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  1. Pregame: New Era Pinstripe Bowl

    Andrea Adelson

    West Virginia (7-5, 4-5 Big 12) versus Syracuse (7-5, 5-2 Big East): WHO TO WATCH: Stedman Bailey. Hard to pick just one of the West Virginia trio on offense that has shattered just about every school record. Geno Smith and Tavon Austin are just a...

    Blog | December 29, 2012
  2. Top 10 Big East moments from 2011

    Andrea Adelson

    Now it is time to relive the top moments in the Big East for 2011 -- both the good, and the bad. 1. Eric LeGrand returns. Not only was this the top moment in the Big East, it was one of the top moments in all of sports in 2011. Seeing the injured ...

    Blog | January 12, 2012
  3. 1Q: Clemson 17, West Virginia 14

    Andrea Adelson

    MIAMI -- Hello, offense! We have been expecting you. Clemson and West Virginia were locked in the expected fireworks show in the highest-scoring first quarter ever of the Discover Orange Bowl. Clemson running back Andre Ellington opened the scorei...

    Blog | January 04, 2012
  4. Final pregame thoughts

    Andrea Adelson

    MIAMI -- After a month of analyzing keys, players, depth charts and matchups it is time for West Virginia to show what it is made of in the Discover Orange Bowl against Clemson. This could be the Mountaineers' final game as members of the Big East...

    Blog | January 04, 2012
  5. Alston ready to step up for WVU

    Andrea Adelson

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- His season began on the bench, a lingering neck injury from a car accident refusing to go away. He now ends the season as the starting running back in the Discover Orange Bowl. How fortunes have changed for Shawne Alsto...

    Blog | January 02, 2012
  6. Alston to start at running back for WVU

    Andrea Adelson

    MIAMI, Fla. -- West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen confirmed Sunday afternoon that Shawne Alston would start at running back in place of Dustin Garrison in the Discover Orange Bowl. In his first media session since Garrison hurt his knee during pra...

    Blog | January 01, 2012
  7. Garrison out for Orange Bowl

    Andrea Adelson

    West Virginia starting running back Dustin Garrison sprained two ligaments in his knee during practice Friday and is out for the Orange Bowl against Clemson, the school announced late Friday night. Garrison sprained the ACL and MCL in his left kn...

    Blog | December 30, 2011
  8. WVU rides stout defense to win over Pitt

    Andrea Adelson

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Julian Miller showed up for interviews barefoot, with his left ankle wrapped heavily in ice. You could understand why the West Virginia defensive end needed to give his feet a break. Miller had the most dominating performance ...

    Blog | November 26, 2011
  9. Final: West Virginia 21, Pitt 20

    Andrea Adelson

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Well, West Virginia certainly made what could be the final Backyard Brawl quite dramatic. The Mountaineers erased a 13-point second-half deficit behind a stifling defense and some gutsy play calling, overcoming their own shar...

    Blog | November 25, 2011
  10. Pitt leads WVU 20-14

    Andrea Adelson

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- West Virginia showed it can run the ball, but special teams hurt the Mountaineers once again in the third quarter against Pitt. Tavon Austin muffed a punt deep in Pitt territory, and the Panthers converted that into a 27-yard ...

    Blog | November 25, 2011
  11. Final: West Virginia 24, Cincinnati 21

    Andrea Adelson

    CINCINNATI -- How about another Big East race that is all scrambled up? West Virginia beat league leader Cincinnati 24-21 Saturday as the Bearcats took twin blows on the day. Not only did they lose their first Big East game of the season, they los...

    Blog | November 12, 2011
  12. Big East helmet stickers

    Andrea Adelson

    How about a few helmet stickers for a job well done. Shawne Alston, RB, West Virginia. Alston entered the game with a season-high of 49 rushing yards, but that changed in a 41-31 win over Rutgers. Alston notched his first ever 100-yard game, rushi...

    Blog | October 29, 2011
  13. Final: West Virginia 41, Rutgers 31

    Andrea Adelson

    West Virginia overcame a 10-point halftime deficit to continue its dominance over Rutgers, beating the Scarlet Knights 41-31 to remain in the hunt for the Big East title. The difference in the second half for the No. 25 Mountaineers (6-2, 2-1): th...

    Blog | October 29, 2011
  14. Final: WVU 55, Bowling Green 10

    Andrea Adelson

    West Virginia unleashed Dustin Garrison and its running game on Bowling Green, cruising to a 55-10 win. Garrison finished with 291 yards rushing and two touchdowns, after gaining 233 yards in the first half. Shawne Alston and Vernard Roberts got o...

    Blog | October 01, 2011
  15. Four teams set to open camp

    Andrea Adelson

    Four Big East teams are set to open camp Friday. Here are a few burning questions for each. Connecticut 1. Quarterbacks. One of the biggest question perhaps in all of the Big East is how the defending Big East BCS representative is going to far...

    Blog | August 05, 2011
  16. Big East position rankings: Running back

    Andrea Adelson

    We continue our team position rankings today with running back. The running back situation in the league is similar to the receiver situation. Only one team returns its leading rusher from a year ago (Rutgers leading rusher Jordan Thomas is now at co...

    Blog | June 29, 2011