MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - For the second year in a row, fans packed Morgantown High School's gymnasium for a highly competitive, dunk filled installment of WVU basketball's alumni game. This year's game saw Juwan Staten and Devin Williams' white team defeat John Flowers and Da'sean Butler's blue Team 137-104.
The 60th annual Portsmouth Invitational Tournament will be held at Churchland High School from April 11-14 with the 64 players invited and divided into eight teams. The following is a look at the updated team rosters.
He's been a lightning rod for complaints throughout his career, following in the footsteps of other Mountaineers who, mostly unfairly, have been targeted more for shortcomings than praised for achievements. However, there's not much doubt that West Virginia would have come home a loser on Saturday had it not been for senior Truck Bryant.
A pair of veterans -- senior Truck Bryant and junior Deniz Kilicli -- discuss West Virginia's win over Akron, the play of freshman Jabarie Hinds, and the second half problems which kept WVU from increasing its 20-point halftime margin.
November 29, 2011
WVU senior guard Truck Bryant is facing a different challenge this year as he prepares for his final season in a Mountaineer uniform.
West Virginia Mountaineer guard Truck Bryant didn't get to face Kentucky last year, but he isn't letting anticipation of this year's match-up change his approach to the game.
Despite lapses at the beginning and end of the game, Truck Bryant's play through most of West Virginia's loss of Marquette kept the Mountaineers in the contest and earned him player of the game honors.
January 1, 2011
West Virginia University basketball coach Bob Huggins has announced that sophomore guard Darryl "Truck" Bryant will miss the remainder of the 2009-10 basketball season after suffering a fracture of the fifth metatarsal in his right foot during Tuesday's practice.