Found August 26, 2013 on
West Virginia Mountaineers
Florida State Seminoles
On Sunday evening, members of the West Virginia media were introduced to the temporary depth chart for the football season.
With the William & Mary opener rapidly approaching, WVU head coach Dana Holgorsen addressed the possible position battles going into the first non-conference opponent.
At quarterback, it seems like junior Paul Millard or redshirt junior and Florida State transfer Clint Trickett will get the starting nod. The depth chart had Millard OR Trickett, while redshirt freshman Ford Childress will be at the No. 3 slot. If that is the case, Childress’ future in Morgantown could be in question.
The biggest surprise was at the running back position. Behind Houston transfer Charles Sims, freshman Wendell Smallwood was listed at the No. 2 back. Following Smallwood was junior college transfer Dreamius Smith. Dustin Garrison was listed as the No. 4 back, while Andrew Buie wasn’t mentioned on the depth chart at all.
If Buie indeed is the No. 5 running back, th...
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West Virginia running back Andrew Buie will redshirt this season
Many wondered why running back Andrew Buie’s name didn’t appear on the initial depth chart to open the season, on Tuesday head coach Dana Holgorsen gave the reason.
Buie will use his redshirt, as the Mountaineers find themselves in the middle of a log-jam at the running back position.
During Holgorsen’s press...
West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen's offenses are often described as prolific. This season, rebuilding is a better description.
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As the first game of the season gets closer, West Virginia head coach Dana Holgorsen has a good idea of who will play where this season. With the exception of the quarterback position, where Paul Millard and Clint Trickett are still battling to become the starter.
Toward the end of camp a few weeks ago, West Virginia head coach Dana Holgorsen said he wouldn’t be very comfortable if he went into the week leading up to the first game of the season without a starting quarterback in place.
When West Virginia head coach Dana Holgorsen released an updated depth chart heading into Saturday's game against William & Mary, there were four names listed at the running back position.