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Jedd Gyorko running and taking batting practice now
A report on the Internet at this week’s start indicated that Morgantown’s Jedd Gyorko might be ready finally to rejoin the San Diego Padres’ starting lineup.
WVU to play Virginia Tech in 2017 opener
In keeping with its new direction in scheduling, West Virginia University announced Tuesday that it would open the 2017 football season with a neutral field game against longtime rival Virginia Tech of the Atlantic Coast Conference.
Mountaineers running back Smallwood awaiting extradition
West Virginia University running back Wendell Smallwood has been arrested by university police and is being held at North Central Regional Jail awaiting extradition on a felony warrant out of Delaware.
Something special is happening out in the desert
What is new is old and what is old is new again as something special is happening out in the desert. The NBA Summer League has shifted from Orlando to Las Vegas this week, and two WVU greats are playing side-by-side--a rarity to see on a professional basketball court.
Van Horn on Lombardi watch list
Beckley native Clint Van Horn was one of three Marshall players named to the Rotary Lombardi Award Watch List on Monday.
Holliday gets extension through 2018
The contract for Marshall football coach Doc Holliday has been extended through June 2018, Herd Director of Athletics Mike Hamrick announced Monday.
Trickett isn’t soft, vows to play his heart out
We all don’t know exactly how well either West Virginia University or starting quarterback Clint Trickett will fare this football fall.
- Miners fall 7-2 to Paints
Miners’ offense explodes in fifth straight win
Everyone knows it’s coming, and there’s nothing anyone can do about it.
Dr. Nugent comments on NCAA’s concerns about concussions
You may have read that the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has suggested new limits on football practice contact.
This comes in the wake of a rise in football concussions — not only at West Virginia University, but throughout colleges across the nation. There have been lawsuits in this serious matter.
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