BEVO BEAT

A Cougar becomes a Mountaineer

Posted July 23rd, 2013

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DALLAS – Charles Sims rushed for 851 yards and scored 11 touchdowns in his senior season with Houston a year ago. That was good enough for third best in Conference USA. He graduated from the school with a health degree, yet decided he wanted to play more college football.

Because he never used a redshirt year, Sims could transfer to a school without having to sit out a season. So now he’s in the mix at West Virginia, after enrolling there earlier this month.

“We’re extremely fortunate to have his services for one year,” said West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen.

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Holgoren recruited Sims when the Mountaineers coach was offensive coordinator with the Cougars.

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