As reported earlier today by BlueGoldNews.com, freshman quarterback
J.R. House is leaving West Virginia University to continue his
professional baseball career, he announced to a football team meeting
this evening. He will not take part in practices for the Nokia Sugar
December 9, 2005
J.R. House and Jason Gwaltney were anointed sure starters by some fans -those who have little idea of the jump from high school to college.
August 13, 2005
Pittsburgh's loss is West Virginia's gain.
J.R. House has enrolled at
West Virginia University and plans to become a member of the Mountaineer
football team, Coach Rich Rodriguez announced today.
The injury bug has bitten J.R. House yet again.
<br><br>The rookie catcher, once considered the Pirates' top prospect, underwent surgery to repair tears to the labrum and rotator cuff of his right shoulder and will miss the entire season.