WVU men’s hoops unveils full non-conference schedule

WVU men’s hoops unveils full non-conference schedule

The West Virginia University men’s basketball team’s non-conference schedule will take the Mountaineers from Florida to Germany. It rekindles an old rivalry and brings one of the sport’s bluebloods to Morgantown.

West Virginia football gets commit from Ohio linebacker Chandler

West Virginia football gets commit from Ohio linebacker Chandler

As of last Tuesday, Canton (Ohio) McKinley linebacker Josh Chandler had never even been mentioned as a target for West Virginia. By Sunday afternoon, he was the latest member of the Mountaineers’ 2018 class.

Doug Smock: Golf goes well beyond the stars

Doug Smock: Golf goes well beyond the stars

It wasn’t my highlight of the sports year by any stretch, but I had to chuckle when Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy and Jason Day missed the cut by a combined 16 shots at the U.S. Open.

Power goes down, Ty Moore gets called up

Power goes down, Ty Moore gets called up

Ty Moore started the season in extended spring training, wondering if he would be placed on some team’s roster.

Rick Ryan: Kanawha Valley coaching changes, West/Frampton and coach Kinder

Rick Ryan: Kanawha Valley coaching changes, West/Frampton and coach Kinder

By Rick Ryan

Staff writer

You weren’t seeing double if you noticed a couple of Kanawha Valley boys basketball coaching positions being filled last week.

WVU football picks up pair of major-college transfers

WVU football picks up pair of major-college transfers

The West Virginia University football team picked up a pair of transfers from high-profile Football Bowl Subdivision schools over the weekend, one from the University of Miami and one from Alabama.

Valerio’s home run earns Power split vs. Lexington

Valerio’s home run earns Power split vs. Lexington

Adrian Valerio hit a three-run home run in the bottom of the fifth to lead the West Virginia Power to a 4-1 win over the Lexington Legends in the second game of a South Atlantic League doubleheader Saturday night at Appalachian Power Park, earning the ...

Frank Giardina: Catching up with Steve Brown, Andy Kniceley

Frank Giardina: Catching up with Steve Brown, Andy Kniceley

It happens every June. The Major League Baseball draft has come and gone and draft hopefuls who were not selected are left disappointed.

West Virginia Power aims for better start to 2nd half

West Virginia Power aims for better start to 2nd half

As it enters the second half of the season, the West Virginia Power hopes to use what it has learned from the first 66 games it played prior to the South Atlantic League All-Star Game.

Mitch Vingle: WVU’s Gary Jennings says receivers can have a ball

Mitch Vingle: WVU’s Gary Jennings says receivers can have a ball

If you want to see a wide smile from WVU receiver Gary Jennings, ask him about quarterback Will Grier.

From adjustable drivers to multiple shafts, golf pros picky about clubs

From adjustable drivers to multiple shafts, golf pros picky about clubs

Having played the game of golf for more than five decades, Steve Fox has seen the evolution of equipment from almost all angles.

Bruce Irvin, other notable players lead kids’ football clinic

Bruce Irvin, other notable players lead kids’ football clinic

Born in Atlanta, Bruce Irvin also considers West Virginia home.

Talented freshman class boosts Poca’s football chances

Talented freshman class boosts Poca’s football chances

An influx of talent from the successful middle school program has Poca’s football coaches and players feeling optimistic as they prepare for the coming season.

Hundred, Poca hopeful of erasing record prep football losing streaks

Hundred, Poca hopeful of erasing record prep football losing streaks

From opposite sides of the state, Hundred and Poca are locked in a race neither wants to win.

What can Mingo Central’s Jeremy Dillon do for an encore?

What can Mingo Central’s Jeremy Dillon do for an encore?

All Jeremy Dillon did last year — with less than a month of preparation for his first gig at quarterback — is lead Mingo Central to an unbeaten season and its first state football championship, and capture the Kennedy Award as the top...

Stuart Appleby will receive exemption into Greenbrier Classic

Stuart Appleby will receive exemption into Greenbrier Classic

Stuart Appleby, the inaugural winner of the Greenbrier Classic, needs an exemption to get into the tournament and will receive one, the Gazette-Mail learned Friday.

WVU teammates impressed with new QB Will Grier

WVU teammates impressed with new QB Will Grier

MORGANTOWN — West Virginia’s football players know two things to be true about their quarterback for the fall.

Derek Redd: Daymark residents get a taste of golf

Derek Redd: Daymark residents get a taste of golf

It only took a few swings during his first golfing experience for Nick to know he wanted a next one.

WVU football gets tight end verbal commitment

WVU football gets tight end verbal commitment

West Virginia sneaked Chicago Marist tight end T.J. Ivy onto campus on Thursday night, and the move paid off in a big way. The coveted tight end committed to the Mountaineers over Indiana, Illinois, Iowa and others.

Roundup: QB recruit won’t be coming to Marshall

Roundup: QB recruit won’t be coming to Marshall

Former Texas quarterback Kai Locksley will not be heading to Marshall to sit out a transfer season after all. Locksley tweeted this week that he is enrolling at Iowa Western Community College.

Power opens 2nd half with 4 homers in 9-6 victory over Lexington

Power opens 2nd half with 4 homers in 9-6 victory over Lexington

The West Virginia Power got the second half of the season started with a bang, hitting four home runs en route to a 9-6 win over the Lexington Legends on Thursday night at Appalachian Power Park.

Roundup: Former WVU hoops player Joe Fryz dies at 58

Roundup: Former WVU hoops player Joe Fryz dies at 58

Former WVU men’s basketball player Joe Fryz died Sunday at age 58 of complications from ALS.

Mitch Vingle: The Classic that wasn’t; the horror that was

Mitch Vingle: The Classic that wasn’t; the horror that was

The tone of his voice will always haunt.

The tone, that is, taken by Gov. Jim Justice a year ago.

Kindness, generosity kept Clay County football going strong after flood devastation

Kindness, generosity kept Clay County football going strong after flood devastation

The final plays of the season were the most memorable ones for Clay County’s football team last fall.