Here is a recap of the week that was among Mountaineers on the hardwood around the world.
Doug Rigg was an outstanding linebacker for the Mountaineers who now has his eyes set on the NFL. We talk to him about his career at WVU and his experience during the NFL Draft process.
With less than a month to go until the draft begins, you can be sure this won’t be Clarke’s last stop.
As we draw ever closer to the NFL Draft, the prospect workouts for teams are picking up steam. On Wednesday, NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reported that WVU’s Charles Sims was in Washington to workout for the Redskins.
The hatred and the rivalry runs deep and goes way back for the Backyard Brawl. In 1953, the Brawl was the season-opener for the 16th ranked Mountaineers at the 17th ranked Pitt Panthers in front of 43,446 fans.
A week after leading the defense for the Lehigh Valley Steelhawks of the PIFL to a win, Larry Ford tells us he has signed with the Cleveland Gladiators of the Arena Football League.
Ray Gaddis and the Philadelphia Union are in the midst of one of their busiest stretches of the season, playing three games in eight days. The seemingly tireless WVU Soccer product Ray Gaddis is ready for it.
In the past two weeks, two Mountaineer DBs have signed on with CFL teams following the announcement of Kent Richardson signing with the Toronto Argonauts on Tuesday.
This week’s look at Mountaineers on the hardwood examines a few players leading the way as they charge through their respective Playoffs as well as Kevin Jones continuing to excel in the Philippines and the a new WVUPro.
Bussie became the first WVU Women’s basketball player selected in the WNBA Draft since 2008.