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DANA HOLGORSEN RUMORS

Holgorsen: Big East Days Are Gone

When West Virginia University athletic director Oliver Luck announced the promotion of Dana Holgorsen to head football coach at WVU, Holgorsen knew the task that awaited. Holgorsen understood what it took to win the Big East Conference, and to his credit, he did. Holgorsen was surround with talent that could compete and win in the Big East. He knew he had Geno Smith and company...
Via BlueGoldSports.com
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dana Holgorsen would like to see WVU, Pitt renew 'Backyard Brawl'

Pitt 's in the ACC and playing eight conference games a year. West Virginia 's in the Big 12 and playing nine conference games a year. So the Panthers and Mountaineers agreeing to bring back the "Backyard Brawl" might not happen anytime soon no matter how much support the idea generates. But at least there's one very prominent voice that now has provided that...
Via Pro Sports Daily
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

WVU FB – Dana Wants Pitt on the Schedule!

Dallas, TX (July 22nd, 2014) Today, at the Big 12 Media Days, WVU head coach Dana Holgorsen made a point to comment on his desire to see the return of Pitt to the WVU schedule and a restart of the “Backyard Brawl”. Head Coach Dana Holgorsen at 2014 Big 12 Media Days. Holgorsen stated that he would welcome the Panthers and the Backyard Brawl Rivalry back on the schedule whenever...
Via BlueGoldSports.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dana Holgorsen Says He Would Welcome Back The “Backyard Brawl” Rivalry With Pitt

The “Backyard Brawl” was probably the best football rivalry in the Big East, and it was an unfortunate casualty of conference realignment with Pitt in the ACC and West Virginia in the Big 12. Heinz Field and Milan Puskar Stadium are less than 75 miles apart, but the two rivals are not scheduled to renew their rivalry at this point. At least one major player in the rivalry wants...
Via College Spun
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Recruiting: Top QB commits to WVU

According to his high school coach, Steve Clarkson, Dana Holgorsen has received his second quarterback commit for the 2015 class when 6’3 180 3-star QB David Sills made his pledge to the Mountaineers. Sills, who is on campus today for an unofficial visit, decommitted from USC last month.   Via his QB coach Steve Clarkson, Elkton (Md) QB David Sills has committed to #WestVirginia...
Via BlueGoldSports.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: West Virginia AD Oliver Luck Has Thinks The Mountaineers May Suffer Another Losing Season In 2014

Most coaches entering their fourth years with power conference programs have either established themselves or need a big season to ensure that they get a chance for year five. Neither seems to be the case for West Virginia’s Dana Holgorsen. Holgorsen’s tenure at West Virginia has been extremely up-and-down, coming to a head with last year’s 4-8 campaign. He may very well need...
Via College Spun
14 days ago  |  Discuss

West Virginia Searching for Answers After Rocky Start in Big 12

So this is a sobering reminder from West Virginia’s coach about last season. “We did not play winning offense,” Dana Holgorsen...
Via Athlon Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Luck Wants Improvement from Holgorsen, WVU

It almost seems like yesterday. West Virginia University athletic director Oliver Luck was standing in front of a room full of reporters discussing the hiring of Dana Holgorsen as offensive coordinator for the 2011 season and head coach in waiting for the 2012 season. Luck felt with the current direction of the program under Stewart that WVU couldn’t compete for a national championship...
Via BlueGoldSports.com
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

West Virginia head coach Dana Holgorsen shares what three Alabama games from 2013 he might be focusing on as he prepares for 2014 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game.

Dana Holgorsen. Photo via Lost Lettermen.West Virginia head coach Dana Holgorsen is getting ready to face the Nick Saban-coached Alabama Crimson Tide in the Aug. 30 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game in Atlanta.Holgorsen discussed with The Charleston Daily Mail that he and his staff might review film on the Tide's win over Texas A&M, the Iron Bowl loss to Auburn, and the 2014 Sugar...
Via Shirts With Random Triangles
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Oliver Luck speaks on state of West Virginia football

If you're one like that likes to look at trends as it relates to coaching success, Dana Holgorsen is headed in the wrong direction. West Virginia's head man led the Mountaineers to a 10-3 record during his first season including a 70-33 thrashing of Clemson in the Orange Bowl leading many to believe the sky was the limit with the Mountaineers set to head to the Big 12. With...
Via Turfburner.com
December 03, 2013  |  Discuss
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