February 16, 2012

Mountaineers eye explosive Maryland athlete

West Virginia is looking for some skilled athletes to fill the shoes of Tavon Austin, who is expected to graduate at the end of this upcoming season, and a versatile playmaker from Suitland (District Heights, Md.) was on campus for the junior day over the weekend.

Taivon Jacobs, 5-foot-10, 150-pounds made his first trip to Morgantown and enjoyed the time getting a look at both the campus and meeting the coaching staff.

"It was good. I enjoyed myself. It helped me see how their coaches are and how they treat their players and I think they did a great job," he said.

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