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West Virginia’s Dante Stills has earned another national preseason accolade. The senior defensive lineman from Fairmont has been named an AP 2021 Preseason All-American. Stills, who led WVU with 10.5 tackles for loss last season, is a second team honoree.
Defensive lineman Dante Stills is stepping as he prepares to play his senior season at West Virginia. The WVU coaching staff has been pushing Stills outside of his comfort zone, which has led to him becoming a vocal leader for the Mountaineers.
On this episode of “Three Guys Before The Game,” Tony Caridi and Hoppy Kercheval discuss the upcoming start of Neal Brown’s third season at West Virginia. They also give their insight into WVU’s future conference affiliation.
Junior tight end Mike O’Laughlin continues to be sidelined with a right ankle injury, but West Virginia tight ends coach Travis Trickett believes he will be back in action soon. For the time being, WVU’s other tight ends are getting valuable reps in preseason practice.
Head coach Neal Brown was pleased with what he saw during West Virginia’s second officiated scrimmage of preseason camp. The Mountaineers ran about 75 plays mixed in with some special teams and situational work.
Last week, West Virginia assistant coaches Dontae Wright and Travis Trickett visited with the media to offer their perspectives on their player units: the safeties and the tight ends.
Kicker Tyler Sumpter followed Neal Brown from Troy to West Virginia, starting his career as a walk-on in 2020. Now, he is officially on scholarship.
Senior defender Jordan Brewster of the West Virginia women’s soccer team has been named to the 2021 Missouri Athletic Club Hermann Trophy Watch List. Brewster is on the list for the second consecutive year after being the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year in 2020.
A goal in the seventh minute proved to be the difference in the match as #4 Virginia defeated #12 West Virginia, 1-0, on Sunday afternoon in Morgantown. The Mountaineers were able to generate pressure in the second half, but were unable to get on the scoreboard.
The West Virginia men’s soccer team’s 2021 promotional schedule includes happy hours, dollar nights, and giveaways.
Around the Big 12
Oklahoma received a commitment from Brandon Inniss on Sunday, as the ESPN Junior 300 wide receiver chose the Sooners over Alabama, Florida, Miami, and Ohio State.
Around the NCAA
The 2021 college football season is kicking off this week. With that in mind, it is time to break down the top 100 players who will be most worth watching.
Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour has said “the Big Ten feels like it’s in a really good place” as the conference explores an alliance with the ACC and Pac-12, but that it continues to pay attention to what brings value beyond money.
Today’s NFL quarterbacks do so many different things extremely well and picking out the best of the best is no easy task. So, ESPN’s NFL analysts rank their personal top 10 NFL quarterbacks entering the 2021 season in 12 distinct categories, from arm strength to field vision.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said that the league wants to keep the Bills in Buffalo, but in a new stadium.
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