The Mountain East Conference tournament hasn’t even started and the University of Charleston women’s team is already raking in some postseason honors.
West Virginia Wesleyan upset West Virginia State 100-84 in the first round of the Mountain East Conference women’s basketball tournament Monday night at the Walker Convocation Center in Institute.
HUNTINGTON — As Conference USA’s final regular season weekend commences, only one thing has been solidified for Marshall’s men’s and women’s basketball teams.
In this space a week ago, we went into great detail about the quarterback dominoes in the Class of 2022 and how West Virginia narrowed its focus on a handful of targets, but still needed to adapt in case things did not go their way.
As opposed to years past, when the West Virginia University women’s basketball team needed late-season flourishes just to make the NCAA Tournament, this year’s edition of the Mountaineers is just trying to guide the plane home with a tournament berth likely already in the bag.
The West Virginia State softball team began its 2021 campaign with a 7-4 win over Findlay and a 4-3 loss to Hillsdale on Monday in the Glenville Invitational at Glenville State.
The 2021 Mountain East Conference men’s and women’s basketball tournament kicks off this week, both in Wheeling and on schools’ campuses, with first-round games starting on Monday.
Jamie LaMaster had mixed feelings Sunday evening when he learned that his George Washington girls basketball team was voted No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason poll for Class AAAA schools.
The No. 22-ranked West Virginia University baseball team posted a four-run ninth inning and defeated Bryan 9-7 in its final game of the CCU Baseball Tournament Sunday at Springs Brooks Stadium in Conway, South Carolina.
Suddenly thrust into West Virginia’s starting lineup on Saturday against Kansas State with point guard Miles “Deuce” McBride nursing some nagging injuries, junior Jordan McCabe never flinched.
HUNTINGTON — If anyone said Marshall University’s men’s basketball team would beat North Texas without Jarrod West scoring a point, making a steal, handing out an assist or grabbing a rebound, he likely would have been met with skepticism.
HUNTINGTON — Andy Taylor from Mayberry was known as the sheriff without a gun, but Marshall University basketball’s Andrew Taylor is a player who can shoot.
The University of Charleston’s women’s basketball team normally doesn’t go very deep on its bench, with Haley Moore and Abby Lee the only two getting regular minutes. And the Golden Eagles greatly needed their contributions Saturday in the regular-season finale.
LAWRENCE, Kan. — Kysre Gondrezick scored 25 points, including a 3-pointer with 16.7 seconds left, Esmery Martinez had a double-double with a career-high 24 rebounds and No. 18 West Virginia held on to defeat Kansas 72-68 on Saturday.
HUNTINGTON — Coming from Alabama, there haven’t been many times that Marshall head coach Charles Huff has been behind in the fourth quarter.
The West Virginia University baseball team fell to Coastal Carolina 10-5 Saturday afternoon on the second day of the CCU Baseball Tournament in Conway, South Carolina.