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2016-17 WVU Annual Report Now Online
August 01, 2017 | 03:17 PM
2016-17 WVU annual report now available online.
Mountaineer Kids Club Returns for 2017-18
July 26, 2017 | 10:00 AM
The WVU Mountaineer Kids Club is set to return for the 2017-18 season.
Henson Named U.S. World Team Freestyle Coach
July 11, 2017 | 11:26 AM
Sammie Henson will coach Team U.S.A. in Paris this August.
Mountaineers Finish 45th in Directors’ Cup
June 29, 2017 | 11:59 AM
West Virginia University finished 45th in the final Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings, matching the fourth-best finish in school history.
WVU's Lyons to Chair Big 12 AD Council
June 22, 2017 | 04:45 PM
West Virginia AD to assume his new role with Big 12 on July 1.
251 Mountaineers Named to Big 12 Honor Roll
June 22, 2017 | 10:40 AM
The Big 12 Conference released its 2017 Spring Commissioner’s Honor Roll with a total of 251 West Virginia University student-athletes making the list. The conference recognizes all student-athletes at its member institutions during each semester with a 3.0 grade point average or higher.
Big 12 Honors Mountaineer Freshmen
June 15, 2017 | 12:04 PM
Thirty-four WVU freshmen named to Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team.
Wrestling Newcomers Arrive in Morgantown
June 12, 2017 | 05:28 PM
Eleven newcomers are currently enrolled in WVU's Summer Bridge program.
WVU's Gee to Chair Big 12 Executive Board
June 05, 2017 | 01:56 PM
Gee's term to begin on July 1, 2017.
NCAA Releases APR Data
May 10, 2017 | 12:35 PM
West Virginia University’s combined varsity athletic teams have an Academic Progress Rate (APR) score of 982 according to data released today by the NCAA.
Brown Takes Third at NE Regional
April 30, 2017 | 11:16 AM
Devin Brown placed third at 57 kg in East Stroudsburg, Pa., on Saturday.
WVU No. 26 in Current Directors’ Cup Standings
April 07, 2017 | 01:36 PM
West Virginia University currently stands in 26th place in the 2016-17 Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup second winter standings.
Austin Named Student-Athlete of the Week
March 20, 2017 | 02:09 PM
After leading the West Virginia University baseball team to a series win at No. 10 Baylor and extending his hitting streak to a career-best 10 games, West Virginia University baseball sophomore third baseman Cole Austin has been named the WVU Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by University Apartments
Cottrell Caps Career at NCAAs
March 17, 2017 | 01:15 PM
Dylan Cottrell finished out his collegiate career at NCAAs on Friday.
Cottrell Goes 1-1 on Day One of NCAAs
March 16, 2017 | 08:28 PM
Cottrell won a first-round decision before falling in the second round.
Cottrell Heads to NCAA Championships
March 15, 2017 | 12:19 PM
Senior Dylan Cottrell enters as the No. 8 seed at 165 pounds.
Short Time: Going Out on Top
March 14, 2017 | 11:00 AM
Dylan Cottrell talks about becoming WVU's first-ever Big 12 Champion.
Phillips Named Student-Athlete of the Week
March 13, 2017 | 02:23 PM
Following two career-best performances in the West Virginia University rifle team’s win at the 2017 NCAA Rifle Championships, freshman Morgan Phillips has been named the WVU Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by University Apartments
Cottrell Seeded Eighth at NCAAs
March 08, 2017 | 07:00 PM
Dylan Cottrell will face Penn's Brooks Martino in the first round.
Martin and Cottrell Named Athletes of the Week
March 06, 2017 | 06:18 PM
After two strong performances last weekend, sophomore Tynice Martin of the West Virginia University women’s basketball team and senior Dylan Cottrell of the wrestling team have been named the WVU Student-Athletes of the Week, presented by University Apartments.
Cottrell Wins WVU’s First-Ever Big 12 Title
March 05, 2017 | 05:07 PM
Dylan Cottrell is the 2017 Big 12 Champion at 165 pounds.
WV Natives to Wrestle in Big 12 Finals
March 04, 2017 | 10:15 PM
Cottrell and Smith will compete for Big 12 titles on Sunday.
Smith, Cottrell Advance to Big 12 Semis
March 04, 2017 | 03:21 PM
A pair of West Virginia natives led the Mountaineers on day one of Big 12s.
Mountaineers Set for Big 12 Championship
March 03, 2017 | 02:52 PM
WVU will compete at the Big 12 Championship March 4-5 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Turnbull Selected for EWL Hall of Fame
March 03, 2017 | 11:07 AM
Former WVU coach Craig Turnbull will be inducted into the EWL Hall of Fame.
