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West Virginia is more like Big East Virginia

There weren’t enough hankies in the land of Yankees a few weeks ago when the sound system blasted “Country Roads” after West Virginia won the Big East Tournament title at New York’s Madison Square Garden.

Bob Huggins then took his team home to the place they belong.

“Who is not going to get choked up?” Huggins recalled Monday. ” John Denver probably would have cried.”

Huggins, a West Virginia native and former player who returned to his alma mater in 2007, put the Mountaineers on the path to their first Final Four since 1959.

Full story: West Virginia is more like Big East Virginia – latimes.com

Chris Dufresne – LA Times