West Virginia Mountaineers running back/wide receiver Wendell Smallwood is one of the top players to watch heading into the upcoming college football season. According to CBS Sports’ Dane Brugler, Wendell “is simply a playmaker that grabs your eye.” Despite sharing a backfield with Rushel Shell, Donte Thomas-Williams and Jacky Marcellus, Smallwood is a player who has the...
With the likes of Rushel Shell and Wendell Smallwood leading West Virginia's rushing attack, opposing defenses will likely be focusing the bulk of their attention on thwarting the Mountaineers' run game. If the running backs live up to their billing, then the Mountaineers will frequently be relying on their passing game to create balance and keep defenses on their toes. “I would...
Gary Jennings is a 6’2″ wide receiver that committed to the West Virginia Mountaineers, and is thought of as a very intriguing prospect to keep an eye on. He has a very physical game and has a lot of athleticism. The wide receiver position is a position of need for the Mountaineers, with both Kevin White and Mario Alford leaving town after big seasons. During his High School...
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) Wendell Smallwood ran for a career-high 132 yards to help No. 22 West Virginia defeat Oklahoma State 34-10 Saturday. Smallwood stepped in for Rushel Shell, who sat out with a foot injury suffered during a win over then-No. 4 Baylor last week. Clint Trickett passed for 238 yards and two touchdowns and Mario Alford caught seven passes for a season-high 136 yards...
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October 25, 2014 | Discuss
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 […]
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