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Shepherd women win, 89-86, in home game

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- Shepherd freshman Abby Beeman of Frankfort driving against Slippery Rock's Kasch Harris scored 28 points in Shepherd's 89-86 victory over Slippery Rock. In the next picture, Sydney Clayton moves to pass the ball out of a Slippery Rock double-team in the third quarter of ...

Slippery Rock, Virginia Union games will not be forgotten

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- Frenetic endings in its last two games will probably be long-remembered by the players and coaches associated with Shepherd's basketball team.The two-point loss in Richmond to Virginia Union and the three-point win that came on a half-court shot, with less than a second left at ...

Shepherd volleyball celebrated record-setting season

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- Heads began to turn in the direction of Shepherd's volleyball team. Teams located in the Mid-Atlantic region weren't surprised with the start to the season the Rams had, because Shepherd teams in both 2017 and 2018 had won over 20 matches.However, when the Shepherd record went ...

Ahead, WVU moves competition level upward vs. Ohio State, Kansas

MORGANTOWN -- Northern Iowa was finally overtaken at the end. Then-unbeaten Wichita State couldn't rebound against West Virginia. And Akron, Pittsburgh, Northern Colorado and Boston University had already been stopped as the Mountaineers moved to a 4-0 record to begin the 2019-2020 season.Heads ...

Rivers, Slippery Rock offense too much for Shepherd

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- Shepherd faced a true All-American in its NCAA Division II second round playoff game. Slippery Rock quarterback Roland Rivers III, a 6-foot-3, 230-pound transfer from Valdosta State (Georgia), generated too much offense for the Rams to withstand.Rivers threw for 416 yards and ...

Rams go out with an offensive splash

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- Even though they bowed out of the NCAA Division II football playoffs, Shepherd's Rams still left an indelible offensive impression in the record books.Dragged down to defeat, by five turnovers in a 51-30 Round of 16 loss to undefeated Slippery Rock, the Rams showed offensive ...

Shepherd record at 3-1 after consecutive victories

BUCKHANNON -- With Thomas Lang scoring 31 points, Shepherd won its first road game, 85-65, over winless West Virginia Wesleyan in the Rockefeller Center in Buckhannon on Nov. 13. Lang connected on 10-of-14 field goal attempts and also led the Rams in rebounds with six.Shepherd held a ...

Shepherd moves past Indiana, Slippery Rock next

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- Maybe, down the line, the last minute Shepherd scoring drive that brought it from behind to outlast Indiana (Pa.) 31-27 in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Division II Super Region One playoffs will be known as "The Drive."After all, the Rams found themselves on their own 16 with ...

Saturday game marks 20-13 WVU game loss

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- George Campbell topped off his career, making West Virginia's only touchdown with a 34-yard pass reception in the second quarter against Oklahoma State on Saturday. In the next photo, West Virginia held Oklahoma State offense to a season-low 283 total yards. Josh Chandler picks ...

First game at the Coliseum was nearly 50 years ago

MORGANTOWN -- It was nearly 50 years ago that West Virginia University basketball moved away from the banks of the Monongahela River and climbed a hill to begin playing its home games at the Coliseum. From a 6,000-seat gym that was at times like playing inside a tornado for opposing teams to a ...