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WVU’s Phillip finds perfect fit, role in Morgantown
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WVU’s Phillip finds perfect fit, role in Morgantown

MORGANTOWN — The conversation that brought Tarik Phillip to West Virginia was going nowhere.

WVU’s Phillip finds perfect fit, role in Morgantown
WVU’s Phillip finds perfect fit, role in Morgantown

MORGANTOWN — The conversation that brought Tarik Phillip to West Virginia was going nowhere.

Chuck McGill: Wrestling belts will be a hit at Marshall
Chuck McGill: Wrestling belts will be a hit at Marshall

Marshall football players will be stylin’ and profilin’ next season.

State prepping for un-MEC matchup, UC back to conference business as usual
State prepping for un-MEC matchup, UC back to conference business as usual

Facing West Virginia Wesleyan’s men’s basketball team offers a distinctly un-Mountain East Conference experience for opponents. The University of Charleston saw that Thursday in its 50-34 win over the Bobcats. West Virginia State will...

Marshall, Western Kentucky rested and ready for tonight’s contest
Marshall, Western Kentucky rested and ready for tonight’s contest

HUNTINGTON — A week between games in February has been a blessing for Marshall’s basketball team, but it’s not necessarily an advantage.

Ravenswood’s Weiss runs today in U.S. Olympic marathon trials
Ravenswood’s Weiss runs today in U.S. Olympic marathon trials

Boston, Chicago and New York represent the top American marathons, but Ravenswood’s Jeff Weiss will race today in Los Angeles in the most heralded of all, the U.S. Olympic marathon trials.

C-USA notebook: Down year for league could cost UAB
C-USA notebook: Down year for league could cost UAB

With Conference USA play hitting the two-thirds mark this weekend, a few trends have emerged, including:

Defense rules as UC tops visiting Wesleyan
Defense rules as UC tops visiting Wesleyan

In a battle of the top two men’s basketball defenses in the Mountain East Conference, the University of Charleston’s came out the stingiest.

Roundup: Morris, Glenville State beat WVSU men
Roundup: Morris, Glenville State beat WVSU men

Brett Morris knocked down seven 3-pointers on his way to a game-high 38 points as Glenville State handed the West Virginia State men's basketball team an 83-70 loss Thursday evening at the Waco Center in Glenville.

No. 10 WVU mixes and matches lineups
No. 10 WVU mixes and matches lineups

MORGANTOWN — West Virginia has used four different starting lineups this season, and each change has come in the last 10 games. Every alteration was a matter of necessity and not ingenuity as each was prompted by...

Mitch Vingle: Civic Center, Huggins and hoops notes
Mitch Vingle: Civic Center, Huggins and hoops notes

The views from here:

When I made my way to the Charleston Civic Center for the Little General Shootout in the Big House, I pulled into the back parking lot on Lee Street.

WVU reinstates Jonathan Holton from suspension
WVU reinstates Jonathan Holton from suspension

MORGANTOWN — West Virginia senior forward Jonathan Holton has been reinstated, men’s basketball coach Bob Huggins announced Thursday afternoon. Holton had missed four games because of a suspension.

Marshall hires Pepe Pearson as running backs coach
Marshall hires Pepe Pearson as running backs coach

Pepe Pearson was an accomplished Ohio State running back and has lent his experience to many others at that position.

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WVU

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Marshall University

Chuck McGill: Wrestling belts will be a hit at Marshall
Marshall, Western Kentucky rested and ready for tonight’s contest
C-USA notebook: Down year for league could cost UAB
Marshall hires Pepe Pearson as running backs coach
Notebook: Rematches loom for Marshall basketball

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Columnists

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MEC Sports

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Defense rules as UC tops visiting Wesleyan
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WVSU men trying to improve bit by bit
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