West Virginia University defensive coordinator Vic Koenning apologized to defensive back Kerry Martin Jr. and the rest of the team Wednesday night, saying he never intended to offend through his words or actions. He also said he would cooperate fully with the independent investigation of all…
West Virginia University placed the football team’s defensive coordinator on paid administrative leave Tuesday and announced an investigation into a player’s claims the coach made insensitive remarks about him, race, religion and protesters.
Monday marked the beginning of a new football recruiting dead period on the NCAA summer calendar. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the NCAA’s rules to curtail the virus’ spread, college football has been on an extended dead period for months. That means no in-person recruiting, but a…
HUNTINGTON — As it turns out, Marshall and West Virginia alumni will not square off in The Basketball Tournament.
That song Texas Christian University football coach Gary Patterson released this month? It was a country song, but considering the way the 2019 season ended for his Horned Frogs, it could have been the blues.
A second West Virginia University football player has tested positive for COVID-19 and will enter a self-isolation period for the next 14 days.
I would really love for sports to return in full force sometime soon. It would be great to see all the major professional and college sports come back when they’ve planned to do so. Count me as hopeful.
HUNTINGTON — College football is now on track to start the 2020 season on time following the approval of a preseason schedule by the NCAA Division I Council on Wednesday.
There weren’t a ton of bright spots in Matt Wells’ first season as Texas Tech’s football coach. The Red Raiders went 4-8 last year, and only 2-8 after wins over UTEP, which finished 1-11, and Football Championship Subdivision team Montana State.
Joseph Boletepeli didn’t enter the game on the Saturday that North Carolina State’s football team played West Virginia University in 2019. The next time he walks onto the field with the Mountaineers, it’ll be while wearing old gold and blue.
Two with West Virginia University ties and one former Marshall player are on the latest ballot for the College Football Hall of Fame.
Fans who walk through the turnstiles this fall at Milan Puskar Stadium won’t be handing over a paper ticket to watch the West Virginia University football team play.
There will be a definite West Virginia feel to the return of live basketball during The Basketball Tournament, which starts July 4 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio.
One West Virginia University football player has tested positive for COVID-19 during the testing necessary to return to voluntary workouts.
The first year of Chris Klieman’s tenure as Kansas State’s football coach was a resounding success. Klieman rose from Football Championship Subdivision North Dakota State, where he won four FCS national titles, to lead the Wildcats to a three-win improvement from 2018 and a berth in the Libe…
EDITOR’S NOTE: Marshall’s first game after moving up from NCAA Division I-AA to I-A probably couldn’t have been more hyped. The Thundering Herd visited Mountaineer Field and threw a scare into favored West Virginia on Aug. 30, 1997. The Mountaineers won 42-31, but rallied late to do it as Ma…
When the folks who aren’t fans of changes in name, image and likeness rules in the NCAA — changes that would allow student-athletes to market themselves and profit off their names, images and likenesses — offer their counterpoints, they often talk about unfairness. They say that the bulk of …
HUNTINGTON — When COVID-19 took hold of the nation in March, it brought an unexpected cancellation to a time when everyone is looking forward to the NCAA basketball tournament.