West Virginia Rumors & News

  • 3-star WR Dillon Spalding chooses West Virginia over Michigan

    Detroit News "Three-star wide receiver Dillon Spalding of Lorton, Virginia, committed to West Virginia on Monday night. He chose the Mountaineers over Michigan. Spalding, 6-foot-1 and 216 pounds and a member of the Class of 2018, made the announcement on Twitter, writing, "100% COMMITTED." Spalding also..." November 28

  • Will Grier's Status for West Virginia's Bowl Game Uncertain After Surgery

    SI - College Football "West Virginia quarterback Will Grier had surgery to repair a broken middle finger on his throwing hand over the weekend and is expected to be sidelined around a month. His status for the Mountaineers’ bowl game is questionable, a source told SI Monday morning. Grier injured his finger trying to..." November 20

  • West Virginia's Grier to miss several weeks with broken finger

    SI "West Virginia quarterback Will Grier is expected to undergo surgery to fix a broken middle finger and is expected to miss several weeks, according to ESPN. The injury occurred when Grier tried to run into the end zone with less than five minutes in the first quarter of the 28–14 loss to Texas...." November 19

  • West Virginia's Grier suffers nasty finger injury vs. Texas

    Fanrag Sports "West Virginia quarterback Will Grier left his team’s game against Texas on Saturday afternoon due to an injured finger on his throwing hand. He went straight to the locker room, and you can see why in this photo. Don’t look if you’re squeamish." November 18

  • Jovon Durante leaves West Virginia, transferring to FAU

    SI "Speedy WR Jovon Durante is transferring from West Virginia. The former four-star recruit from Miami is going to FAU and playing for Lane Kiffin’s program, he announced on Twitter Saturday. Durante will have to sit out the 2017 season per NCAA transfer rules. Durante had not been in camp with..." August 19

  • WVU receiver Marcus Simms arrested for DUI

    The Dominion Post "WVU wide receiver Marcus Simms was arrested and charged Aug. 13 with DUI and driving a license suspended or revoked for DUI. According to the criminal complaint, Simms’ vehicle was pulled over by Monongalia County Deputy Sheriff E. Mongold because a taillight was out. When Mongold approached..." August 13

  • Alabama WR T.J. Simmons transferring to West Virginia

    Gridiron Now "Alabama wide receiver T.J. Simmons will transfer to West Virginia, he announced Sunday on Twitter. “Words are not enough to explain how thankful I am for having the opportunity to play for the University of Alabama,” Simmons wrote. “However, I am blessed to announce that I will be transferring..." June 27

  • WVU makes addition of ex-Miami TE Jovani Haskins official

    College Football Talk "One down, one to go. Over the weekend, both former Miami tight end Jovani Haskins (HERE) and ex-Alabama wide receiver T.J. Simmons (HERE) indicated on social media that they would be transferring and continuing their collegiate playing careers at West Virginia. Monday, WVU confirmed that the..." June 27

  • Former Florida QB Will Grier eligible for West Virginia season-opener

    Alabama "Former Florida quarterback Will Grier will be eligible to play beginning with West Virginia's 2017 season-opener, Mountaineers coach Dana Holgorsen announced Tuesday. Grier was given a one-year suspension by the NCAA in October 2015, when he tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs. He..." June 20