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West Virginia Announces Three Mid-Year Enrollees

West Virginia already secured seven JUCO enrollees and will add these three players to complete the mid-year signing period.

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Derrek Pitts

Safety | 6’1”, 175lbs. | South Charleston, WV

Derrek was the #2 rated prospect in West Virginia this year, a 3-star recruit. He originally opted for Penn State but flipped on his decision in October and will now be a Mountaineer.

Tevin Bush

Running Back | 5’8”, 170 lbs | New Orleans, LA

A 3-star all-purpose back, Tevin Bush will join a crowded backfield with Justin Crawford, Kennedy McKoy and Martell Pettaway in 2017.

Maverick Wolfley

Running Back | 6’3”, 215 lbs | Morgantown, WV

Maverick won’t have to go far after starring at Morgantown High. Wolfley is the fourth member of his family to join the Mountaineers and is the son of former standout offensive line and current Coordinator of WVU Varsity Club, Dale Wolfley.

These three players will join seven other new recruits as part of the 2017 recruiting class. Getting 10 players on campus early where they can begin working with strength and conditioning coaches along with meeting their new teammates will go a long way in making sure that 2016 wasn’t a fluke for Dana Holgorsen’s squad. 2017 will come with a lot of expectations after the team won 10 games in a down year for the Big 12. With Will Grier expected to take over for Skyler Howard and the first game against Virginia Tech at FedEx Field, 2017 could be a banner year for the Mountaineers and this incoming squad.