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WVU’s JaJuan Seider: “He’s Charles Sims”

What a difference a day makes. Only weeks removed from having potential off-the-field issues sideline Wendell Smallwood for the 2014 season the talk has totally changed. In an interview with WVU running backs coach JaJuan Seider it was obvious the running back position is still wide open. When asked who was the leader Seider responded with, “they all can do it, ain’t nothing...
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: West Virginia RB Wendell Smallwood arrested

Report by the, WV RB Wendell Smallwood was arrested Monday and faces extradition to his home state of Delaware.  The Sophomore is expected to be charged with witness intimidation stemming from a 2012 murder case. Wilmington police told that Smallwood, attempted to convince a witness to recant statements implicating a friend who is charged with...
Via NCAA Football Zone
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

West Virginia RB arrested and charged with intimidating witness

Wendell Smallwood projected to be the starting running back for the West Virginia Mountaineers this season, but that won’t be happening. According to a report from the Delware News Journal, Smallwood was arrested in West Virginia on Monday and is being charged with witness intimidation in a murder case. The arrest comes as an out-of-state fugitive […]
Via Full Scale Sports
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Smallwood Facing Extradition reporter Allan Taylor reported late Monday night that West Virginia University running back Wendell Smallwood faces extradition to his home state of Delaware where he will be charged with witness intimidation stemming from a 2012 murder case. Smallwood was arrested in Morgantown on Monday. WVU head football coach Dana Holgorsen was made aware of the situation and...
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

WVU Video: Want to Get Your Blue and Gold Blood Pumping?

Mountaineer fans, do you want to get your blue and gold blood pumping for 2014? Check out these WVU video highlights from YouTube: Wendell Smallwood – This 5’11″ 200 lb sophomore running back has power, speed, and 5.7 yards per carry. Just to help make his case to become the featured back, he can catch and block as well. A few highlights from 2013: Karl “Hit Man” Joseph...
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

A Stable Full of Horses For WVU

In my 1st segment about the 2014 Mountaineer Football team, I wrote about the opportunities for the Air Raid to return for the Mountaineers, now a peek into the WVU backfield. Not too many teams can say that they have the leading rushers from 2 of the last 3 years returning this season. This is the case for the Mountaineers. Andrew Buie, 2012′s leading rusher, and Dustin Garrison...
May 26, 2014  |  Discuss

West Virginia Football: Turnovers and the blame game

West Virginia running back Wendell Smallwood fumbles the ball against Maryland (Patrick Semansky/Associated Press) The West Virginia Mountaineers turned the ball over six times in their loss to Maryland this past Saturday. Turnovers sum-up the loss quite well, without them, the game would’ve been rather close. One thing is for sure this season, we can’t blame the WVU defense...
September 23, 2013  |  Discuss

West Virginia Football: Mountaineers escape William & Mary

West Virginia takes the field to open the 2013 season The West Virginia Mountaineers opened the season with a lackluster victory over the William & Mary Tribe. A touchdown scored by freshman running back Wendell Smallwood broke a 17-all tie late in the fourth quarter giving WVU the lead for good at 24-17. The Mountaineers scored 17 unanswered points in the second half to squeak...
August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

West Virginia edges William & Mary

Wendell Smallwood scored on a 2-yard run with 3:22 left to lift West Virginia to a 24-17 win over William & Mary 24-17 on Saturday. West Virginia overcame a 10-point deficit at halftime to avoid becoming the latest Bowl Subdivision school to lose to an FCS opponent. Houston transfer Charles Sims rushed for 120 yards and a score in his West Virginia debut and the Mountaineers...
Via Fox Sports
August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

West Virginia Football: Depth at running back

In coach Dana Holgorsen’s “air raid” offense, there are variations of multiple different offensive sets in which the ball finds its way quickly into the hands of playmakers. Rushing the football may be the West Virginia football team’s most consistent and best option. Joe Sadlek/All-Pro Photography WVU is now flush with talented running backs. Andrew Buie, last year’s leader...
August 29, 2013  |  Discuss
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