October 9, 2010

Bitancurt takes responsibility

MORGANTOWN--Tyler Bitancurt says he tries to kick the ball the same way "whether it's an extra point or a 50-yard field goal." Therefore if the 6-foot-1, 198-pound redshirt sophomore misses one, it's either one of two reasons: mental and physical.

Without mentioning blocking--or lack of blocking--on two blocked field goals Tuesday night, WVU's heroic placekicker met with media to answer straight questions head on. Was there a common denominator in the two blocks and one missed deep kick? Was height the issue? Was he over-thinking height? Is there frustration from miss-to-miss. Or did he deposit the misses out of his mind and only think of mades?

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