport that the natives follow most closely, and with two major programs, Pitt and Penn State, most of the attention is divided among the two of them.
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With Week 1 in the books, there are plenty of storylines to keep an eye on as the 2015 season chugs along.
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