October 6, 2012

Making the Grade: Texas Edition

When putting together a list of Mountaineer players who had an major impact on the 48-45 victory over #11 Texas at Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium you can't help but list some major individual efforts......but it is one that goes without mention.

Senior quarterback and Heisman frontrunner Geno Smith was nothing less that amazing. While not perfect Smith still threw for (only) 268 yards and 4 touchdowns. The heralded playmaker has thrown 30 touchdowns to no interceptions in his past 6 games. Smith came across as a leader as he continued to counter Texas' point for point with a calmness that Mountaineer fans have gotten to know this season. Even with this performance Geno's performance wasn't the best.

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