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WVSN Daily Notebook: Oct. 12, 2020



Welcome to WVSN Daily Notebook. This post will be updated with news throughout the day, so be sure to check back often to stay on top of everything that’s going on with WVU sports and West Virginia high school football.

UPDATE – 3:37 p.m.

Today the MAC announced plans to play Olympic Fall sports starting in the Winter/Spring of 2021. This includes men’s soccer, which is the conference WVU’s men’s team plays in. The conditions the MAC announced for this season are:

  • To compete in 10 conference matches in a double round-robin format over a seven-week period between March 7th and April 18th.
  • The regular-season champion will receive the Conference automatic qualifier to the NCAA Tournament.
  • Matches will be played on Wednesday/Sunday

UPDATE – 12:15 p.m.

Kansas State quarterback Skylar Thompson is reportedly out for the rest of the season after having surgery. Thompson was injured during Kansas State’s win over TCU on Oct. 10. The Wildcats did not play Saturday and are scheduled to face Kansas this week.

UPDATE – 12:07 p.m.

UPDATE – 7 a.m.

New WVU football offer out to Class of 2022 Louisiana receiver Amorion Walker:

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Tom has spent the last decade as a sports journalist based in West Virginia, most recently as the WVU beat writer for the Charleston Gazette-Mail and with previous stops at the Charleston Daily Mail, the (Fairmont) Times West Virginian and the Daily Independent in Ashland, Kentucky. He was born and raised in Cross Lanes, West Virginia -- where he currently resides -- and is a 2010 graduate of the W. Page Pitt School of Journalism and Mass Communications at Marshall University.

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