Kansas Defeats West Virginia 31-19 - Recap
|Kansas Defeats West Virginia 31-19 - Recap|
James Sims ran for 211 yards as Kansas handled West Virginia by a score of 31-19 on Saturday at Memorial Stadium.
Kansas was an underdog by 6.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 46.5.
Montell Cozart completed 5 of 12 pass attempts for 61 yards for the Jayhawks in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Charles Sims rushed for 99 yards for West Virginia, while Wendell Smallwood added 33 yards. Paul Millard threw for 242 yards for the Mountaineers, while receivers Mario Alford and Wendell Smallwood had 76 and 42 yards respectively.
Kansas was outgained by West Virginia 386-376 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-14 by the Mountaineers.
West Virginia lost the time of possession battle 31:03/28:57, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Kansas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Iowa State. West Virginia will aim to get back on the winning track vs Iowa State.