1. WVU Football: Andrew Buie Has Earned Start Against Maryland

    Andrew Buie has won round two of the starting running-back battle with Shawne Alston . Buie deserves to start against Maryland...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 1,768 reads 32 comments

  2. Marshall Football: Cato, Dobson and Shuler Not Enough, Running Back Needed

    Ohio U 27 Marshall 24 Rakeem Cato , Aaron Dobson and Tommy Shuler almost pulled it off. Should have pulled it off. But they didn't. Without turnovers, they win—even with Cato as the leading rusher...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 646 reads 42 comments

  3. Marshall vs. Ohio: Herd Will Prevail in the Battle for the Bell

    Saturday's game between Marshall and Ohio University will be a battle. However, coach Doc Holliday has the Herd primed and ready to ring the bell this year. Last year, the Bobcats shredded the Herd 44-7...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 1,638 reads 51 comments

  4. WVU Football: Alston vs Buie Competition Continues Against Baylor. Update!

    WVU played James Madison last Saturday and the Dukes gave the Mountaineers rushing attack a fight. But the real contest was between Shawne Alston and Andrew Buie. Alston was the starter and deservedly so...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 1,414 reads 65 comments

  5. Marshall Thunders over WCU 52-24: Herd Ready for Ohio University

    Marshall crushed Western Carolina as anticipated Saturday, winning 52-24 in a warm-up for next week's game against Ohio University. Marshall evened its record at 1-1...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 458 reads 30 comments

  6. Marshall Football: Is Aaron Dobson Going to Play Against WCU?

    Marshall has some quality receivers. Several in fact, including the tight ends.But Aaron Dobson is the key receiver that opens it up for the others. Rakeem Cato is becoming an excellent quarterback, but Dobson makes him even better...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 198 reads 8 comments

  7. WVU Torpedoed in AP Poll: California Voters Still Lower WVU in Poll

    A California AP Top 25 voter is apparently not at all impressed with WVU. In Week 1 polls released Tuesday, WVU was curiously lower in one poll than the others. The USA Today Coaches Poll had WVU solidly in eighth place with 1,032 points...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 1,851 reads 65 comments

  8. Marshall Football: Western Carolina Is No WVU, Expect a Stampede from the Herd

    Western Carolina comes to Huntington to play Marshall at 7 pm Saturday. Unlike last Saturday, expect the Herd to stampede over the Cantamounts. This is the game that should have been the season opener...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 434 reads 18 comments

  9. Geno Smith: 5 Keys to WVU Quarterback's Heisman Hopes: Updated

    West Virginia Mountaineer quarterback Geno Smith has wasted no time in two outings showing that his Orange Bowl performance was no fluke. His 88 percent completion rate on 66 of 75 passes for 734 yards and nine touchdowns is a good start...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 1,563 reads 26 comments

  10. How Marshall Thundering Herd's Loss to WVU Will Help MU Win Conference USA

    Marshall University lost the battle with West Virginia University, 69-34. Embarrassed? Put it behind you. It did not drop the Thundering Herd from the rankings; it did not count as a conference game...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 1,615 reads 30 comments

  11. Marshall Football: WVU Will Not Play You Again! Here's Why

    Marshall, WVU will not play you again. Here are the cold hard facts why. We could talk about the wish of the fans and even politicians, but that is just not primary. Not anymore...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 2,721 reads 36 comments

  12. WVU Football History: The 10 Greatest Running Backs Through the Years

    WVU has produced some great running backs. I'm going to tell you about the 10 greatest running backs in WVU history in chronological order. You could argue which one was the best of all-time at WVU, but each one was a great running back in his time...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 4,356 reads 35 comments

  13. Marshall Football: WVU Game Saturday! Where Is the Fan Support?

    Marshall is bringing a pretty good team into the WVU game, but where are the fans? Rakeem Cato , Aaron Dobson , Devin Arrington , Jeremiah Taylor and several other fine players are going to give you their best on Saturday...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 648 reads 39 comments

  14. WVU Football: Why Did Three-Star Freshman Running Back Leave?

    Why did WVU three-star freshman running back Torry Clayton suddenly leave the team last week? The school would only confirm that Clayton left voluntarily. The loss of Clayton means there are no scholarship running backs left in the 2012 class...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 5,736 reads 27 comments

  15. WVU Football: Marshall One Last Time; 2012 Mountaineer Season Is Here!

    WVU is getting ready to play Marshall one last time. The 2012 season kicks off next Saturday at Mountaineer Field when WVU hosts Marshall. Fall camp is over, the starting lineup is at least penciled in and it's time to play some football...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 2,698 reads 61 comments

  16. WVU Football: Geno Smith Has Talented Receivers; Watch for the Run: Updated!

    The West Virginia Mountaineers and Geno Smith have a stable of talented receivers this year—that has been well-documented. Tavon Austin and Stedman Bailey can turn a short pass into a long gain...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 2,203 reads 51 comments

  17. Tim Tebow Law Passes in SC Amid Controversy

    Tim Tebow , NFL quarterback for the New York Jets , has a law named for him. According to FOX Carolina , South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley recently signed the Equal Access to Interscholastic Activities Act into law...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 1,957 reads 3 comments

  18. West Virginia Football: Paul Millard Officially the Backup Quarterback

    It's now official. In a new roster released by the coaches to WVMetroNews.com , Paul Millard is listed as the backup quarterback as reported here last night...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 2,724 reads 12 comments

  19. USA Today Coaches Poll: Why This One Matters.

    Matter? This preseason college football ranking does. This poll, USA Today 's Coaches Poll, is determined by a board of coaches from across the country and is included in the BCS standings...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 1,276 reads 4 comments

  20. WVU Without Geno Smith: What Would Happen?

    The unfortunate loss of Geno Smith 's grandmother called him back home to Florida for a few days. His absence from two or three days of practice show just how important he is to this team...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 940 reads 36 comments

  21. WVU Football: Where Does the Expression 'Leave No Doubt' Come From?

    Just as the Texas Tech Red Raiders say "Guns Up," WVU football fans have recently adopted the phrase "Leave No Doubt...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 2,824 reads 56 comments

  22. 10 WVU Mountaineer Freshmen Who Will 'Leave No Doubt' This Year for Holgorsen

    Coach Dana Holgorsen has stated that he probably redshirted a couple of freshmen last year that he wishes he hadn't...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 1,938 reads 29 comments

  23. WVU Potential Big 12 Champs: Are They Underrated by Some?

    Some doubt WVU because of their season long struggles in the Big East in 2011, including losses to Louisville and Syracuse...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 1,494 reads 58 comments

  24. College Football's Top Rated Recruits: Are They Really the Best?

    According to a recent ESPN article, USC, Florida and Michigan currently lead the battle for the top 2013 football recruits...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 1,698 reads 26 comments

  25. WVU and Holgorsen Make It Official: Lucrative Contract Signed

    This article originally dealt with the lack of a signed contract since Holgorsen came to WVU. That matter has now been resolved...

    Michael Walker Written by Michael Walker about 2 years ago 1,616 reads 11 comments