Mountaineer Chuck

  • joined May 26, 2011
  • last login Aug 29, 2014
  • posts 98
  • comments 831

I have a great family.
I have a great job.
I went to a great University.
My social life revolves around WVU sports.

Hi, I'm Chuck, and I'm a Mountaineer Maniac.

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  • MLB Washington Nationals
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  • NCAAF West Virginia Mountaineers
  • NCAAB West Virginia Mountaineers
  • NHL Washington Capitals
  • Golf Senor Woods
  • NASCAR Jeff Gordon
  • MMA Anderson Silva
  • Boxing My wife
  • Soccer West Lucking Virginia
  • Tennis John McEnroe
  • FIFA U.S.A.
  • MLS DC United
User Blog

WVU Not In Top 25? Watch Out New York


What does WVU have to do to get either Kevin Jones or their overachieving team to get some national love?

Reports have NAVY Joining Big East in 2015


Isn't this ironic: The ship is going down and Navy is getting on board.

Cinci Preview: Mick Cronin "Coach of the Year?"


Cincinnati's head coach Mick Cronin has done enough on the court and off it to garner early consideration for coach of the year. His next test is Saturday at WVU.

Marshall Preview: Are We Feeling Lucky?


WVU takes a break from its Big East Conference schedule to take on state rival Marshall. The lucky numbers favor the Mountaineers.

SportsNation Knows...Apparently the SEC Doesn't


Recent polling certainly shows that majority of SEC states still imagine that the current BCS formula is just fine. Sports Nation knows differently.

Rutgers Preview - WVU Needed The Time Off!


Five days off is a good thing for the WVU Men’s Basketball team. Especially having just come off a tough road loss to UConn that they genuinely let slip away. After leading the Huskies by as...

DeForest Reportedly Coming to WVU!


Reports tonight quote Joe DeForest as saying he's coming to WVU. The former NFL player is the current award-winning special teams coordinator and associate head coach at Oklahoma State University. Special Teams improvement is on the way!

WVU & Big East Ordered To Mediation


My sense is that mediation (even if it's non-binding) puts the pressure on the Big East to consider a settlement. While not being obligated to do so, they'd look petty ignoring that suggestion from a mediator.

Source tells Tuscon Citizen that Casteel is a Done Deal


The Tucson Citizen is citing a source claiming that Rich Rodriguez will announce West Virginia’s Jeff Casteel as his defensive coordinator on Wednesday afternoon.

Sympathy for "Huntington Chuck"


Sympathy for "Huntington Chuck", but not really

UConn Preview: Will the 2012 WVU Magic Continue Tonight?


WVU Athletics has had its best week in history. Will their 2012 magic continue tonight against #16 UConn?

Georgetown Preview: Good...We're the Underdog!


WVU vs. Georgetown will be a brawl in the Coliseum. Not literally, as GU got that out of their system in China.

Smoking Musket Orange Bowl MVP: Oliver Luck


WVU Athletic Director Oliver Luck has made good on the promise of a bright future. He's today's real MVP.

WVU Hoops Preview - Family Business vs. Rutgers Tonight in Jersey


During the Orange Bowl, WVU hoops has some family business to attend to in New Jersey. WVU vs. Rutgers Preview at the Smoking Musket.

SI Bubble Teams


SI's Andy Glockner has WVU Basketball on the bubble at the start of Big East play. In spite of our 28 RPI & 11 SOS, His take: "Still not 100 percent sure what to make of this team yet." Welcome to my hell, bud.

Mountaineer Chuck On The Road: We Need the Bowls!


One trip as a guest to the Rose Bowl and I realize we need the bowls...but we need a genuine football championship.

Jones vs. Pope on ESPN2 - A Seton Hall "Preview"


Jones vs. Pope on ESPN2 @ 9:00 pm - A Seton Hall "Preview."

Villanova Preview: Big East Conference Play Begins Tonight


Villanova Preview: Big East Conference Play Begins Tonight @ the WVU Coliseum!

WVU Needs More Than Luck Against Baylor: A Vegas Preview


WVU got a lucky 700th win for Coach Bob Huggins last night. The Mountaineers will need more than luck against Baylor tonight in Las Vegas.

Mountaineer Chuck on the Road in Vegas: Missouri State Preview


Mountaineer Chuck on the Road in Vegas: Missouri State Preview!

Tennessee Tech Preview - WVU a Work in Progress


Tennessee Tech Preview - WVU Hoops a Work in Progress

SI Ranks the Bowls


Of the 35 Bowl games rated for quality by SI's Stewart Mandel, WVU vs. Clemson in the Orange Bowl ranks 7th. It made me Mountaineer "Chuckle" to see my two least favorite teams at the bottom of the list: 34. Beef 'O' Brady's (Dec. 20): FIU (8-4) vs. Marshall (6-6). 35. BBVA Compass (Jan. 7): SMU (7-5) vs. Pittsburgh (6-6).

Basketball Preview - "Gimme" Games Provide Opportunities


WVU Basketball Preview - "Gimme" Games Provide Opportunities for Growth - Texas A&M Corpus-Christi preview

Miami Preview: Hurricanes Downgraded to Light Sprinkle


After WVU's 2OT win against a tough Kansas State team, Miami blows into Morgantown like a refreshing breeze. Hurricanes are downgraded to a light sprinkle for tonight's game on ESPN2.

Huggs Gets Brutally Honest Preparing for Kansas State - A Preview


Bob Huggins doesn't mince words - he thinks his team sucks. WVU vs. Kansas State Preview at the Smoking Musket.

The Hypocritical High Road of Academia


The Hypocritical High Road of Academia. Why everyone is guilty of capitalizing on the student.

WVU-Mississippi State Preview: Big Road Test on ESPNU


WVU-Mississippi State Preview: Big Test tonight on ESPNU!

Mountaineer Chuck on the Road: A USF Retrospective


Another win for the WVU defense. Another "experience" in Tampa. Another reason I’m really excited to get to next season already. Not that Holgorsen 1.0 has been bad, it just has some bugs. T...

Tampa: Your Disappointing Vacation Destination!


Tampa: Your Disappointing Vacation Destination!" - Mountaineer Chuck @ the WVU-USF game in Florida!

Akron Preview: WVU Basketball's Game Challenges Begin


Akron Preview: WVU Basketball challenges begin Tonight!

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