Police say eight people have been arrested and more than two dozen cited following riots that erupted in Morgantown after West Virginia University’s win over Baylor.
When the WVU football team won this weekend, fans went wild. They lit fires, pushed over street lights and threw rocks, beer bottles and other items at police.
The West Virginia Mountaineers pulled off a shocking upset over No. 4 Baylor Saturday afternoon. However, the fans are making more headlines than the players on the field.
Clint Trickett threw three touchdown passes and West Virginia surprised sloppy No. 4 Baylor 41-27 Saturday.
Josh Lambert’s 55-yard field goal as time expired lifted the West Virginia Mountaineers to a thrilling 37-34 come from behind win at Texas Tech Saturday in Big 12 play.
Police were called in after one West Virginia University fan got out of hand following the WVU – Oklahoma game Saturday night.
Bruising freshman Samaje Perine rushed for 242 yards and four touchdowns to lead No. 4 Oklahoma to a 45-33 win over West Virginia in their Big 12 opener Saturday night.
Clint Trickett passed for 511 yards and four touchdowns, and West Virginia gave away a 22-point lead before Josh Lambert kicked a 47-yard field goal as time expired to give the Mountaineers a 40-37 victory over Maryland on Saturday.
Clint Trickett threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score, leading West Virginia to a 54-0 win over Towson on Saturday night.
Following a closer than predicted loss to number 2 Alabama, West Virginia’s home opener is Saturday against Towson at 7:30.
Dr. Gordon Gee is no stranger to running big universities.
Jonathan Holmes scored 20 points, Javan Felix added 16 and third-seeded Texas rolled past cold-shooting West Virginia 66-49 on Thursday night to reach the Big 12 tournament semifinals.
According to reports, former Penn State defensive coordinator Tom Bradley has taken a position under Dana Holgorsen with the West Virginia Mountaineers.
West Virginia made an impact in the local recruiting base when they got a commitment from Aliquippa defensive back Dravon Henry, who many were hoping would go to Pitt.
West Virginia got back on the winning track Sunday as they came up with a huge comeback win as the Mountaineer women’s basketball team defeated their Big 12 Conference counterparts, the Texas Longhorns in overtime 56-49, as they improve their overall record to 14-2 and their conference record to 3-1.
Photos from the Marshall Thundering Herd-West Virginia Mountaineers game on Sept. 1, 2012 at Mountaineer Field.
Photos from the second round of the 2012 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. The WVU Mountaineers lost to the Gonzaga Bulldogs 77-54 at the CONSOL Energy Center on March 15, 2012.