Originally posted on FatManWriting  |  Last updated 8/29/13
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There has been no official word yet from the team or Buie, but the school's registrar has confirmed this much--Buie has withdrawn from the university.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'...
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