The West Virginia Mountaineers were going to wear their gold helmets, but pulled a helmet switch after warm ups and came out in these 1979 throwbacks. These helmets are awesome and should be put into the full time rotation.
Sometimes, you don’t need something shiny and new to make a fashion statement — going retro can be just as exciting. Tonight vs. Texas, the West Virginia Mountaineers are embracing that line of thinking, as they’ll be wearing special throwback helmets:
#WVU Takes the field in a throwback helmet tonight against Texas pic.twitter.com/mG7CeDJeyn
— Geoff Coyle (@GFCoyle) November...
The Texas Longhorns will travel to play against the West Virginia Mountaineers in a Big-12 match-up on Saturday.
Texas (6-2) recently hired a new athletic director which has only further led to speculation that we are watching the last series of Longhorn games under Mack Brown. West Virginia (4-5) will be looking up pull even at .500 with a win on Saturday.
Coverage of the game between...