SAN DIEGO — There’s a lot of history behind the basketball matchup that is WVU-Marshall, which again takes form at 9:40 p.m. Sunday in the second round of the NCAA men’s tournament.There were the schools’ ill-fated “Friends of Coal” football series once ordered by then-Gov. Joe Manchin that ended after bickering.There was the seemingly always-entertaining “Capital Classic” basketball series that moved from the teams’ home floors to a more permanent place in Charleston.
SAN DIEGO — If there’s one West Virginia Mountaineer equipped to ride nearby SeaWorld’s Manta roller coaster, it would be freshman forward Teddy Allen.Because he’s been riding a proverbial one for the last few years.The 6-foot-5 freshman has moved from Mesa, Arizona, to Father Flanagan-inspired Boys Town in Omaha, Nebraska, to Morgantown.He went from being a lightly recruited basketball player in the small C-1 Nebraska ranks (Boys Town school enrollment: 200) to highly regarded after...
SAN DIEGO — Jon Elmore has faced West Virginia, but West Virginia hasn’t quite faced Jon Elmore.A memory jog is in order here. When Marshall last played WVU on Dec. 17, 2015, Elmore was in his second game after becoming eligible. Elmore transferred from Virginia Military Institute, and had to sit out two semesters.“I had a torn-up ankle,” Elmore said Saturday, a day before the teams’ battle in the NCAA tournament.
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