After a sub-par first half performance, the Mountaineers fought through an endless array of adversity to pull out a 70-66 victory Friday night over former Big East rival Boston College.
On a cold Morgantown night, Jake Waters threw for 400 yards, Tyler Lockett caught 10 passes for 196 yards and the Kansas State Wildcats beat West Virginia, 26-20, Thursday.
George Mason was forced into an astonishing number of low-percentage passing situations. This, along with excellent execution led to West Virginia earning a one-sided win over the Patriots Thursday night.
A complete look at the full field taking part in this year’s tournament. The Mountaineers get things started in San Juan tonight at 7:30PM.
The Mountaineers come off a bye week to face 12th ranked Kansas State on Thursday night. Following a heartbreaking last- second loss to TCU and a thorough manhandling by Texas, West Virginia needed to the time to heal some players and their psyche. K-State, likewise, is coming off their first conference loss at the hands of TCU.
On Sunday, the St. Louis Rams pulled off an improbable 22-7 upset at home against the Denver Broncos. The Rams had the electric and always entertaining Tavon Austin wired for the game.
Shirts and Decals celebrating the Mountaineer Spirit