Found August 29, 2013 on FatManWriting:
A story that began as a curious exclusion from the depth chart for the West Virginia Mountaineers has now taken an unexpected turn. Last season's leading rusher, Andrew Buie, is leaving the team after all. @Wade_Jay/Twitter There has been no official word yet from the team or Buie, but the school's registrar has confirmed this much--Buie has withdrawn from the university. Kinda hard to play if you're not a student, right? Buie was set to be red-shirted this season in spite of the season he had last year. According to Head Coach Dana Holgorsen it was so he could continue to develop physically and mentally. Physically I get; what athlete could not stand to get in better shape? Maybe with Charles Sims transferring in from Houston with just a single year of eligibility left the team opted to go with him and save Buie for another season. Mentally? Well--I don't know anything about that, but if a coach is willing to say something like that it can't bode well for Buie. My only guess--and this is just a guess--is that Buie didn't react to well to being benched and expressed his frustration in an inappropriate way. But I'm just guessing. I don't know.  Buie showed that he is a good running back last season--not great--so I imagine someone will be interested in giving him a try. If he's smart he will keep quiet about any of the details leading to his departure. No one wants to add a malcontent to the their team.
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