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WVU Basketball Update 6/23: Portal Entries Begin as Players Get Antsy Waiting on Hire



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As we enter the weekend, West Virginia is still searching for their next head coach in basketball. Here’s the latest on the news today as a trio of Mountaineers enter the transfer portal within the last 24 hours.

Update (5:38 p.m.)-

Adam Zagoria has added two new coaches in talks with West Virginia: Liberty’s Richie McKay and Tulane’s Ron Hunter.

Update (4:30 p.m.)-

WVU players Jose Perez, RaeQuan Battle and Jesse Edwards are waiting until a new coach is hired to decide on staying or leaving, per Jake Weingarten.

Report: Battle, Edwards, Perez Waiting Until New Coach is Hired to Decide on WVU

Update (1:45 p.m.)-

WVU guards Kerr Kriisa and Joe Toussaint enter the transfer portal. Kriisa was a transfer from Arizona this past offseason while Toussaint played at West Virginia for one year.

Breaking: WVU G Kerr Kriisa Re-Enters Transfer Portal

Breaking: WVU G Joe Toussaint Enters Transfer Portal

Update (12:16 p.m.)-

UAB head coach Andy Kennedy is expected to meet with WVU AD Wren Baker over Zoom on Friday.

Report: WVU to Meet Virtually with UAB HC Andy Kennedy on Friday

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