West Virginia Mountaineers

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The West Virginia Mountaineers are the athletic teams that represent West Virginia University, an American university located in Morgantown, West Virginia. The school is a member of National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I. The Mountaineers have been a member of the Big 12 Conference since 2012. At that time, the Mountaineers joined the Mid-American Conference as an affiliate member for men's soccer. Currently, WVU sponsors seven men's sports, ten women's sports, and one coeducational sport (rifle). Men's golf was the latest sport to be added in the 2015-16 school year.

Football

West Virginia Mountaineers college football
First Season
1891
Team History
West Virginia Mountaineers (1891-present)
Conference
Big 12 Conference (2012-present)
Big East Conference (1991-2011)
Southern Conference (1950-67)
Independent (1891-1924, 1928-49, 1968-90)
West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (1925-27)
Venue
Milan Puskar Stadium (1980-present)
Mountaineer Field (1924-79)
Key People
Players • Coaches


Programs by season

1940s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1944
September 23 at Pittsburgh Pitt Stadium

1950s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1953
November 14 vs. South Carolina Mountaineer Field
January 1, 1954 vs. Georgia Tech Tulane Stadium
1954
October 16 at Penn State New Beaver Field
1956
October 6 at Texas Memorial Stadium
1957
September 21 vs. Virginia Mountaineer Field
November 9 at Pittsburgh Pitt Stadium
1958
October 25 at VPI Gobblers City Stadium

1960s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1966
September 17 at Duke Duke Stadium
October 15 at Maryland Byrd Stadium
1967
September 9 vs. Villanova Mountaineer Field
1968
September 28 at Pittsburgh Pitt Stadium
1969
October 11 at Penn State Beaver Stadium
December 30 vs. South Carolina Grant Field

1970s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1970
October 10 vs. Duke Mountaineer Field
1971
September 18 at California California Memorial Stadium
October 30 vs. Penn State Mountaineer Field
1972
December 29 vs. NC State Atlanta Stadium
1973
October 13 vs. Pittsburgh Mountaineer Field
1974
October 12 at Pittsburgh Pitt Stadium
1975
October 11 at Penn State Beaver Stadium
October 25 vs. Virginia Tech Mountaineer Field
1976
November 6 at Tulane Louisiana Superdome
November 13 at Pittsburgh Pitt Stadium
1979
November 10 vs. Pittsburgh Mountaineer Field

1980s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1981
September 19 at Maryland Byrd Stadium
December 31 vs. Florida Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
1982
September 11 at Oklahoma Owen Field
October 16 at Virginia Tech Lane Stadium
October 23 vs. Penn State Mountaineer Field
December 30 vs. Florida State Gator Bowl
1983
October 1 vs. Pittsburgh Mountaineer Field
1984
September 15 at Virginia Tech Lane Stadium
December 31 vs. TCU Astrodome
1985
September 28 vs. Pittsburgh Mountaineer Field
1987
December 25 vs. Oklahoma State Sun Bowl
1988
October 1 at Virginia Tech Lane Stadium
January 2, 1989 vs. Notre Dame Sun Devil Stadium
1989
November 4 at Penn State Beaver Stadium
December 30 vs. Clemson Gator Bowl

1990s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1994
December 30 vs. South Carolina Joe Robbie Stadium

2000s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
2007
January 2, 2008 vs. Oklahoma University of Phoenix Stadium

2010s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
2010
December 28 vs. NC State Florida Citrus Bowl
2012
December 29 vs. Syracuse Yankee Stadium
2013
October 5 at Baylor Floyd Casey Stadium
2015
January 2, 2016 vs. Arizona State Chase Field
2016
December 28 vs. Miami Camping World Stadium
2018
December 28 vs. Syracuse Camping World Stadium

Media guides and yearbooks by season

Media guides

1980s 1982 • 1985 • 1987
2020s 2021

Men's Basketball

West Virginia Mountaineers men's college basketball
First Season
1896
Team History
West Virginia Mountaineers (1896-present)
Conference
Big Ten Conference (1990-present)
Venue
Bryce Jordan Center (1996-present)
Rec Hall (1929-96)
Armory (1896-1929)
Key People
Players • Coaches


Programs by season

1990s

Season/Date Opponent Venue
1993-94
February 2, 1994 vs. Illinois Rec Hall

Media guides and yearbooks

Media guides

1980s 1981-82
2000s 2002-03
Big 12 Conference
All Schools Baylor Bears • Iowa State Cyclones • Kansas Jayhawks • Kansas State Wildcats • Oklahoma Sooners • Oklahoma State Cowboys • TCU Horned Frogs • Texas Longhorns • Texas Tech Red Raiders • West Virginia Mountaineers
Basketball Venues Gallagher-Iba Arena
Football Venues Amon G. Carter Stadium • Boone Pickens Stadium • Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium • Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium • McLane Stadium
FBS Conferences American Athletic Conference • Atlantic Coast Conference • Big 12 Conference • Big Ten Conference • Conference USA • Mid-American Conference • Mountain West Conference • Pac-12 Conference • Southeastern Conference • Sun Belt Conference
FCS Conferences Big Sky Conference • Big South Conference • Colonial Athletic Association • Ivy League • Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference • Missouri Valley Football Conference • Northeast Conference • Ohio Valley Conference • Patriot League • Pioneer Football League • Southern Conference • Southland Conference • Southwestern Athletic Conference
Other Conferences Current: ASUN Conference • Big East Conference • West Coast Conference
Former: Big Eight Conference