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Courthouse News Service
Antitrust Class Action Says NCAA Colludes Against Football Players
The NCAA and its five biggest football conferences collude to limit financial aid to college athletes at far below market levels, a former running back for the West Virginia Mountaineers claims in a federal antitrust class action.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Shell quietly runs new objective at West Virginia
It has been 11 months since Rushel Shell left Pitt's spring camp and seven months since he transferred across the Backyard Brawl battlefront to West Virginia, but Shell has yet to speak publicly on either event.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
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Hagens Berman: NCAA Football Player Challenges NCAA Rules Limiting Financial Aid and Compensation
Student athletes playing under NCAA auspices today filed an antitrust class-action lawsuit against the NCAA and the NCAA's most powerful members including the Pac-12, Big Ten, Big-12 as well as the and ACC, claiming these entities have agreed in violation of national antitrust laws to cap the value of athletic scholarships despite the fact that the ... (more)
Mon Mar 03, 2014
WVU conducts first spring practice
But, the mood inside West Virginia University's indoor practice facility was delightful as fourth-year head coach Dana Holgorsen and his Mountaineers opened spring drills.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Charleston Daily Mail
WVU football: Spring begins with several questions
On the day when he hoped to begin finding the most important answers during his time on campus, West Virginia football coach Dana Holgorsen was well aware of the biggest questions.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
WVU to hold 2 spring practices on road
West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen wants to put some excitement into this year's early drills by taking his team on the road.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Molinari delivers a message
It's also the most apt description of West Virginia University football player Michael Molinari, who was part of the Mountaineer contingent that appeared at Thursday night's Steak and Burger Dinner at the Grand Pointe Conference Center.
WVU looking for stars to emerge in spring ball
Back in late January, an editor for one of the preseason college football magazines emailed me and asked for a few candidates for the cover of the 2014 WVU edition.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
WVU's Gibson is ready
Not only is the former Van High School standout taking over a unit that finished ninth in the 10-team Big 12 conference in total defense and scoring defense , but will have at least three other coaches on the staff that have more defensive coordinator experience than he does.
Crook has found comfort zone as WVU line coach
Just ask Parkersburg South graduate Ron Crook, who is preparing to open his second spring drills as the offensive line coach at West Virginia University.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Holgorsen is high on Molinari
Attend enough press conferences and the first thing you discover that coaches will spend time talking about schemes and players.
The NFL Combine: Where to Watch, Who to Watch
Feb 24, 2013; Indianapolis, IN, USA; West Virginia Mountaineers quarterback Geno Smith throws a pass during the NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium.
New West Virginia defensive coordinator comes full circle; Tom Bradley also added to staff
When Tony Gibson left his post as West Virginia defensive backs coach in December 2007 to follow Rich Rodriguez to Michigan, he expected he would never be welcomed back in his home state again.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
WVU to barnstorm; Gibson in, Trickett out
Now, he's trying to become more open to his team's fans, or what he calls "Mountaineer Nation."
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Cat Scratch Reader
Could This Be Greg Hardy's Replacement?
With the highly probable scenario that Greg Hardy will not be playing in Carolina next season due to the exorbitant amount he is going to command either in a new contract that is going to be at or around 10 million per season or the franchise tag , Carolina does not have the cap space for either one of these options.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Why Seattle's Bruce Irvin Should Be on the Falcons' Radar
Atlanta Falcons fans are salivating just at the thought of the team acquiring a young edge-rusher to add to its woeful pass rush.
Wed Feb 05, 2014
Mountaineers fill roster, needs
Depending on how you look at it, Christmas either came early or late for West Virginia University head football coach Dana Holgorsen and his staff as the 2014 recruiting class was announced Wednesday afternoon at the Milan Puskar Center.