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EXTENDED INTERVIEW: Lyons discusses football opener, future of attendance policy

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Prior to West Virginia’s season opening victory over Eastern Kentucky, our Nick Farrell caught up with WVU director of athletics Shane Lyons to discuss the heavily anticipated return to college football. 

In this wide ranging interview, Lyons touched on a number of topics, including: 

  • The future of West Virginia’s football attendance policy
  • How the athletic department is monitoring COVID-19 data among the WVU student body
  • The NCAA’s eligibility relief ruling for fall sport athletes
  • The new Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee launched by WVU Athletics over the summer
  • Lyon’s thoughts on Neal Brown’s 2020 unit

Watch this exclusive interview with Lyons at the top of this page. 

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