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Chuck McGill: Marshall did right by Canty

The hubbub around the Marshall University men’s basketball program this week isn’t about a new coach, but the team’s star player and his wish to leave the program.

Kareem Canty, the Thundering Herd’s leading scorer...

Chuck McGill: Marshall did right by Canty

The hubbub around the Marshall University men’s basketball program this week isn’t about a new coach, but the team’s star player and his wish to leave the program.

Kareem Canty, the Thundering Herd’s leading scorer...

The culture of success is shared by Bucs, Power

The West Virginia Power, the low-Class A affiliate of the Pittsburgh Pirates, are seven games through a 140-game season.

The Power opens the home portion of its schedule tonight at 7:05 against Lexington at Appalachian Power Park.

If you...

Derek Redd: Ohio hire will affect Marshall hoops coaching search

Reports surfaced in the wee hours of Sunday morning that North Dakota State men’s basketball coach Saul Phillips would be the next coach at Ohio University, replacing Boston College-bound Jim Christian. That decision affected Marshall...

Chuck McGill: Clay, Wellman bring toughness to Charleston
Chuck McGill: Clay, Wellman bring toughness to Charleston

The juxtaposition of Dana Holgorsen and the West Virginia Mountaineers roaming the turf of at University of Charleston Stadium with a backdrop of 18-wheelers whizzing by on the interstate wasn’t Saturday’s most peculiar sight....

Chuck McGill: Capital Classic news, prospect notes and State’s Poore on the hunt

The Charleston Civic Center and its participating schools, West Virginia and Marshall, have tinkered with the Capital Classic formula the past few years.

The men’s and women’s doubleheader — previously a January staple...

Mike Casazza: Smallwood impresses West Virginia coaching staff

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. ­­— When a football season ends at West Virginia, players are assigned two things to begin their offseason.

Wendell Smallwood defied them both, and not because he doesn’t care.

“It matters ...

Chuck McGill: Smaller Heredia targets big year with Power

CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Luis Heredia, at 6-foot-7, is an imposing figure on the mound. He has the big bonus ($2.6 million), big fastball (mid-90s) and big expectations (organization’s No. 10 prospect).

He is not as big as he used to be,...

Derek Redd: Options large and small abound in Marshall coaching search
Derek Redd: Options large and small abound in Marshall coaching search

HUNTINGTON — When Marshall athletic director Mike Hamrick said he was going silent on his men’s basketball coaching search after the day he announced former coach Tom Herrion’s resignation, he kept his word.

He’s kept ...

Chuck McGill: Chemistry paid off for Osborne, UC

Dwaine Osborne has plenty on which to hang his maroon-and-gold hat.

You know, if basketball coaches wore hats.

The 40-year-old University of Charleston men’s hoops coach returned to the Mountain State’s capital city Sunday...

Chuck McGill: Cogdell a welcome addition at WVU

Six weeks after Damon Cogdell was hired away from Miramar (Fla.) High School to coach on the defensive side of the ball at his alma mater, West Virginia University, he sat at a round table inside the Puskar Center and spoke with the media....

Mike Casazza: Lack of continuity has hurt WVU since Final Four appearance

MORGANTOWN — There was an NCAA tournament game on television Sunday, the sort of thing that used to be common around here and the sort of thing that, given what we learned Monday and what we might learn in a few days about players and their...

CHUCK McGILL: J.R. House finds his niche as minor league manager

J.R. House, the first-year manager of the Arizona Diamondbacks’ short-season affiliate, isn’t sure if former big leaguer Mark Grace will be on his coaching staff when the Hillsboro Hops begin play this summer.

“But,”...

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Chuck McGill: Marshall did right by Canty
The culture of success is shared by Bucs, Power
Derek Redd: Ohio hire will affect Marshall hoops coaching search
Chuck McGill: Clay, Wellman bring toughness to Charleston
Chuck McGill: Capital Classic news, prospect notes and State’s Poore on the hunt