WVU Transfer Portal Losses and Gains

The transfer portal is closed again until April 2024. So how did WVU do overall? Let’s dive in.

Lost in Portal:


Justin Johnson Jr., RB

Jeremiah Aaron, WR

Cortez Braham Jr., WR

Ja’Shaun Poke, WR

Davis Mallinger, WR


Tomiwa Durojaiye, DL

Mike Lockhart, DL

James Heard Jr., DL

Jared Bartlett, DL

Lance Dixon, DL

Andrew Wilson-Lamp, CB

Hershey McLaurin, DB

Keyshawn Cobb, S

Christion Stokes, S


Danny King, K

Defensive Lineman, Durojaiye, was considered the biggest loss to the portal.

Added in Portal


Jaden Bray, WR, Oklahoma State Transfer


Ty French, LB, Gardner-Webb

Reid Carrico, LB, Ohio State

TJ Crandall, CB, Colorado State

Adyen Garnes, DB, Duquesne

Josh Minkins Jr., DB, Louisville

Coach Brown is really excited about Jaden Bray. Jaden had 30 receptions for 382 yards and 2 touchdowns in the 2023 season for OSU. Reid Carrico did not have any playing time at Ohio State in 2023 and is listed as a Junior. Ayden Garnes had 20 solo tackles and two interceptions for Duquesne in 2023. TJ Crandall had 13 solo tackles and one interception for Colorado State in 2023. Josh Minkins Jr. had 18 solo tackles for Louisville in 2023.