Late surge powers Mountaineers
The No.3 West Virginia Mountaineers scored 42 second-half points in Week 2, defeating the Marshall Thundering Herd 48-23 at Edwards Stadium.
The Mountaineers could not cover the 26-point road spread, and the 71 points scored were OVER the posted total of 63.5.
Pat White was 13-for-18 for 149 yards and two touchdowns, while rushing for 124 yards and another score. Steve Slaton ran 146 yards for 24 carries and two touchdowns for the Mountaineers.
Bernard Morris went 19-for-29 for 258 yards and two touchdowns, and Cody Slate caught five passes for 83 yards and a major for the Thundering Herd.