In recent years, we’ve been embracing more of our sports history in our state. For example, we have seen a growth of basketball statues and monuments.
The Pro Football Hall of Fame snub of Hall-of-Fame-worthy Terrell Owens last week made me start wondering about something. It pains me to say it even crossed my mind, I find the thought so absurd. But what is happening to Owens in that Hall of Fame voting room had shoved that thought into my noggin anyway.
MORGANTOWN — Not too long ago in a season undulating toward the finish, West Virginia built a huge lead and watched it slip away. This may sound like a story you’ve heard before, but it is not. This is the story about how and why Bob Huggins met the man who has parodied him for more than five years on Twitter.
Personally, I like to steer clear of those “the rich get richer” columns on the state of college athletics, because I usually end up muttering a variation of “no joke, Sherlock.”