Area roundup: Shepherd hands West Virginia State men 8th straight loss

Area roundup: Shepherd hands West Virginia State men 8th straight loss

West Virginia State’s men’s basketball team’s hot start to the second half Saturday afternoon wasn’t enough to overcome a rough first half as the Yellow Jackets dropped their eighth straight game, losing to Shepherd 81-69...

Charleston men’s basketball comes up short against No. 2 Fairmont State

Charleston men’s basketball comes up short against No. 2 Fairmont State

The University of Charleston men’s basketball team had early designs on an upset of No. 2 Fairmont State on Saturday.

UC, WVSU men’s hoops face tough tests Saturday

UC, WVSU men’s hoops face tough tests Saturday

The West Virginia State and University of Charleston men’s basketball teams flip-flop opponents Saturday afternoon, and both teams hope they fare better against those foes than their Kanawha Valley counterparts did Thursday night.

Documentary chronicles WVSU legend Earl Lloyd’s journey to NBA

Documentary chronicles WVSU legend Earl Lloyd’s journey to NBA

Everyone knows the story of Jackie Robinson and the way he broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier by becoming the first African-American player to appear in a game.

Fairmont State lives up to lofty ranking in 108-72 romp over West Virginia State

Fairmont State lives up to lofty ranking in 108-72 romp over West Virginia State

Coming into Thursday’s game against No. 2 Fairmont State, West Virginia State coach Bryan Poore knew that things could get tough if his group tried to play at the same pace as the Falcons.

Injury bug hits Charleston, WVSU men’s basketball teams

Injury bug hits Charleston, WVSU men’s basketball teams

One can find out a lot about a team by the way it handles difficult situations at important points in the season.

Roundup: Charleston softball ranked No. 9 in D2 preseason poll

Roundup: Charleston softball ranked No. 9 in D2 preseason poll

The University of Charleston softball team is ranked No. 9 in the country in the season’s first National Fastpitch Coaches Association poll.

West Virginia State hires Kris Kern as new volleyball coach

West Virginia State hires Kris Kern as new volleyball coach

West Virginia State University has tapped an Ohio prep volleyball coaching record-holder to become its new volleyball coach.

Roundup: Fairmont State men climb to No. 2 in D2 basketball poll

Roundup: Fairmont State men climb to No. 2 in D2 basketball poll

The Fairmont State men’s basketball team climbed to No. 2 in this week’s NABC/Division II rankings.

West Virginia State hires George Shehl as defensive coordinator

West Virginia State hires George Shehl as defensive coordinator

New West Virginia State football coach John Pennington has added another former teammate from his West Virginia University days to his staff.

Point-guard depth a big help for Charleston men’s basketball

Point-guard depth a big help for Charleston men’s basketball

As it dives into the final weeks of the regular season, the University of Charleston men’s basketball team has plenty to play for.

UC men aim to keep streak alive vs. Glenville State

UC men aim to keep streak alive vs. Glenville State

The University of Charleston men’s basketball team kept its good fortunes going on Thursday night, winning its fourth game in a row by beating West Virginia Wesleyan on the road.

University of Charleston to discontinue rowing program

University of Charleston to discontinue rowing program

The University of Charleston will discontinue its rowing program after the 2017 season.

Hurricane’s Alex Wilson on USA roster for Baseball Classic

Hurricane’s Alex Wilson on USA roster for Baseball Classic

Alex Wilson, a former standout at Hurricane High School and current relief pitcher for the Detroit Tigers, was named to the United States roster for the World Baseball Classic on Wednesday.

Glenville State hands West Virginia State 5th straight loss

Glenville State hands West Virginia State 5th straight loss

The West Virginia State men’s basketball team dropped its fifth game in a row on Thursday, falling 84-78 to Glenville State at the Walker Convocation Center.

UC softball picked to finish second in MEC South Division

UC softball picked to finish second in MEC South Division

The University of Charleston women’s softball team, which made its first trip to the Division II Women’s College World Series last season, was picked Thursday to finish second in the Mountain East Conference’s South Division in a...

Crunch time coming for West Virginia State men’s basketball

Crunch time coming for West Virginia State men’s basketball

With just six games remaining in the regular season, the West Virginia State men’s basketball team finds itself in a situation where every game feels like a postseason game.

WVSU baseball picked to win Mountain East South Division, UC picked fourth in South

WVSU baseball picked to win Mountain East South Division, UC picked fourth in South

West Virginia State University’s baseball team was picked Wednesday to win the Mountain East’s South Division. The Yellow Jackets’ foe in last season’s MEC title game, Shepherd, was picked to win the North. The preseason...

Charleston men pull away to beat Notre Dame College

Charleston men pull away to beat Notre Dame College

Charleston used a dominant second half, led by a tough defensive performance and several big plays from a number of players down the stretch, to pull away late for a 71-61 victory over Notre Dame College on Saturday.

UC men’s hoops tries to maintain momentum, WVSU hopes to regain it

UC men’s hoops tries to maintain momentum, WVSU hopes to regain it

After struggling to find its footing for a large stretch of the season, the University of Charleston men’s basketball team has started putting together a string of good games as the Golden Eagles head into the final month of the regular season....

Derek Redd: College football coaches see no problem with December signing period

Derek Redd: College football coaches see no problem with December signing period

Welcome to the first days of the rest of your college football recruiting lives.

WVU Tech baseball, WVSU softball begin seasons Friday

WVU Tech baseball, WVSU softball begin seasons Friday

Despite the chill of the early February air, a pair of the Kanawha Valley’s local college spring sports begin their seasons Friday.

UC men race past visiting Urbana, 79-65

UC men race past visiting Urbana, 79-65

Charleston jumped out to a quick lead and didn’t look back, picking up a 79-65 victory over Urbana on Wednesday night at the Wehrle Athletic Arena.

In-state pickups highlight WVSU, Charleston signing days

In-state pickups highlight WVSU, Charleston signing days

For as long as he can remember, Dylan Lucas had played football with the goal of one day getting the opportunity to play at the college level.


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