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West Virginia Mountaineers (6-6)


Sat. 11/13 Sat. 11/20 Sat. 11/27
@ KanSt
L 17-34
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vs. Tex
W 31-23
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@ Kansas
W 34-28
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West Virginia holds off Kansas 34-28 to become bowl-eligible

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) West Virginia will finish its season in a bowl game.

Sure beats Saturday night inside mostly empty Memorial Stadium in Kansas.

Jarret Doege threw for 170 yards and three touchdowns, Leddie Brown ran for 156 yards and another score, and the resilient Mountaineers held off the Jayhawks 34-28 to reach the six-win plateau that qualifies them for the postseason.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: J. Doege2908
Passing TDs: J. Doege19
Rushing Yards: L. Brown1065
Rushing TDs: L. Brown13
Receiving Yards: W. Wright Jr.672
Receiving TDs: S. James5
Interceptions: J. Chandler-Semedo2
Schedule 2021
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/4 at Maryland L 24 - 30
9/11 vs. LIU W 66 - 0
9/18 vs. 15 Virginia Tech W 27 - 21
9/25 at 4 Oklahoma L 13 - 16
10/2 vs. Texas Tech L 20 - 23
10/9 at Baylor L 20 - 45
10/23 at TCU W 29 - 17
10/30 vs. 22 Iowa State W 38 - 31
11/6 vs. 11 Oklahoma State L 3 - 24
11/13 at Kansas State L 17 - 34
11/20 vs. Texas W 31 - 23
11/27 at Kansas W 34 - 28
Big 12
  Conference Overall
5 Oklahoma State 8-1 11-1
9 Baylor 7-2 10-2
14 Oklahoma 7-2 10-2
Iowa State 5-4 7-5
Kansas State 4-5 7-5
West Virginia 4-5 6-6
Texas 3-6 5-7
TCU 3-6 5-7
Texas Tech 3-6 6-6
Kansas 1-8 2-10
Offense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 4604 (81)
Passing Yards: 3083 (45)
Rushing Yards: 1521 (104)
Points per game: 26.8 (84)
Yards per game: 383.7 (83)
Touchdowns: 37 (79)
Field Goals: 19 (19)
Defense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 4196 (44)
Passing Yards: 2641 (65)
Rushing Yards: 1555 (38)
Points per game: 24.3 (50)
Yards per game: 349.7 (41)
Touchdowns: 30 (34)
Field Goals: 18 (118)
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