The Shotgun/Throwdown (1/11/19): Bob Huggins Brooding about Every Option For Enormous 12 Bottom-Dwelling West Virginia – The Smoking Musket


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Brown’s Hiring a Reason to Cue Country Roads! | West Virginia College Athletics
I indubitably trust but to survey a football coach lose his first press conference. I’ve watched four of these at West Virginia College now, courting wait on to Prosperous Rodriguez’s first one right here 18 years ago in 2000.

WVU football: Unusual coach Neal Brown says West Virginia job ‘fits my DNA’ | Charleston Gazette-Mail
Neal Brown was as soon as at an uncle’s home wait on in Kentucky, celebrating a late Christmas with his family. Within the background, the West Virginia College football group’s Camping World Bowl game in opposition to Syracuse was as soon as on the television. Moral a pair of weeks later, he was as soon as standing in the group meeting room at WVU, meeting the media for the principle time as the Mountaineers’ new football coach.

Terms of Brown’s 6-year deal published | WV News
West Virginia head football coach Neal Brown’s settlement to coach the WVU football group begins with a salary of $3,050,000 for 2019, rising to $3,300,000 in 2024, the final year of the six-year deal.

Neal Brown talks accountability, discipline at introductory press conference | Cases West Virginian
As Neal Brown would attain, he sees his pass from Troy College in Alabama — where he made his bones as a head football coach — to West Virginia no longer as an upheaval in his life, however as an replacement in the lives of the avid gamers and recruits he is inheriting from Dana Holgorsen.

Derek Redd: Neal Brown wants to trust some extreme enjoyable as WVU’s new football coach | Charleston Gazette-Mail
OK, old to we ride to any extent additional, Neal Brown wants to picture one thing about that video.

Brown Names Koenning Defensive Coordinator | West Virginia College Athletics
West Virginia College football coach Neal Brown has announced the hiring of Vic Koenning as the Mountaineers’ defensive coordinator and safeties coach.

Vic Koenning considered pursuing Troy head teaching job | WV MetroNews
For about a fleeting moments, defensive coordinator Vic Koenning pondered turning into the head coach at Troy as an replacement of joining Neal Brown at West Virginia. Nevertheless divine intervention and, it looks that, a discover from Troy athletics director Jeremy McClain confirmed Koenning the sunshine.

Gibson out as West Virginia defensive coordinator, leaving program | WV MetroNews
Tony Gibson’s second tenure at West Virginia is coming to an live. Athletics director Shane Lyons talked about the used defensive coordinator, who is being modified by incoming Troy assistant Vic Koenning, is no longer going to remain with the program.


Huggins inflamed by each option for Enormous 12’s final-net page group | WV MetroNews
There was as soon as no talk of a transient fix from Bob Huggins. No promises of turnarounds or miracle finishes, either. For the finest winless group in the Enormous 12, it’s all about discovering some positivity and attempting new combos.

WVU basketball: Mountaineers peaceful on the hunt for solid guard play | Charleston Gazette-Mail
The West Virginia College men’s basketball group is off to an 0-3 originate in Enormous 12 Conference play — the Mountaineers worst originate in conference for the explanation that 2002-2003 season — and coach Bob Huggins is procuring for solutions.

All around the NCAA

Tate Martell has name in NCAA transfer portal, per experiences | SBNation
Is the scorching Buckeye on his manner out of Columbus?

The NCAA must bear Transfer Portal worthy of its awesome name | SBNation
No mere spreadsheet deserves such a title.

Clemson’s Hunter Renfrow, 11teenth-year senior, is peaceful no longer completed with Alabama | SBNation
Renfrow (who’s in actuality a redshirt senior) also can or might maybe maybe no longer be accusing Bama of a ticky-tack NCAA violation.

College Soccer’s 100 handiest 2018-19 games, ranked | SBNation
It’s time for our annual take care of letter to the season that was as soon as.

Kliff Kingsbury as soon as talked about he’d draft Kyler Murray No. 1 overall. Correct news, Kliff! | SBNation
Kingsbury’s Cardinals personal the pinnacle secure at the 2019 NFL Draft.

Is Tom Brady *gasp* showing his age this season? | SBNation
Never depend out Touchdown Tom, however …

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