Mountaineers Fall 16-7 Against Oklahoma - Game Recap
|Mountaineers Fall 16-7 Against Oklahoma - Game Recap|
West Virginia was unable to contain Brennan Clay on Saturday and the result was a 16-7 Week 2 loss against the Sooners.
The Sooners earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 21-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 54.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Trevor Knight completed 10 of 20 pass attempts for 119 yards for the Sooners in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Mountaineers defense.
Dreamius Smith rushed for 77 yards for West Virginia, while Charles Sims added 57 yards. Paul Millard threw for 218 yards for the Mountaineers, while receivers Kevin White and Ronald Carswell had 80 and 44 yards respectively.
West Virginia was outgained by Oklahoma 435-387 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-19 by the Sooners.
Oklahoma led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 34:26/25:34 split in that important category.
Oklahoma heads into a Week 3 battle against Tulsa. West Virginia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Georgia State.