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West Virginia Sports

West Virginia 20-17 win keeps TCU from getting bowl eligible

By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — West Virginia quarterback Jarret Doege threw the ball and then took a big hit. When he got up and looked down the field, he saw the official with his hands in the air signaling a touchdown. "I had no idea what happened," Doege ...

Duke, West Virginia, Ohio State headline 2020 Battle 4 Atlantis field

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Duke and West Virginia headline the 2020 field for the Battle 4 Atlantis men's college basketball tournament. The eight-team field was announced Friday on the final day of this year's Thanksgiving-week event at the Atlantis resort. The Blue Devils won the ...

Duck or Rudolph? Steelers facing improbable QB debate

By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mason Rudolph has the pedigree and the pressure. Devlin Hodges has the charisma and the confidence. And their head coach has a very important decision to make between the two young quarterbacks before the Pittsburgh Steelers face the ...

Duck Time: Hodges leads Steelers over winless Bengals 16-10

By JOE KAY AP Sports Writer CINCINNATI (AP) — Devlin "Duck" Hodges took over for struggling Mason Rudolph and threw a 79-yard touchdown pass Sunday, sparking the depleted Pittsburgh Steelers to a 16-10 victory that kept the Cincinnati Bengals the only winless team in the NFL. Hodges ...

Some WVa high school sports teams to change classes

PARKERSBURG, W.Va. (AP) — Several West Virginia high school athletic teams will be changing classes after the governing body for prep sports released its structure system based on enrollment for the next four school years. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports the West Virginia Secondary ...

Tshiebwe notches double-double, WVU beats Boston U. 69-44

By MATT THORNSBURY Associated Press MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia hasn't had much success on defense since Jevon Carter left for the NBA after the end of the 2017-18 season. The Mountaineers showed some inside dominance against Boston University on Friday night. Led by big men ...

Turnover-savvy Oklahoma St defense looks to get more at WVU

By The Associated Press undefined No. 22 Oklahoma State (7-3, 4-3 Big 12, No. 21 CFP) at West Virginia (4-6, 2-5), Saturday at 12 p.m. EST (ESPN2). Line: Oklahoma State by 6 1/2. Series record: Oklahoma State leads 6-4. WHAT'S AT STAKE The Cowboys are looking for their fourth straight win ...

Oklahoma State’s Hubbard brings run show to West Virginia

By JOHN RABY AP Sports Writer MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia defensive lineman Reese Donahue is feeling all the emotions this week as he and 21 other seniors prepare for their final home game. Donahue is bittersweet about suiting up one last time at Mountaineer Field on Saturday ...

Big 12 has chance for 2 more 1st-year coaches in bowl games

By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer Chris Klieman gets an extra game in his first season at Kansas State, and that is significant for the Wildcats' first-year coach even though it won't be as long of a season as he got used to before he got to Manhattan. Texas Tech's Matt Wells and West ...

Gondrezick scores 20, No. 25 West Virginia women win

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Kysre Gondrezick scored 20 points, Tynice Martin added 17 points and No. 25 West Virginia beat Coppin State 82-47 on Thursday. Gondrezick, a junior guard, led her team in scoring for the fourth straight game. She was 8 of 12 from the field with three 3-pointers. ...