Five Named to Academic All-Big 12 Teams
March 02, 2017 | 02:41 PM
Five WVU wrestlers were named to the 2017 Academic All-Big 12 Teams.
Big 12 Pre-Seeds Announced
February 27, 2017 | 07:05 PM
Jacob A. Smith enters the Big 12 Championship as the No. 1 seed at 197
Armstrong Named Student-Athlete of the Week
February 27, 2017 | 02:30 PM
Following his conference win in the men’s 100 breaststroke at the 2017 Big 12 Swimming and Diving Championship this past weekend in Austin, sophomore Jake Armstrong of West Virginia University men’s swimming team has been named the WVU Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by presented by University Apartments.
NCAA Announces Correction to Allocations
February 24, 2017 | 11:45 AM
Following an error in calculations, the Big 12 will be awarded 38 spots.
Short Time: Life as a Student-Athlete
February 22, 2017 | 04:35 PM
In his second blog, Dylan Cottrell talks about life as a student-athlete.
NCAA Championship Tickets on Sale
February 21, 2017 | 10:09 AM
A limited allotment of tickets are available for the 2017 NCAA Championships
Cottrell Earns Share of Big 12 Honor
February 20, 2017 | 04:16 PM
Dylan Cottrell picks up his second Big 12 award of the season.
Cottrell Named Student-Athlete of the Week
February 20, 2017 | 02:00 PM
After two solid wins last week, senior Dylan Cottrell of the West Virginia University wrestling team has been named the WVU Student-Athletes of the Week, presented by University Apartments.
WVU Downs Clarion 22-10 in Finale
February 19, 2017 | 04:39 PM
Cory Stainbrook's major decision led the Mountaineers past the Golden Eagles
WVU Falls to No. 23 Edinboro
February 17, 2017 | 10:02 PM
Senior Dylan Cottrell was one of three Mountaineers to come away with a win.
Mountaineers to Cap Regular Season
February 16, 2017 | 05:37 PM
WVU will finish out its regular season slate with a pair of duals.
Cottrell, Smith Remain Nationally Ranked
February 14, 2017 | 05:39 PM
Dylan Cotrell and Jacob A. Smith remain in the top-20 at 165 and 197.
FloSports to Live Stream Four Big 12 Championships
February 14, 2017 | 10:28 AM
Four Big 12 Championships will be streamed on FloSports.
Smith Named Big 12 Co-Wrestler of the Week
February 13, 2017 | 04:17 PM
Smith moved to 4-0 in Big 12 action this season.
Ngati and Gratz Named Student-Athletes of the Week
February 13, 2017 | 02:02 PM
After two strong performances last week, freshman Brandon Ngati of the West Virginia University wrestling team and junior Elizabeth Gratz of the WVU rifle team have been named the WVU Student-Athletes of the Week, presented by University Apartments.
Ngati’s Pin Leads WVU to First Big 12 Win
February 12, 2017 | 05:36 PM
Brandon Ngati's pin led WVU to a 22-20 comeback win over Iowa State
Mountaineers Welcome Cyclones on Sunday
February 11, 2017 | 02:10 PM
West Virginia looks to end a four-match skid against the Cylcones on Sunday.
Updated Coaches’ Rankings, RPI Announced
February 10, 2017 | 05:21 PM
Four Mountaineers rank in the Coaches' Rankings and RPI announced Friday.
Smith, Wheeling Claim Wins in Loss to SDSU
February 09, 2017 | 10:17 PM
The duo came out victorious in a 32-9 loss to the No. 16 Jackrabbits
Mountaineers Return to WVU Coliseum
February 08, 2017 | 03:52 PM
WVU will host No. 16 South Dakota State in Morgantown on Thursday.
Smith Ranked No. 5 Nationally
February 07, 2017 | 04:56 PM
Jacob A. Smith rides an eight-match win streak on his way to a top-5 ranking
McNeil Named Student-Athlete of the Week
February 06, 2017 | 02:36 PM
After a record-setting and victorious performance last weekend at the Akron Invitational, junior Shamoya McNeil of the West Virginia University track and field team has been named the WVU Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by University Apartments.
Mountaineers Stumble vs No. 8 Wolfpack
February 05, 2017 | 03:27 PM
Smith, Brown and Wheeling picked up wins for WVU in Raleigh.
WVU Travels to No. 8 NC State
February 04, 2017 | 12:51 PM
The Mountaineers travel to Raleigh to face the No. 8 Wolfpack.
Bernard Named Student-Athlete of the Week
January 30, 2017 | 02:40 PM
Following two career-best performances, as well as a season-high routine, in the No. 25-ranked Mountaineer gymnastics team’s sweep at the WVU Coliseum on January 29, junior Robyn Bernard has been named the WVU Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by University Apartments.