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A Head Case: Conwell’s Road to WLU

October 24, 2014 WEST LIBERTY — West Liberty quarterback Dakota Conwell gathered with his teammates on the field following a 24-3 victory against West Virginia Wesleyan to celebrate. more »»

’Eers Line Doing Fine

October 21, 2014 MORGANTOWN — The most overlooked part of No. 22 West Virginia’s offense is the play of its line. Isn’t it always? Before it was all about Geno Smith, Tavon Austin and Stedman Bailey. more »»

WR White Becomes A Monster For ’Eers

October 20, 2014 MORGANTOWN — Kevin White said he never played in a game like the one Saturday. The West Virginia receiver wasn’t talking about the upset victory against one of the top teams in the nation. more »»

Coping With Cold

October 19, 2014 A frequent question among readers in the aftermath of last winter’s deep freeze was, “How do birds survive overnight low temperatures that plunge below zero degrees Fahrenheit?” The answer is a... more »»

WVU Defense Plays Its Best Game Yet

October 19, 2014 MORGANTOWN — First-year West Virginia defensive coordinator Tony Gibson had nothing to say to his unit at halftime. There was simply no need. The Mountaineers held a four-point advantage against No. more »»

Mountaineers Now Believe in Themselves

October 18, 2014 MORGANTOWN — Just believe. That’s what Dana Holgorsen wanted from his West Virginia team. more »»

The Misfits have returned, and they are hungry

October 17, 2014 WHEELING — A number of Wheeling Nailers teams advanced farther than the one last year that swept its way into the second round of the Kelly Cup Playoffs, but ultimately saw the season end after six... more »»

WVU Has A Recipe For Victory

October 14, 2014 MORGANTOWN — West Virginia has one of the best passing offenses in the country. There’s no disputing it. The Mountaineers rank seventh nationally and second in the Big 12 with 368. more »»

WVU Running Game Is Starting to Take Form

October 7, 2014 MORGANTOWN — Color Clint Bowen impressed. Two days after Kansas dropped a 19-point decision to West Virginia, the Jayhawks interim coach was still raving about the Mountaineers offense. more »»

Giving Hand To Wildlife A Stamp at Time

October 5, 2014 With the 100th anniversary of the extinction of the passenger pigeon fresh on our minds, I’m pleased to report an easy and inexpensive way that everyone can help prevent future extinctions of... more »»

WVU, Kansas Similar on Paper, Far Different in Reality

October 3, 2014 MORGANTOWN — On paper, Saturday’s Big 12 contest between Kansas and West Virginia looks like a mismatch. In reality, it’s far worse. The only thing the two squads have in common is their record. more »»

WVU, Kansas similar on paper, far different in reality

October 3, 2014 MORGANTOWN — On paper, Saturday’s Big 12 contest between Kansas and West Virginia looks like a mismatch. In reality, it’s far worse. The only thing the two squads have in common is their record. more »»

Buccos miss golden opportunity in loss

October 2, 2014 PITTSBURGH — Let’s get this obligatory part out of the way first: The Pittsburgh Pirates had a very good season, and it’s always special to make the playoffs in the major leagues, simply because it’... more »»

Shawn Rine's Week 5 NFL Picks

October 1, 2014 Last Week: 8-5; Overall: 37-24 ??? Thursday Green Bay 28, Minnesota 21 Well, the Packers shut me up with that performance last week. more »»

Feeding Deer Is Never A Good Way to Go

September 28, 2014 Shorter days and chilly mornings remind many of us to fill the bird feeders. And for too many people, it’s also a reminder to resume feeding deer. And that makes wildlife biologists cring. more »»

SSAC’s Inaction on Wood Mess Is Reprehensible

September 25, 2014 WHEELING — I’m sorry, Dalton Wood. I’m also sorry for your family, your teammates and the community of Cameron. more »»

Rine Week 4 NFL Picks

September 24, 2014 Thursday N.Y. Giants 23, Washington 21 Where did that performance from the Giants come from? It’s pretty obvious they can be fairly good if Eli Manning avoids turning it over. more »»

WVU’s ‘D’ Ready For Bye Week

September 23, 2014 MORGANTOWN — Tony Gibson admitted his unit didn’t play its best football against No. 4 Oklahoma. more »»

For a Plethora of Reasons, Game Of Football Means a Lot to QB Trickett

September 21, 2014 MORGANTOWN — Clint Trickett has the football gene running through his body. He also has Country Roads instilled in his DNA. You see, Trickett is a West Virginia boy. more »»

Oh, Roger, You Still Don’t Get It

September 21, 2014 Oh, Roger, you still don’t get it. more »»

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