MORGANTOWN — Seeing that what took him to the Coliseum floor Monday night couldn’t take him out of the game, and understanding Bob Huggins was more interested in bragging about what his freshmen did against Texas than what atrial fibrillation did to him near the end of the first half, it came as no surprise the West Virginia coach had merely a brief update Thursday on the Big 12 coaches’ teleconference.
NORFOLK, Va. — B.J. Stith scored 17 points and Ahmad Caver added 16 Thursday night as Old Dominion breezed to a wire-to-wire 86-65 victory over Marshall Thursday night.
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 — When West Virginia went up big and fell down bigger in the final three minutes of regulation in last week’s loss to Kansas, when the Mountaineers went 7 for 11 at the free-throw line, committed three turnovers and bungled the final possession of regulation, the head coach “absolutely” had the right players in the game.
After Middle Tennessee continued its sports mastery over Marshall with a 97-86 basketball victory Saturday, I can’t stop marveling about the coaching stability at that school.