Defensive Options

WVU guard Joe Mazzulla believes that there are some things that West Virginia did against Ben Hansbrough that it can also employ against Kemba Walker when the Mountaineers host UConn on Wednesday, but he knows there's one attribute Walker possesses that makes him a more difficult player to defend.
March 1, 2011

Point of Emphasis

Every West Virginia opponent brings a new scouting report and some new keys for West Virginia, and Saturday's contest with Notre Dame is no different.
February 18, 2011

Scoring Option

West Virginia clearly needs more offensive production down the stretch if it hopes to put together a good record over its final five regular season games, but just where does that need to come from? Our answer may surprise you.
February 16, 2011


Joe Mazzulla set the pace early for West Virginia in its 82-71 win over DePaul.
February 13, 2011

PoG: West Virginia - Cincinnati

It wasn't all the scoring, although he tied for the team high with 16 points. It wasn't the 2-1 assist ratio, or the seven rebounds, or any other stat, that made Joe Mazzulla our selection for player of the game in West Virginia's 66-55 win over Cincinnati.
January 29, 2011

Learning Experience

West Virginia didn't get a clean sweep on its three-game road trip but the experience and bonding it gained on the swing from the Midwest to Washington D.C. could be a building block for the remainder of the season.
January 13, 2011

Simple Solution

West Virginia's basketball offensive woes, and more precisely, the solution to them, aren't a mystery, according to point guard Joe Mazzulla.
December 8, 2010

PoG: WVU - Oakland

West Virginia's balanced scoring effort against Oakland left plenty of competitors for player of the game honors, but Joe Mazzulla's all-around performance and steadying influence gave him the edge in the 95-71 win.
November 12, 2010