Former West Virginia quarterback-turned college coach Clint Trickett is making moves to further his career. Trickett has been with the coaching staff at East …
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The third-year skipper is enjoying another successful spring as head coach of the WVU Baseball team. His team continued their stellar play Tuesday evening when they defeated Pitt on the road to extend the team’s current string of victories to seven.
It’s time for another WVUPros Feel Good Friday – featuring none other than our beloved ‘Huggy Bear’! Not only has he put together and coached this year’s team to a Sweet 16 appearance, but he has also been a part of some pretty awesome charity work that is definitely ‘feel good’ worthy!
After beginning the game 1 of 11 from the field, the Mountaineers had little recourse to fall upon to counter Kentucky’s mounting pressure. Behind a 14 point night by Trey Lyles , the Wildcats had the game wrapped up by half-time.
Thursday night the West Virginia basketball team will try to pull off an upset for the ages as they take on the undefeated Kentucky Wildcats. If somehow WVU can do what many analysts are saying is impossible, and beat Kentucky Thursday night, it would go down as one of the biggest upsets in NCAA tournament history. In honor of West Virginia attempting to make underdog history we put together our own list of the top ten upsets in sports history.
Sophomore forward Devin Williams recorded his ninth double-double (16 points, 10 rebounds), while the rest of the team forced 20 turnovers as the Mountaineers pulled off a thrilling 69-59 victory over the fourth-seeded Maryland Terrapins Sunday night in Columbus.
West Virginia “survived and advanced” after being put to the test by a scrappy Buffalo side. But things won’t be any easier this evening when they take on the Maryland Terrapins tonight in Columbus.
The Mountaineers got resurgent efforts from Juwan Staten and Devin Williams as they would lead for a majority of Friday’s game. However, in the final minute, WVU needed one more big shot to end a mounting rally by the Bulls. They got just that as the shot clock expired as Tarik Phillip hit a clutch three to end Buffalo’s hopes of completing the comeback.
One of the more interesting second-round match-ups in this year’s big dance takes place today in Columbus, Ohio as the fifth-seeded West Virginia Mountaineers take on the No. 12 seed and Mid-American Conference champion Buffalo Bulls.