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Vernard Roberts

Like many observers, WVU football commitments Vance and Vernard Roberts were taken off-guard when news of West Virginia's coaching shakeup became public. Did that affect their pledges to the Mountaineer program?

"It surprised us," Vernard Roberts said of his family's initial reaction to the coaching shakeup at WVU, which will bring Dana Holgorsen to the Mountaineers staff in 2011 and put him in charge one year later. "My brother told me about it, and it caught us off guard, with the way it came out all of a sudden. At first we were... Recommended Stories