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West Virginia Football: Iowa State game preview

Iowa State ended a seven-game losing streak with a 34-0 win last Saturday at home against Kansas. The West Virginia Mountaineers (4-7, 2-6 Big 12) will take on the Iowa State Cyclones (2-9, 1-7 Big 12) in the final game of the 2013 season this Saturday at 4 pm. The matchup will be televised by Fox Sports 1. Both teams are heading in separate directions going into their final weekend...
November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 11 West Virginia looks to improve on defense

West Virginia safety Darwin Cook may have gotten the credit for the play that turned the momentum in West Virginia's favor in a 70-33 rout of Clemson in the Orange Bowl. But it was linebacker Doug Rigg who stripped the ball from Clemson's Andre Ellington at the goal line that led to Cook's 99-yard fumble return in the second quarter. That play may have been the highlight...
Via AP on Fox
August 21, 2012  |  1 Comment

WVU players Darwin Cook & Terrance Garvin arrested for stealing Doritos, Gatorade

Some stories don’t need a set up. This is one of those stories. According to, WVU starters Darwin Cook and Terrance Garvin were arrested on Tuesday on misdemeanor charges for stealing Gatorade and snacks from a “Sheetz” store in Morgantown, West Virginia. Police say surveillance footage shows Garvin take a plastic Sheetz bag from behind the counter then Cook...
Via No Guts, No Glory
May 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Pair of Mountaineers arrested on theft charges

Two players from West Virginia university were arrested Tuesday on theft charges. Happy in a bag WV Metro News reports that JR Darwin Cook, 20, and SR Terrence Garvin, 21, are facing misdemeanor charges for allegedly stealing Gatorade and snacks from a Sheetz in Morgantown. Yes, you read that right. The two have been arrested on charges related to snatching up Gatorade and snacks...
Via Down and Distance
May 10, 2012  |  Discuss

West Virginia Football Players Arrested For Stealing Gatorade And Snacks

A few West Virginia football players -- Darwin Cook and Terrence Garvin -- were arrested for stealing drinks and snacks.According to police, surveillance footage shows the two men taking a plastic Sheetz bag from behind a counter, as Cook allegedly took three bottles of Gatorade and two bags of Doritos. Garvin can be seen swiping a couple of bags of pretzels. The two placed the items...
Via The Juicy Online
May 10, 2012  |  Discuss

'Injured' mascot released from hospital

The Orange Bowl tweeted a photo of “injured” mascot Obie being released from the hospital. Obie was using crutches, had a few bandages and was missing a tooth. The mascot was even carrying a sign that read, “Not Cool D_Cook25.” @D_Cook25 is West Virginia safety Darwin Cook’s Twitter handle. Cook took out the mascot during a 99-yard fumble return against Clemson. Check...
January 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Orange Bowl continues to taunt Darwin Cook over its bruised mascot

It looks like Obie the Orange Bowl mascot was not OK after being tackled by West Virginia safety Darwin Cook after Cook's 99-yard fumble recovery during the Orange Bowl. The Orange Bowl Twitter feed posted a photo Tuesday of poor Obie being released from the hospital with several bandages, crutches and a missing tooth (which, I personally think is a nice touch). Obie, who is...
Via Dr. Saturday
January 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Darwin Cook Finds Out the Orange Bowl Mascot was a Female

West Virginia safety Darwin Cook took back a fumble back 99 yards for a touchdown against Clemson on Wednesday night in the Orange Bowl. It was the turning point of the game, and Cook celebrated his lengthy run by tackling Obie the Orange Bowl mascot who was waiting for him beyond the end zone. It [...]
Via Kegs 'n Eggs
January 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Cook learns Obie mascot he hit was a girl

Darwin Cook’s 99-yard fumble return for a touchdown during West Virginia’s domination of Clemson during the Orange Bowl was pretty great, but not for the reason you may think. Following returning the fumble for a TD Cook sought out Obie, the Orange Bowl mascot, and tackled “him” in the back of the end zone. During a post game interview Darwin got some very surprising news...
Via Next Impulse Sports
January 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Orange Bowl mascot taken out

After a second quarter 99-yard fumble return for a touchdown, West Virginia safety Darwin Cook got a little thirsty. He decided that the six points weren't enough and needed a taste of Obie, the Orange Bowl mascot. Obie got the worst of it as you can see him tossing his lunch in the trash can. And check out John Gruden playing the comedian with the fresh squeezed...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
January 04, 2012  |  Discuss
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