All NCAA Regional Games To Be Televised Live From WLU

Live from West Liberty! It’s the NCAA Division II Atlantic Region Men’s Basketball Tournament! Borrowing a page from the “Saturday Night Live” playbook, West Liberty University Television (WLTV-14) and Indiana (Pa.) University Television (WIUP-TV) are working together to produce live telecasts of all seven games from this weekend’s regional championship event. The tournament tips off … Read More

Advance ticket Sales Begin Tuesday for Men’s NCAA Basketball Tournament

Game times and advance ticket outlets have been finalized for this weekend’s NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional men’s basketball tournament at West Liberty University. A limited number of advance tickets for the Saturday evening session which includes the West Liberty game will go on sale Tuesday morning at a number of Ohio Valley locations. Tickets … Read More

WLU Teacher To Present at World Conference in Spain

This month’s International Technology, Education and Development Conference in Valencia, Spain will feature a presentation by West Liberty University Associate Professor of Graphic Design Jim Haizlett about online alternatives to the use of textbooks in the classroom, specifically for instructors of graphics and design courses. The March 7 – 9 gathering ( is held to … Read More

Men’s and Women’s Basketball Headed to NCAA Tournament

The NCAA announced Sunday night,  both WLU men’s and women’s basketball teams will advance to the NCAA tournament. Coach Jim Crutchfield’s unbeaten and No. 1-ranked Hilltoppers (29-0) had been selected as the top seed and host for the 8-team regional event, which will tip off with four quarterfinal games at the ASRC on Saturday. The … Read More

Watch the WLU Men’s Basketball Team Live on WLTV-14 from the WVIAC Tournament

Watch the WLU men’s basketball team in action at WVIAC tournament, live on West Liberty University Television. WLTV-14 will have its first ever live remote broadcast from the Charleston Civic Center Coliseum from the WVIAC Basketball Tournament. WLU men will play, March 4th at 8:30pm in the semi-finals against West Virginia Wesleyan. The winner of … Read More

No. 1 Hilltoppers Win WVIAC Tourney Title

Unbeaten and No. 1-ranked West Liberty saved the best for last Saturday night in rolling to its first West Virginia Conference tournament championship since 1971. Tournament MVP John Wolosinczuk scored 20 points and pulled down a staggering 25 rebounds to lead five double-figure scorers as the Hilltoppers sprinted away to a 94-78 victory against West … Read More

Dr. Seuss Helping to Promote the Study of Language Arts

Students in the teacher education program at West Liberty University have an opportunity to engage in service learning at West Liberty Elementary School. West Liberty Elementary has partnered with West Liberty University’s Teacher Preparation Program under the SOAR acronym – the Students Organized and Responsible reward program. SOAR is a school-wide positive behavior support program … Read More

Speaker on Campus to Discuss Forensic Investigation of Child Sexual Victimization


A prosecuting attorney in Wheeling will discuss on the West Liberty University campus March 3 how forensic investigations are conducted in cases of child sexual victimization. Ms. Jenna Perkins Wood, an Ohio County assistant district attorney, will address Dr. Susan Herrick’s class on victimology as part of the criminal justice studies program at West Liberty.  The presentation … Read More

West Liberty Mourns Passing of Hilltopper Legend

he West Liberty University community is mourning the loss of Hilltopper Hall of Famer Dr. Albert M. Blatnik, who passed away on Friday, February 25th at the age of 87. A mentor to many and a friend to all, Dr. Blatnik was an All-Conference football standout for the Hilltoppers during the late 1940s who went … Read More