Sports Information Director
Bryan Messerly is in his 19th year with WVU’s Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and his 13th full-time season with Mountaineer men’s basketball.
Messerly, who was named WVU’s sports information director in August 2007, is the primary media contact for men’s basketball as well as managing the day-to-day responsibilities of the sports information office.
Messerly spent seven years (2000-07) as WVU’s associate sports information director following a three-year stint as assistant sports information director at Virginia Tech (1997-2000).
A Weirton, W.Va., native, Messerly also worked in WVU’s sports communications office as a graduate assistant from 1995-97, and as a student assistant from 1991-95. He earned two degrees from WVU: a bachelor’s degree in business administration/finance in 1995 and a master’s degree in sport management in 1997.
Messerly is a member of CoSIDA, United States Basketball Writers Association, WVU’s all-time sports committee and the West Virginia Sports Writers Association.
He and his wife April, who is WVU’s director of athletic facilities and operations, have a son, Judd, and a daughter, Carper.