Bears vs Mountaineers Final: 73-42 - Recap
|Bears vs Mountaineers Final: 73-42 - Recap|
Bryce Petty was good for 347 yards through the air on Saturday as the Bears got past the Mountaineers by a score of 73-42 at Floyd Casey Stadium.
Baylor was the ATS victor, as they covered the 30-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 69.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Lache Seastrunk rushed for 172 yards, while Shock Linwood added 126 yards in the win. Antwan Goodley and Tevin Reese added 170 and 75 receiving yards respectively.
Charles Sims rushed for 92 yards for West Virginia, while Dreamius Smith added 26 yards. Clint Trickett threw for 161 yards for the Mountaineers, while receivers Kevin White and Ronald Carswell had 130 and 58 yards respectively.
West Virginia lost the offensive yardage battle to Baylor 864-394 yards in Saturday's game. Baylor had more first downs as that total ended up 38-21.
West Virginia lost the time of possession battle 30:30/29:30, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Baylor takes its act on the road to face Kansas State looking for another win. For West Virginia, they head home to face Texas Tech.