West Virginia players, officials react to Rodriguez's departure

Updated: December 16, 2007, 6:52 PM ET
Associated Press

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- West Virginia was sitting pretty less than three weeks ago, with only Pittsburgh standing between the then-second-ranked Mountaineers and a berth in the national championship game.

West Virginia lost the regular-season finale and a chance for the trip to New Orleans. On Sunday, the Mountaineers lost their coach.

Michigan announced it had hired Rodriguez, just as the Wolverines had lured basketball coach John Beilein away last April.

"It's ...

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