Tag: WVU

  • Time Well Wasted

    Time Well Wasted

    My dad told me I was wasting my time. My West Virginia University Mountaineers were about to face off with the University of Cincinnati Bearcats in the second round of the 1998 NCAA basketball tournament. Admittedly, the prospects were not good. Cincinnati was the number two seed in the region, WVU was the number ten […]

  • My Whole ‘Old Gold’ And Blue Heart

    My Whole ‘Old Gold’ And Blue Heart

    #1 Kansas 63 #11 West Virginia 74 The last time West Virginia defeated the top-ranked team in the land was February 1983 – 17 months before I was born. This makes today’s victory a once in a lifetime (so far!) event and I’m enjoying it accordingly. Big moments like this always make me feel connected […]