Our Question and Answer session with someone from “the other side” is back this week, with Jerry McGhee of Blue Gold Sports. Jerry is an expert on all things West Virginia. Follow him on Twitter @TheDeuceWVU
Whisenant: West Virginia beat Texas in Austin last season, and its gone down hill from that point on. What happened?
McGhee: That’s a good question. Some will say that attitude was the overall problem with the team. You sent some guys to the league, which hasn’t really happened at WVU before. Add the hype of the team and the entering of the Big 12, I think they felt untouchable. Others will say talent and recruiting is a big problem, which is also true. WVU hasn’t have the depth and talent that other Big 12 have, plus in recent years, they’ve kept the numbers low… not sure why, but Dana is bringing those back up.
Whisenant: Who has replaced Tavon Austin as the “do everything” guy(s)?
McGhee: Nobody. WVU doesn’t have and likely will never have a player ...