WVA vs. LSU... | Syracusefan.com

WVA vs. LSU...

orangecuse

All American
Joined
Aug 28, 2011
Messages
7,063
Like
9,899
takes on a whole new meaning this weekend for the Mountaineers I'd say with the SEC's apparent rejection of Morgantown! I do hope that they crush LSU!
 

Timonen

Starter
Joined
Aug 16, 2011
Messages
1,974
Like
2,792
as a married-in lsu fan, this one scares me. nobody there is paying attention and this is wvu's biggest game in years. lsu has already won games against 2 ranked teams away from home and their defense has looked INSANE, but i wouldn't be surprised is wvu catches them napping this week. i'm actually hoping the locals give em the business in pre-game as it'll hopefully get the point across that they better pay attention.
 

Alsacs

I don’t post anymore. Program over individuals
Joined
Aug 28, 2011
Messages
63,320
Like
91,187
I want Eers to do well, I want them and Louisville to be taken care of out of the remaining 6 football teams. I respect WVU and hope they aren't left behind after we leave the Big East. I would hope if they have any animosity towards anybody it would be Marinatto and if we could continue to schedule them OOC I would. As they would replace BC for my as an annual OOC game I would like.
 

TheOrangeBuddha

Scout Team
Joined
Aug 20, 2011
Messages
324
Like
342
WVU will win out-right. They out-played LSU last year, but for two unforced turnovers (which was their huge problem last year all season).
 

DeGrozz

All American
Joined
Aug 24, 2011
Messages
4,222
Like
8,027
WVU will win out-right. They out-played LSU last year, but for two unforced turnovers (which was their huge problem last year all season).

I don't think that's gonna happen, but dammit I'll be rooting for them.
 

OttoMets

Living Legend
Joined
Aug 28, 2011
Messages
19,554
Like
35,216
Oh yeah, since the schedule came out, I've been pulling for West Virginia to come up here undefeated and top-ten for Homecoming. I've had this weekend circled on the calendar because of the WVU-LSU game almost as much as our game.
 
B

BoomStickO

Guest
WVA gets no love despite a great athletic tradition. I hope they trounce LSU and their over-used team name.
 

TheOrangeBuddha

Scout Team
Joined
Aug 20, 2011
Messages
324
Like
342
I don't think that's gonna happen, but dammit I'll be rooting for them.

I hear you DeGrozz. But people forget that WVU outplayed LSU in many aspects last year in Baton Rouge, only losing by 6 points. Special teams cost WVU. They had a fairly easy field goal attempt blocked and also missed a 48 yarder in the 4th during a very tight game. Add in the unforced turnovers (1 fumble where nobody touched the WVU RB, and an awful INT). Finally, the biggest play of the game was Patrick Petterson's punt return for touchdown, because LSU's offense was putrid all night.

We'll see.
 

Eric15

Living Legend
Joined
Aug 28, 2011
Messages
24,898
Like
82,248
takes on a whole new meaning this weekend for the Mountaineers I'd say with the SEC's apparent rejection of Morgantown! I do hope that they crush LSU!

I will be rooting for WVU hardcore - I can't wait for that game. My dream is 5-1 SU vs. 6-0 WVU in the Dome.
 

Forum statistics

Threads
156,908
Messages
4,140,888
Members
5,495
Latest member
PRZCoachT

Online statistics

Members online
152
Guests online
511
Total visitors
663




Top Bottom