WVU Gameday Blog

Staten still has skills

Fresh off his run at the Nike Skills Academy, WVU’s senior point guard forward slash presumptive Big 12 preseason player of the year will now take his talents to Sin City.

The event features the Top 30 collegiate and Top 80 high school players from around the country and runs July 9-12. Players will have four days of competitive skills workouts and 5-on-5 games.

Staten will begin action Wednesday where he will take advantage of the opportunity to learn from some of the best players and coaches around the country.

“I’m just honored to be selected to participate in such as a prestigious event,” says Staten. “I’m blessed and thankful to have this opportunity to represent West Virginia University.”