WVU Commencement Features Honorary Degree For Bill WithersAbout 4,500 degrees are being issued as part of West Virginia University's commencement weekend, including an honorary doctorate for "Ain't No Sunshine" singer Bill Withers.
West Virginia University Class Trying To Detect Fake NewsWest Virginia University said in a news release that a new course includes two projects that focus on using artificial intelligence to spot fake news.
Top-Seeded Gonzaga Survives For 61-58 Win Over West VirginiaJordan Mathews hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with under a minute to play and top-seeded Gonzaga survived a rough shooting night for both teams to beat No. 4 seed West Virginia 61-58 Thursday night to advance to the West Regional final.
Mountaineers Clinch Sweet 16 Berth With Win Over Notre DameWest Virginia is headed to the Sweet 16 for the third time since 2010 following a 83-71 win over Notre Dame.
Martin Scores 26 As West Virginia Beats Elon 75-62 In NCAAsComing off an exhilarating victory over second-ranked Baylor, West Virginia found itself surprisingly incapable of bringing that kind of emotion into the NCAA Tournament.
Mountaineers Power Past Bucknell With 86-80 WinNathan Adrian had 12 points and 10 rebounds, leading West Virginia to an 86-80 win over Bucknell in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
WVU Opens NCAA Tournament Play ThursdayWest Virginia University opens play in the NCAA men's basketball tournament Thursday afternoon.
No. 23 Iowa State Beats No. 11 West Virginia For Big 12 TitleNo. 23 Iowa State beat the No. 11 Mountaineers 80-74 on Saturday night for the Cyclones' third Big 12 Tournament title in four years.
No. 11 West Virginia Beats K-State To Reach Big 12 FinalsWest Virginia's Esa Ahmad made the second of two free throws with 20.2 seconds left, and an off-balance 3-pointer by Kansas State's Kamau Stokes was off at the buzzer, allowing the No. 11 Mountaineers to escape with a 51-50 victory in the Big 12 Tournament semifinals Friday night.
Miles Scores 23, No. 10 WVU Beats No. 24 Iowa State 87-76Daxter Miles Jr. tied a career high with 23 points to lead No. 10 West Virginia to an 87-76 victory over No. 24 Iowa State on Friday night.
No. 11 Baylor Beats No. 10 WVU 71-62Johnathan Motley scored 19 of his 23 points after halftime and 11th-ranked Baylor won its home finale 71-62 over 10th-ranked West Virginia on Monday night.
After Huggins' Scary Moment, No. 12 WVU Beats Texas 77-62Jevon Carter had 24 points and Lamont West had a career-high 23, helping the 12th-ranked Mountaineers roll to a 77-62 win over Texas.