BGS Video: Interviews with Clint Trickett and Kevin White after the game against Oklahoma Saturday night.
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Players met with the media Saturday night after the loss to OU. Below are interviews with Wes Tonkery, Kyle Rose, and Mario Alford
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BGS Video: Dana Holgorsen talking to the media after the 45-33 loss to Oklahoma
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Milan Puskar Stadium was rocking on Saturday night when No. 4 Oklahoma invaded Morgantown for a Big 12 battle with West Virginia. The atmosphere was electric, but at the end of the night, the Sooners wore the Mountaineers down pulling away to a 45-33 win.
Oklahoma would get the scoring started when Michael Hunnicutt nailed a 42-yard field goal.
West Virginia would respond when Clint...
As fan were settling into Milan Puskar Stadium, the Gazette reported that South Charleston point guard Brandon Knapper committed to the Mountaineer basketball program, making him the second in-state prospect of the 2016 class.
Knapper averaged 19.6 ppg as a sophomore.
You can read the full article HERE
Photo via – Charleston Daily Mail
South Charleston’s Knapper commits...
What a difference a year makes.
West Virginia University wide receiver Kevin White came to Morgantown last season from Lackawanna C.C. (PA) with lofty expectations. For White, those expectations never developed, and a foot injury with a lack of consistency hurt his development.
White finished the 2013 season with 35 catches for 507 yards and 5 touchdowns.
The Mountaineer coaching...
The No. 13 WVU women’s soccer scored early and never let up in their 4-1 win over LaSalle Friday night at Dick Dlesk Stadium.
“We’ve been creating so many chances this year, so to come out on a Friday night and finish was huge for our confidence going into Sunday’s match,” said coach Nikki Izzo-Brown. “Scoring is such a mental piece as we move forward, but we’re going...
Morgantown attorneys Dave Jecklin and James Gianola (Gianola, Barnum, Bechtel & Jecklin – Morgantown) released a statement on Friday concerning allegations against West Virginia cornerback Daryl Worley that ended with a misdemeanor battery charge.
Worley was accused of grabbing a woman around the neck and taking her to the ground just hours after the Mountaineers defeated Maryland...
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (September 18, 2014) – In a game where special teams meant so much, it was no surprise that it all came down to a Josh Lambert 47-yard field goal with .04 seconds left on the clock to secure the victory over Maryland.
The game wasn’t as close as the scoreboard made it seem. Maryland scored 19 of their 37 points on special teams alone, including 3 field...
By Senior Writer – Aaron Staats
Oklahoma Sooners coaching profiles:
Head Coach Bob Stoops
As one of the prominent football programs in college football history with 842 wins, good for 6th all time and a .720 win percentage that is 5th all time among FBS schools, the Oklahoma Sooners have had their share of historic coaches. The list includes Bernie Owens with 122 wins, Bud...
With recruiting picking up and the recent commitment of Esa Ahmad, coach Bob Huggins is looking to add to his already talented class and planning ahead for next year’s class. This weekend several top prospects from around the country will be taking an unofficial visit to Morgantown. BlueGoldSports breaks down each visitor.
5* 6’8 215-pound power forward Ted Kapita from Huntington...
The stage is set. The lights are on, and Mountaineer Nation is set to welcome No. 4 Oklahoma to Milan Puskar Stadium for a primetime Fox Sports telecast. Fans will once again Stripe the Stadium for the Big 12 battle.
The big stage always brings in the top talent from around the country, and Saturday night is no different.
BGS.com breaks down some of those prospects who will make...
Oklahoma is inarguably one of college football’s blueblood programs – the type of program most schools very much want to be like in terms of tradition, winning percentage and overall program respect.
Since World War II, OU has more wins (598) and a higher winning percentage (.794) than any other Division 1 program. Oklahoma’s seven (7) national championships trail only Alabama’s ...
Coming into the season the feeling around the Big 12 was that WVU would be more competitive this season but would still not be a contender within the conference. Actually this was the feeling across the college football landscape. WVU came in ranked #60 in the nation in the USA Today Coaches Poll. However, following the Mountaineers opening game 33-23 loss to Alabama the opinions...
