Found October 07, 2012 on Diehardsport:
West Virginia pulled off a thrilling victory last night over Texas, 48-45. WVU fans were pretty excited about the win and apparently set some street fires in Morgantown, West Virginia.Even though the game was played in Austin, Texas, it didn’t stop the students from expressing their excitement.  Riot police were on the scene to try and settle the fans down.Is this going to happen every time the Mountaineers pull off a big win in their new conference, the Big 12?HT: Lost Lettermen

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