With Christmas and the New Year’s holidays, many of your favorite Mountaineers of the past returned to our hemisphere for winter break. This past week, Da’Sean Butler, John Flowers and Alex Ruoff did not play. Joe Alexander and Deniz Kilicli were held out of their respective games. A quartet of WVUPros were in action, however.
Bob Huggins has always been a coach who asks a lot of his players. He has never been one to shy away from letting a player know when they have made a mistake, and has always stressed the importance of playing hard and communicating, particularly on the defensive end.
In his second season with BG Göttingen, WVU guard Alex Ruoff is playing very well, and has his team in a playoff spot after winning the Division 2 championship last season and being promoted to Division 1.
Truck Bryant continues to find success on the basketball court overseas, and was named Eurobasket.com’s Player of the Week recently.
This week we look at the various Mountaineers in action over New Year’s, starting with Devin Ebanks asserting himself and becoming a leader on his new team in Mexico.