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Shawne Alston's productivity in West Virginia's 41-31 win over Rutgers only serves to add a different dimension to the Mountaineers' running game. That versatility is an important asset for WVU's offense, according to running backs coach Robert Gillespie.
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West Virginia plans to leave the Big East and join the Big 12. They're planning to sue the Big East over the penalties imposed for leaving the conference.
Young, speedy running backs like Dustin Garrison and Andrew Buie typically figure to get most of the carries in Dana Holgorsen’s offense at West Virginia. But on a sloppy track at Rutgers this past Saturday, Shawne Alston provided a bit of power when the Mountaineers needed it.
After weeks of near-silence regarding conference realignment issues, Dana Holgorsen was finally prepared to discuss the impact West Virginia's impending move to the Big 12 will have on his program.
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About a week ago, West Virginia coach Bob Huggins was singing the virtues of a Big East Conference that had already been poached of Pittsburgh and Syracuse. "I mean let's be honest," Huggins said at the time, "if you have Georgetown, Villanova, St. John's, Connecticut, West Virginia, whoever -- Louisville, you know, whoever, it's still a very, very, very...
About a week ago, West Virginia coach Bob Huggins was singing the virtues of a Big East Conference that had already been poached of Pittsburgh and Syracuse.