MORGANTOWN, West Virginia – Coach Neal Brown and players Bryce Ford Wheaton, Zach Frazier, Pictures of Dante and Charles Bois will participate in the first day of the Big 12 Media Days which will be held at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas on July 13-14.
Senior wide receiver Sam James will also be in Arlington on Wednesday to represent WVU in the Big 12 Champions For Life campaign. This program highlights the student-athletes who best represent their athletic programs.
director of athletics WVU Shane Lyons is in Arlington and is also participating in the event.
Wednesday’s activities begin at 9:30 a.m. ET with Brett Yormark due to give his first public press conference as the new Big 12 commissioner. Baylor President Linda Livingstone is also expected to speak.
Coaching press conferences begin at 11:35 a.m. ET with Dave Aranda of Baylor, followed by Lance Leipold of Kansas (12:05 p.m.), from West Virginia Neal Brown (12:35), Kansas State’s Chris Klieman (1:05), and Oklahoma State’s Mike Gundy (1:35).
All press conferences will be broadcast live on Big 12 Now on ESPN+ and Big12sports.com.
The West Virginia Player Media Schedule begins at 11 a.m. ET with CBS/Longhorn Network interviews and continues with Fox Sports, ESPN, ESPNU and the Children’s Reporter Program made up of school and college students. St. Philip Community Center in Dallas.
After lunch, the afternoon session consists of player photo ops, live radio interviews and a wrap up with player and coach breakout media sessions.
West Virginia will provide day-long coverage on all of its social platforms as well as WVUsports.com.
The media day event ends Thursday with Oklahoma, Texas Tech, Iowa State, TCU and Texas.
West Virginia opens the 2022 season in Pitt on Thursday, Sept. 1 at 7 p.m. at the new Acrisure Stadium.
Season tickets, mini-tickets and single tickets for West Virginia’s six-game home schedule are currently on sale through the Mountaineer Box Office and can be purchased by logging on to WVUGAME.com or by calling 1-800-WVU GAME.