OSU Buckeyes: 2013 Student Appreciation Day

http://youtube.com/watch?v=0rUEdaZpnBc Ohio State football is one of the hottest tickets of all of college football — even for the student body. So the annual Student Appreciation Day is a great way to build some excitement during spring and give the student body an up-close view of the action. This year, OSU coach Urban Meyer has […]

Georgia Southern’s video hits the mark, move to FBS questioned

Georgia Southern knows how to make an announcement. The above video is part of a comprehensive way in which the Stateboro, Ga., university announced it would make the jump from FCS to FBS in 2014. That's when the storied program will become a member of the Sun Belt Conference. I know programs like Marshall and […]

Good news or bad news for Tavon Austin?

On Monday, West Virginia Illustrated reported that WVU receiver Tavon Austin has been invited by the NFL to attend the opening night of the draft on April 25. It would seem this is great news as WVU quarterback Geno Smith is almost guaranteed to go in the first round, and by inviting Austin, someone feels […]

10 Most Likely BCS Championship Matchups in 2014

It probably didn't take Nick Saban long to start thinking about a third consecutive BCS Championship. If Alabama does pull off the legacy-defining accomplishment, the Crimson Tide will also claim the final BCS crown. Starting with the 2014 season, the 125 Division I football teams will try to win a national championship through a Final […]

Geno Smith solidifies first-round with Pro Day

http://youtube.com/watch?v=n7ToDi9WSHQ Not every NFL team is looking to draft a franchise quarterback in the 2013 draft, but those that are had to be impressed with what the saw from West Virginia's Geno Smith at Thursday's Pro Day in Morgantown. He completed 60-of-64 passes and displayed the zip, accuracy and footwork that is needed to succeed […]

Humbled Pat White hopes for another shot

WVU Football, WVU Basketball, News – Mountaineer Sports   Pat White, West Virginia's former superstar quarterback, was very humble while speaking with the media Thursday. He was given a chance to show he can still play football for the NFL scouts who wanted to watch him after WVU's Pro Day in Morgantown. He says he'll […]

One more reason to hate Virginia Tech

Like I needed another reason to despise everything Virginia Tech, but then the Hokies go and make a Harlem Shake video. And can someone tell what the hell is Frank Beamer doing?

Heather Cox must be a WVU fan

  Heather Cox was trying to interview Stanford coach David Shaw following a Rose Bowl victory, when she was denied by bowl officials. Her frustration boiled over and you can hear her saying, "Are you kidding me?" Hey Heather, that's how every West Virginia fan felt this season and even more so after the New […]

New Era Pinstripe Bowl Preview 2012

Syracuse Orange vs. West Virginia Mountaineers Dec. 29, 3:15 p.m., ESPN Yankee Stadium (Bronx, N.Y.) Line: WVU -3.5 For those of you not aware of the West Virginia-Syracuse rivalry, the two used to play for the Ben Schwartzwalder Trophy when both programs were part of the Big East. The Orange have said they won’t put […]

Pinstripe Bowl: Getting to Know Syracuse

  WVU fans are well aware of the Syracuse football program and what to expect in the Dec. 29 Pinstripe Bowl. But it's still a good idea to learn as much as we can before the showdown in NYC.  

Wildcat Family Fight

The Gildan New Mexico Bowl didn't have a great audience, and I'm sure the TV audience wasn't much better, but what a way to get the bowl season going. Not only did Arizona rally from 17 points down in the fourth quarter to win 49-48, but down 21-7 in the first quarter nose tackle Tevin […]

Podcast: Episode 142

In that time between the regular season concluding and the start of the bowl season can feel like three months. Well, that time is almost up and Phil and Tom look at some of the early bowl games. It's also the time of year where we have coaches being hired all over the place, including […]

Podcast: Episode 141

On the night we officially learned Notre Dame and Alabama will meet for the BCS Championship, we also discovered that MAC-tion is alive and well. That's right, Northern Illinois is BCS-bowling against Florida State in the Orange Bowl. With all 807 bowl games set, one team will be staying home. That's right, Phil's Ohio State […]