Connect with us

Mountaineers in the Pros

WVU Tech’s James Long to Coach Best Virginia in this Year’s TBT



(Photo via

WVU Tech men’s basketball coach James Long will coach the WVU alumni team Best Virginia in the 2021 TBT, the Final Fourcast announced on Twitter Thursday afternoon.

Long appeared in 23 games for the Mountaineers as a player from 2014-17 and is in his third season as WVU’s video coordinator. WVU Tech went 13-7ย  and won the River States Conference championship this season under Long.

Best Virginia has gradually been announcing its 2021 roster in the lead-up to this year’s TBT. Morgantown native and former Mountaineer Nathan Adrian was announced on the roster last week.

Welcome to the new home of WVU football and basketball breaking news, analysis and recruiting. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and check us out on YouTube. And don't forget to subscribe for all of our articles delivered directly to your inbox.

Cody spent the last two years getting his master's degree in journalism from WVU. He graduated from Slippery Rock University in 2018 with a degree in digital media production. He was born and raised in Mercer, Pennsylvania.

Get WVSN in your mailbox!

Enter your email address to subscribe to WVSN and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Sign up for the best in WVU sports!

Subscribe to WVSN today and get all of our posts directly in your inbox the second they're published.

Thank you for subscribing.

Something went wrong.

Send this to a friend