Mountaineers blank Bearcats

Steve Slaton rushed for 129 yards and four touchdowns on Wednesday night to lead the No. 16 West Virginia Mountaineers to a 38-0 win over the Cincinnati Bearcats.

The Mountaineers won this game as 14-point favorites on the road and made good on covering the spread, and with the win they improved to 8-1 on the season. The game’s final score fell UNDER the posted total (47.5).

Pat White completed 8-of-13 passes for 109 yards, and tossed a 15-yard TD to Darius Reynaud.

Dustin Grutza completed 15-of-21 passes for 89 yards and an interception in the loss.