In the second Battle for the Black Diamond Trophy in as many seasons on Thursday, head coach Neal Brown and the Mountaineers took a convincing 33-10 victory in Lane Stadium, a game that Brown viewed as a redemption for him and his team.
The Battle for the Black Diamond Trophy was back for its second straight season, with the West Virginia football team dominating the ground game and defeating the Virginia Tech Hokies 33-10 at Lane Stadium in Blacksburg, Virginia.
Although former head coach Frank Cignetti Sr. had a short career at West Virginia University, he left a lasting legacy on the school’s football program.
The West Virginia football team is set for another rivalry matchup on the road Thursday facing off against the Virginia Tech Hokies. The outcome of the game will determine the winner of the Black Diamond Trophy.
Following West Virginia’s lopsided victory over Towson on Saturday, head coach Neal Brown said he was impressed by the team’s improvement. However, he added a large rebound is still needed to overcome their slow start this season.
West Virginia football’s 2022 regular season continued Saturday at home against Towson.
West Virginia will continue its home stand on Saturday hosting its annual FCS opponent the Towson Tigers, looking for its first win of the young season.
Following West Virginia's loss against the Kansas Jayhawks at home on Saturday, head football coach Neal Brown was at a loss for words, recognizing the frustration from fans alongside the issues the team has faced in two close defeats to open the season.
On Saturday, Sept. 10, WVU football took on the Kansas Jayhawks in Milan Puskar Stadium for its 2022 home opener, falling in overtime 55-42 after fighting back late in the fourth quarter.
Mountaineer mascot Mary Roush has high hopes for WVU football this season, believing the team will be bowl eligible.
West Virginia kicked off its season last Thursday suffering a crushing defeat to the Pittsburgh Panthers. Now, as the Mountaineers prepare for their first home game, they could be in for another close matchup against the Kansas Jayhawks.
When the Backyard Brawl virtually sold out last month, some fans desperately scoured the internet and third-party vendors in search of tickets. While doing this, they risked the chance of being scammed.
In a NCAA College Football Playoff Committee meeting on Friday, the committee has decided move forward with plans to expand to a 12-team College Football playoff format beginning in 2026.
The Backyard Brawl was back on Thursday night, ending in a 38-31 victory for the Pittsburgh Panthers over West Virginia at Acrisure Stadium. It was a Pittsburgh sports record crowd for the rivalry matchup, with over 70,000 fans in attendance.
With the long-awaited matchup just a day away, the energy is inflating and flowing in both Morgantown and Pittsburgh. Both teams and their fans have been prepping anticipation of the Backyard Brawl.
West Virginia football officially kicks off this week with a historic matchup Thursday evening between the Mountaineers and Pittsburgh Panthers in the Backyard Brawl.
West Virginia University head football coach Neal Brown addressed the media Monday ahead of Thursday's Backyard Brawl, announcing JT Daniels as the starting quarterback.
The Backyard Brawl, a matchup between Pittsburgh and West Virginia University, is one of the most notable rivalries the history of both schools. There have been more than a hundred unique matchups since 1895, when the rivalry first began.
With the Backyard Brawl returning for the first time in 11 years, WVU football will be matching up with a familiar foe. However Pittsburgh will bring back a successful roster and it's important to recognize the competition leading into the historic rivalry matchup.
West Virginia University President E. Gordon Gee took a firm stance against current NCAA trends on Monday, saying the transfer portal could pose serious problems to college sports if left unchecked.
There are a lot of fresh faces in WVU football this season, with the team seeing 11 transfers and one of the largest recruiting classes since before the pandemic. At the same time, the Mountaineers will face some of the most challenging matchups in recent years.
Since West Virginia head football coach Neal Brown was hired in the winter of 2019 out of Troy University, he has been an exceptional leader, skillful at bringing in new talent and has acted as a wonderful representative of the state of West Virginia.
Former WVU quarterback Jarret Doege has left his third college after re-entering his name in the NCAA transfer portal on Sunday, leaving Western Kentucky after competing for the starting position in fall camp.
The legendary former West Virginia quarterback Pat White is making a big career move. The former Alcorn State and Alabama State quarterbacks coach and South Florida running backs coach has been hired by the National Football League’s Los Angeles Chargers as an offensive assistant.
West Virginia Mountaineer football head coach Neal Brown spoke to Big 12 media personnel last Wednesday, highlighting his optimism for the conference amidst possible changes and realignment for the 2022 season.
On Tuesday afternoon, the West Virginia Mountaineers landed a commitment from 2023 OL Johnny Williams IV from the home state of the defending national champion Georgia Bulldogs
Saturday, June 25 was a big day for Neal Brown and the West Virginia Mountaineers football team, as four different recruits committed to WVU. Linebackers Ben Cutter, Noah Braham, wide receiver Tory Johnson Jr. and defensive lineman Corey McIntyre made commitments to WVU.
Cameron Calhoun, a 2023 WVU football cornerback commit, has decommitted from West Virginia via his Twitter on Monday.
For WVU football head coach Neal Brown, the off-season is crucial in recruiting talent to bring to Morgantown. Recruitment starts for young athletes while they are still in high school, and for Coach Brown, securing commitments from aspiring college athletes has been a major success for the …
Since its debut in 2018, the transfer portal has been utilized by thousands of athletes hopeful to gain interest from a coach and find a home on a new roster. For WVU football, the transfer portal has been critical in the off-season as numerous players declared their entrance following the 2…
The West Virginia Mountaineers football team has gotten another player from the transfer portal after adding cornerback Rashad Ajayi to their roster from Colorado State.
In college football, often times the backup long snapper goes unnoticed. However, for this West Virginia University alumni, he is changing the game for the better.
West Virginia football completed its five-week spring schedule on Saturday, hosting the annual Gold-Blue spring game inside of Milan Puskar Stadium, ending in a slim 22-21 victory for the Gold squad.
Following the commitment of former Georgia quarterback and five-star prospect JT Daniels to West Virginia, many fans and alumni took to Twitter to announce their excitement for next season.
Athletic Director Shane Lyons announced on Wednesday that the Backyard Brawl will gain four new matchups in football, coming from 2029 to 2032.
The West Virginia football team has had many athletes run through its program and make it all the way to the top, becoming an impactful NFL athlete.
The Big 12 conference announced Tuesday that commissioner Bob Bowlsby intends to step away from his role later this year after 10 years with the conference.
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