Originally written on Throw The Flag  |  Last updated 11/19/14
Tempers flared in the snow between the Big 12 West Virginia Mountaineers and the Big East Syracuse Orange. This field in complete snow with all the players wrapped up in gear to keep them kind of warm. Patches of snow are left on the ground and player’s breathes can be seen even on your home television. Would that stop these teams from a pre-game brawl? Absolutely not. The New Era Pinstrike Bowl will be full of patches of snow and probably a lot of fumbles. Gene Smith leads West Virginia on the field against the Syracuse Orange where you can barely see the Big XII logo on the field. Hopefully another player throws a snowball at another player or hopefully Dana Holgerson lobs a nice snowball at someone. That would just be great television. [ESPN]
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