West Virginia

Video Shows Virginia School Football Players Simulating Sex Acts, Shouting Racist Comments

Police are investigating after video clips shared on Snapchat surfaced showing white student athletes from a Virginia school pinning down black …

News (U.S.)

West Virginia broadband panel wants more provider details

A West Virginia broadband panel is asking the federal government to require internet providers to offer more details in reports about their …

Business

Carla Williams becomes first African-American female Power 5 AD

Virginia has hired <b>Carla Williams</b> as its new athletics director, the program announced Sunday. The hire makes Williams the fifth female AD at the …

College Football

Weekend Warzone: Tell your children about Iowa State

It was another exciting and weird week in the Big 12. Top teams had to escape close road games, TCU’s defense flashed it’s best self, and Iowa State …

College Football

Badgers stay put at No. 5 in latest AP poll

After beating up on the Maryland Terrapins on Saturday, the Wisconsin Badgers stayed put at No. 5 in the nation in the latest AP Top 25 poll, …

College Football

Collecting new Top 25 rankings after Week 8 college football

The new AP Poll will be added here as soon as it’s out. If you don’t see them in full below, they haven’t released yet.<p>Week 8 of the college football season came and went with few surprises, unlike the week prior. The only two games with ranked teams losing: Penn State rolled over Michigan in …

Sports

College Football Rankings 2017: Projected Top 25 after Week 8

After Week 8, how does the projected Top 25 look in our College Football Rankings?<p>Every week, the AP Poll is anticipated. It shows where the Top 25 …

College Football

Baylor-West Virginia Game Thread

Baylor takes on West Virginia at 7:00 in Waco. The game is on FS2.<p>We’ll recap things after and Facebook Live tomorrow.<p>For now, hopefully Baylor can …

Baylor Bears

Week 8: The 5 Teams That Impressed Us The Most This Saturday

These five teams impressed us the most.<p>Week 8 of the college football season is in the books, and it was an eventful one. There were a number of …

Sports

3 arrested in West Virginia coal company theft

Authorities have arrested three people after a burglary at a southern West Virginia coal company.<p>Wyoming County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Jimmy White …

Business

Billowing black smoke from blaze at old factory spurs warning of breathing hazard

West Virginia residents are being warned to avoid exposure to the billowing smoke from a fire at an old tool plant now being used for storing …

American South

No. 23 West Virginia survives at Baylor, 38-36

WACO, Texas (AP) — Nobody has to tell West Virginia coach Dana Holgerson that Baylor can put up points in a hurry. The Mountaineers gave up 62 and 73 points in their first two trips to Waco.<p>But Holgerson didn't expect his team would need to stop a two-point conversion and recover an onside kick to …

College Football

Oklahoma State vs. Texas 2017 live stream: Start time and how to watch online

The Cowboys get a road test against a Texas team that’s been much improved under Tom Herman.<p>The No. 10 Oklahoma State Cowboys (5-1) are still alive in the Big 12 title race, but they won’t have any room for error when they travel on the road to face the Texas Longhorns (3-3) at <b>noon ET on ABC</b> …

College Football

College Sports: West Virginia-Baylor live updates: The hunt for the Bears' first win continues | SportsDay

Could this be the week Baylor finally turns the corner and picks up its first win, or are the Bears headed for 0-7 Saturday vs. West Virginia?<p>No. 23 …

Sports

Securing a bowl berth now a difficult task for the 3-4 Texas Longhorns

A lot has changed since expectations of a turnaround season flooded the Forty Acres to begin the Tom Herman era in Austin.<p>A 3-4 record through seven …

College Football

No. 23 West Virginia holds off Baylor 38-36

Baylor's comeback attempt falls short as West Virginia hangs on to win 38-36 in Waco.<p>More College Football Videos

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College Sports: Jake Spavital's comeback tour with West Virginia avoids major speed bump vs. Baylor | SportsDay

WACO -- Jake Spavital stood roughly 10 yards away from the south end zone at Baylor's McLane Stadium and looked upward stadium lights in the middle …

College Football

A West Virginia city passed a law prohibiting discrimination toward LGBTQ people

The city of Morgantown, West Virginia, has added protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender residents to a human rights ordinance.<p>The seven-member City Council voted unanimously to expand the city’s anti-discrimination language as part of a complete overhaul of its human rights …

LGBTQ

Two States Ravaged by Opioids Show Difference Faith Makes

HANOVER, N.H. — There is a strong correlation between lack of religious attendance and illicit drug use, research shows in contrasting two states hit …

Conservative View

Kroger union workers to continue demonstrations during negotiations

A union representing 4,200 Kroger workers at 39 stores in West Virginia, Kentucky and Ohio says demonstrations at stores will continue until an …

American South

Mine safety nomination follows history as coal executive

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The retired coal company executive from West Virginia chosen by President Trump to oversee U.S. mining safety says his first priority is preventing people from getting hurt and that he replaced the managers of a mine plagued by safety violations in 2010 and 2011 where a miner …

Business

The 23 best bets for Week 8 of college football, including Notre Dame over USC

Let’s pick out some wagers for a deep Week 8 of college football.<p><i>All wagers at -110 odds unless otherwise noted. My picks are in bold, with that team’s spread attached. Visit</i> <i>Odds Shark for updated lines throughout each game week</i><i>.</i><p>Season record: 68-51. A 15-6 Week 7 puts me at 57 percent on the year, …

Sports

US rig count declines by 15 this week to 913; Texas loses 8

HOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by 15 this week to 913.<p>That's up from the 553 rigs that were active a year ago.<p>Houston oilfield services company Baker Hughes said Friday that 736 rigs sought oil and 177 explored for natural gas this …

Oil

The potentially great, maybe disastrous final month of the Big 12 season

Three legitimate College Football Playoff contenders.<p>Four QBs on the ESPN Heisman Watch.<p>Five teams tied for second in the standings.<p>And one title …

College Football

West Virginia postal worker admits stealing meth package

A former West Virginia postal worker has pleaded guilty to stealing a mailed package containing methamphetamine.<p>Twenty-five-year-old Turner Connolly …

Business

College Sports: A window into Baylor's future? West Virginia offers preview of what Bears want to do on offense | SportsDay

A window into Baylor's future? West Virginia offers preview of what Bears want to do on offense<p>This Story is About...<p>WACO -- Some things about West …

Sports

5 Baylor players to watch out for against West Virginia

It’s been a rough year for the Baylor Bears. It could be a rough year for West Virginia, too, if the Bears pull out an upset and beat the No. 23 …

College Basketball

Seven biggest surprises after the first seven weeks of the college football season - CBSSports.com

Bryce Love's video game season and early-season turnarounds lead our group<p>We've reached the halfway point of the the 2017 college football season, …

College Football

No. 23 West Virginia has reason to be wary of winless Baylor

WACO, Texas (AP) — Dana Holgorsen is very aware of Baylor's winless record. The Bears have gone more than a year since winning a regular-season game.<p>West Virginia's coach also remembers what happened the only previous two times his team played at Baylor. There were also some close ones at …

Sports

Peterson's Big 12 picks: Iowa State's rush woes are no concern, will K-State beat Oklahoma?

CLOSE<p>Randy Peterson and Tommy Birch discuss Matt Campbell's weekly press conference.<p>LUBBOCK, Texas — Don’t put much stock in Iowa State’s average of …

College Football