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0-0, 1st in Big 12
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West Virginia WR Durante transfers to FAU

Lane Kiffin and Florida Atlantic picked up yet another transfer as West Virginia wide receiver Jovon Durante tweeted Saturday he'll be joining the Owls.

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Thought the PR judges were right to give dec. to Nate Green, but scored the Machado-Morales too wide. I had Machado, but close: 95-94.

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WVU WR Simms suspended after DUI arrest

West Virginia receiver Marcus Simms has been suspended for the team's opener after being arrested on charges of DUI and driving on a suspended or revoked license for DUI.

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Coaches discuss the College Football Playoff (1:36)
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Biggest position battles: West Virginia

Elijah Battle looks likely to claim one starting spot after Rasul Douglas left for the NFL, but the other spot remains an open competition.

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Will Sooners three-peat?

Oklahoma is the favorite to win the Big 12 for the third consecutive season. In-state rival Oklahoma State has the second-best odds behind Heisman hopeful Mason Rudolph. Or will Tom Herman return the Longhorns back to the top of the conference?

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QBs changing places

Four transfer quarterbacks will look to turn their new teams' luck this season. Will Grier, Jarrett Stidham and Kyle Allen were all top-50 recruits, while Malik Zaire showed flashes of potential in his time at Notre Dame.

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

Dana Holgorsen, while discussing the young average age of the league's coaches, saying he doesn't pay attention to age: "I don't even know how old I am."

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen on Bob Stoops' decision to retire: "Admirable." Holgorsen said he was startled by the news, but he understood it completely upon reviewing the situation.

Sam Khan Jr. ESPN Staff Writer 

West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen on not calling plays this year: "I have complete confidence in Jake Spavital," Holgorsen said, referencing his new offensive coordinator who he worked with at West Virginia in 2011. "He knows how I think and I know how he thinks."

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Dana Holgorsen wastes no time in sharing the Big 12 party line: "I'd like to start off by talking about how excited I am about the Big 12." He added that, for the first time, he feels like West Virginia is a full and true member of the conference.

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Askew-Henry headlines Bronko Nagurski Trophy watch list

West Virginia DB Dravon Askew-Henry was named to the Bronko Nagurski Trophy watch list on Thursday. The award goes to the nation's top defensive standout. Last season, Askew-Henry recorded 53 total tackles and one interception.

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Source: WVU's Long (knee) to miss 4 games

Mountaineers linebacker David Long, who started 10 games as a freshman last season, will miss at least the first four games of the season because of an injured knee, a source confirmed to ESPN.com.

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Who has most to prove on West Virginia?

After missing all of last season with a knee injury, stud S Dravon Askew-Henry is back with a chip on his shoulder. If he can return to form, the Mountaineers will have a game-changer in their secondary.

Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

ESPN 300 quarterback Woodrow Lowe committed to West Virginia on Tuesday. Lowe, ranked No. 229 overall, had narrowed his list down to West Virginia, Arkansas State, Illinois, North Carolina, Houston, Southern Miss and Memphis, but chose the Mountaineers.

Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer 

Florida coach Jim McElwain on QB Will Grier, who transferred from Florida after he was banned for a year for taking a banned substance and is eligible to play immediately for West Virginia this season: "I wish him the best. He got his year back and I'm excited to see what he's going to do there. He's going to light that place up."

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