December 18, 2012

Measuring stick

Senior quarterback Geno Smith remembers the feeling of walking off the Carrier Dome turf after a crushing 49-23 loss to the Orange last season. And deep down he wanted to get another crack at the only Big East Conference team he never beat as a starter.

And although the Mountaineers left the Big East, in an ironic twist West Virginia will play their old-time rival in the Pinstripe Bowl Dec. 29 with a chance for Smith to show his development.

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