Sidelined Senior

Sitting on the sideline is difficult for any football player, but it's especially hard to sit out as your senior season is coming to an end. Center Mike Dent has had to do just that for West Virginia's last three games, and it has been a trying experience as he watched his last games as a collegian dwindle away.
December 6, 2008

Back In The Harness

West Virginia offensive lineman Mike Dent made his return to the field from off season shoulder surgery on Monday, and the senior center felt like he and his mates up front hit the ground running.
August 4, 2008

Watch List For Dent

WVU senior center Mike Dent was one of 42 players named to the Rimington Trophy 2008 Spring Watch List as selected by the Rimington Trophy committee.
May 8, 2008

Variation Of The Snap

South Florida appeared to get a great jump on the snap in its 21-13 upset win over then-No. 5 West Virginia, which disrupted line play and allowed the Bulls to better pressure the pocket.
October 2, 2007

Dent's Time And Place

The irony isn't lost on Mike Dent. The switches and player insertions that dominated fall camp resembled the early portion of his career, when West Virginia mined a valuable offensive line resource from the defensive leftovers.
August 29, 2007

Dent in the Line

West Virginia's position changes on the offense line are akin to the children's game where one bashes the pop-up animal, only to have another soon appear in its place.
August 17, 2006

Dent A "Fantastic Prospect"

Jeannette High School head football coach Bob Murphy believes that WVU-bound Mike Dent has all the potential to be a standout college player.
February 4, 2004

Pennsylvania Two Way Player Familiar With WVU

West Virginia University was familiar ground for the Dent family, so when an offer came from WVU it was an easy decision for Jeannette's Mike Dent.
September 24, 2003