Morgantown, WV (September 18th, 2014)
By Dave Ackermann – Senior Writer (feature photo credit to rivals.com)
The Big 12 will feature a huge game in Morgantown this weekend when the #4 ranked Oklahoma Sooners make the trek to the hills of West Virginia to face the upstart West Virginia Mountaineers. While this will be a prime time night game on national television (FOX), Mountaineer...
Morgantown, WV – Thursday, September 18th, 2014
By Aaron Staats – Senior Writer (Feature phot0 credit to Steve Sisney of the Oklahoman)
With all of the hype coming into the season surrounding the opener against Alabama the matchup this Saturday in Touchdown City may prove to be the turning point in the 2014 campaign. To pull off what many believe would be a monumental upset...
Morgantown, WV (September 18th, 2014)
By Dave Ackermann – Senior Writer (Feature Photo by Jessica Boggs of BlueGoldSports.com)
Redshirt sophomore defensive lineman Noble Nwachukwu (pronounced Wa-choo-kwoo) means so much more to the WVU defense than just a last name that is hard to pronounce.
#97 Noble Nwachukwu (roster photo credit to WVUsports,com)
Noble is a strong, fast and...
When you look at the Heisman trophy, its usually set with guys the media loves from power programs. The 2014 season is no different, but this race appears to be wide open.
In 2012, there was a quarterback from West Virginia named Geno Smith that was the talk of the college football world. Smith and the Mountaineers started fast out of the gate at 5-0, had a shootout against Baylor...
Morgantown, WV – (Tuesday, September 16th, 2014)
BGS Senior writers Dave Ackermann (Offense), Aaron Staats (Defense) and Jonathan Iszard (Special Teams) provide an in-depth scouting report on the 2014 Oklahoma Sooners.
2014 Sooner Offense – By Dave Ackermann – Senior Writer
First, let’s hear from Jessica Coody(of Sooner Sports TV) as she interviews OU Center Ty Darlington...
Morgantown, WV (September 17th, 2014)
By Dave Ackermann – Senior Writer (Feature photo by Jessica Boggs of BlueGoldSports.com)
Coming off of a wild finish at border rival Maryland, (a 40-37 WVU victory), the Mountaineer offense will face its toughest test yet in 2014, when they host the Oklahoma Sooners and their speedy, swarming, physical defense. Now yes, Alabama , like Oklahoma...
Morgantown, WV (Wednesday, September 17th, 2014)
By Dave Ackermann, Senior Writer (Feature Photo by Jessica Boggs od BlueGoldSports.com)
The WVU defense looked like world-beaters until there was 6 minutes and 8 seconds remaining in the first half at Maryland last Saturday. The score was 28-6 and the defense had allowed Maryland only two Brad Craddock Field Goals to that point...
By Allyson Bullian – BGS Contributor
Twitter: @Allyson Bullian
As week 2 of the NFL season comes to a close, 12 former Mountaineers took the fields.
Tavon Austin suffered a knee injury Sunday in a 19-17 win at Tampa Bay, he left in the first quarter of the game. The team announced Monday that it was just a mild knee sprain and he might play in week 3. Before...
By Allyson Bullian – BGS Contributor
Dale Blaney (@DaleBlaney) took the checkered flags Saturday and Sunday at the Jim Ford Classic at Fremont Speedway.
Blaney is a WVU basketball Hall of Famer and has been dominating the All Star Circuit of Champions this season.
Sunday’s win was his 15th if the season and he is currently in 1st place in the standings...
By: Kin Kinsley – Senior Writer
There are just three games on the Big 12 slate this week. Two are out-of-conference and one is the second Big 12 Conference game of the season.
No. 5/5 Auburn (2-0) at No. 20/20 Kansas State (2-0)
Thursday 7:30 p.m. ET – ESPN
Line: Auburn -8.5 to -9.0
The defending SEC Champion Auburn Tigers visit Manhattan Thursday night...
As first reported by MetroNews earlier today an arrest warrant for misdemeanor battery has been issued for WVU sophomore CB Daryl Worley. What was first thought to be a situation that was being dealt with in-house has escalated into a criminal matter. The probable reason for the warrant is the alleged surveillance video showing the incident in question.
The warrant stems from an...