Zac Cooper contributed mightily to West Virginia's strong defensive effort in the Mountaineers' 24-21 win over Rutgers.
December 6, 2009
Despite growing up less than 40 miles from Pittsburgh, senior linebacker Zac Cooper never let his close proximately to the universities of the Steel City affect his loyalty to his home state. The Weirton, W.Va. native never wavered in his support of his home state -- although some of his friends did.
November 26, 2009
West Virginia defensive end Zac Cooper wasn't thrilled with the performance of the Mountaineer D in Saturday's 48-21 win over Villanova, but he did see some positives in the rotation of players up front.
August 30, 2008
West Virginia's starting defensive line could include Weirton's Zac Cooper when the season kicks off against Villanova.
A couple of seasons ago, a linebacker from West Virginia got a head start on his Mountaineer college career by haunting the WVU weight room and putting every bit of energy into developing himself as a player. In the summer of 2005, another Mountain State backer is following the same path.
West Virginia linebacker commitment Zac Cooper played a lot like Sam Huff during his senior season, and that play was rewarded with a namesake honor.
January 10, 2005
Weir High School's Zac Cooper ended what little suspense remained in his recruiting by committing to West Virginia.