West Virginia Mountaineers

Geno Smith. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Silverman: Geno Smith Is No Miracle Man At Quarterback

Geno Smith of West Virginia is the top-ranked quarterback in this year’s class, but the 2013 Draft is nothing like the 2012 class.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2013

Bruce Irvin. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Report: DE Irvin Will Visit Bears Before Draft

According to a report, West Virginia DE Bruce Irvin will make a pre-draft visit to Halas Hall on April 16.

CBS Chicago–03/23/2012

DePaul Blue Demons

DePaul Falls To West Virginia 92-75 For 9th Straight Loss

Seniors Darryl “Truck” Bryant and Kevin Jones closed out their West Virginia home careers in grand style Tuesday night as the Mountaineers dunked DePaul 92-75 while hosting their final Big East game.


John Shurna

Hoge: NCAA Tournament Bubble Watch 1.0

Selection Sunday is just a little over two weeks away. Here’s the latest look at which teams are in good shape, which teams have work to do and which teams are in serious trouble:

CBS Chicago–02/24/2012

Generic photo (Jamie Squire/ Getty Images)

No. 20 Notre Dame Beats West Virginia 71-44

Jerian Grant scored 20 points and No. 20 Notre Dame extended its winning streak to nine games with a 71-44 rout of West Virginia on Wednesday night.


Mountaineer Field in Morgantown, West Virginia. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

WVU Settles Big East Lawsuit, Will Join Big 12

West Virginia University announced Tuesday it has settled a lawsuit with the Big East for an unspecified amount, clearing the way for the conference power Mountaineers to join the Big 12 in July in time for the fall football season.

CBS Chicago–02/14/2012

J.T. Thomas #52 of the Chicago Bears works out during a summer training camp practice at Olivet Nazarene University on July 30, 2011 in Bourbonnais, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Linebacker J.T. Thomas Arrested On Drug Charge

Bears linebacker J.T. Thomas was arrested and charged with a misdemeanor possession of marijuana Monday morning in Morgantown, West Virginia.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2012

Jack Cooley. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Surging Irish Win At West Virginia

The home crowd came to cheer on Kevin Jones Wednesday night, but it was Notre Dame’s center who stole the show in a 55-51 Fighting Irish victory over West Virginia.

CBS Chicago–02/09/2012

Rich Rodriguez

Arizona Hires Rich Rod To Rebuild Football Program

Rich Rodriguez turned West Virginia into a national championship contender before flaming out as Michigan coach under enormous expectations.

CBS Chicago–11/22/2011

West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Big 12 Officially Invites West Virginia To Join Conference

The Big 12 on Friday invited West Virginia to join the league next season, giving the conference a replacement for Missouri and dealing another setback to the beleaguered Big East.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2011

Mountaineer Field in Morgantown, West Virginia. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

West Virginia To Big 12 Not Done Deal

West Virginia appeared to be the choice of the Big 12 presidents after a Monday board of directors’ meeting, but now Big East rival Louisville is back in the picture.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2011

Geno Smith of the West Virginia Mountaineers drops back to pass. The Big 12 approved WVU to replace Missouri.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

AP Source: Big 12 approves WVU to replace Missouri

The Big 12 has approved bringing in West Virginia to replace Missouri when the Tigers complete their move to the Southeastern Conference, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press on Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–10/25/2011

The Big Ten Tournament in Indianapolis. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Illini, West Virginia To Take To Basketball Court In Italy

The Fighting Illini basketball team will be joined by West Virginia in a stop at an American air base on its upcoming trip to Italy.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2011

Joey Brooks, Ben Hansbrough, Jack Cooley

West Virginia Gets The Best Of The Irish

Notre Dame finished ahead after the first half, but barely. When the Irish thought it was going to be a close game, West Virginia broke away and kept a strong lead to beat No. 8 Notre Dame.


Kris Faber

DePaul Continues To Disappoint

DePaul sits in last place with an embarrassing record of 0-12 in the conference and 6-18 overall. West Virginia had nothing to fear facing the Blue Demons and added another loss to DePaul’s record. John […]