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Chuck McGill: Capital football coach, wife, discover true meaning of family through adoption
Chuck McGill: Capital football coach, wife, discover true meaning of family through adoption

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Coaches in any sport are known for their victories and their defeats.

Jon Carpenter, a state championship football coach at Capital High School, can tell you about true loss.

“Next time you have a bad day...

Chuck McGill: Capital football coach, wife, discover true meaning of family through adoption
Chuck McGill: Capital football coach, wife, discover true meaning of family through adoption

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Coaches in any sport are known for their victories and their defeats.

Jon Carpenter, a state championship football coach at Capital High School, can tell you about true loss.

“Next time you have a bad day...

Derek Taylor: A simple list of wants for people in W.Va. sports

Derek Taylor column

Derek Redd: Holliday’s Sunshine State roots run deep, pay off (with video)
Derek Redd: Holliday’s Sunshine State roots run deep, pay off (with video)

Derek Redd column

Chuck McGill: Numbers and nuggets for Boca Raton and Liberty bowls
Chuck McGill: Numbers and nuggets for Boca Raton and Liberty bowls

1 — This is the start of a new bowl streak for West Virginia. At least that’s WVU’s hope. The Mountaineers had a school-record 11-year bowl streak end last season, when they finished with a 4-8 record. Coach Dana Holgorsen has WVU ...

Chuck McGill: Carey wants WVU to raise level of play
Chuck McGill: Carey wants WVU to raise level of play

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Chuck McGill: Luck’s legacy is secure

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — It was 1,651 days ago when Oliver Luck was hired by his alma mater, West Virginia University, to guide the school’s athletic programs through uncertain waters. On June 10, 2010, when Luck’s hiring was announced,...

Chuck McGill: Classic coaches’ comments, Gibson’s new deal and defending a ballot
Chuck McGill: Classic coaches’ comments, Gibson’s new deal and defending a ballot

Chuck McGill column

Derek Redd: Haig reflects on a special season
Derek Redd: Haig reflects on a special season

Derek Redd column

Chuck McGill: ‘Hot Rod’ to be honored by YMCA, where hoops tale began
Chuck McGill: ‘Hot Rod’ to be honored by YMCA, where hoops tale began

Chuck McGill column

Mike Casazza: Big 12 needs help, but expansion isn’t it

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — With apologies to TCU and Baylor, and maybe even Ohio State, which is in this awkward position of being vilified for being a successful football program, the worst thing to come out of Sunday’s College Football...

Chuck McGill: Nuggets and notes from around college football

Chuck McGill column

Derek Redd: Herd defense getting back to normal

Derek Redd column

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