Found October 08, 2012 on Football Nation:
Another week of college fantasy action is in the books. It wasn't nearly as crazy as the week prior, but there were still some valuable lessons learned.1. The Oklahoma offense put up 41 points, but the Sooners are still maddening as hell. Where are the yards and touchdowns going to come from? Nobody knows.2. John Hubert is vulturing Collin Klein's TDs. He has 8 TDs on 76 carries this fall after hitting paydirt only 3 times in 200 carries a year ago. By comparison, Klein has 7 TDs on 73 attempts.3. We were drooling all over West Virginia running back Andrew Buie prior to LAST year. He disappointed in 2011, and we cooled on him considerably. Guess we were a year too early.4. The Clemson offense put up 601 yards on Saturday, and Sammy Watkins only accounted for 46 of them. Yikes. 5. In 2011, Penn State QB Matt McGloin passed the ball 231 times for 1,571 yards and 8 TDs. Through six games this year, he's posted 221 pass attempts, 1,499 yards and 12 TDs. He's also RU...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Capital One Cup Impact Performace: Andrew Buie

West Virginia University sophomore running back Andrew Buie continues to have a career  weekend. Not only was Buie named the Offensive Champion by the coaching staff after his performance against Texas, but was also named Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week. Top all that off with Buie being recognized by ESPN as a finalist for [...]

West Virginia at Texas: The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly

The stats tell the whole story.  West Virginia and Texas combined for 1,158 total yards, 11 touchdowns, three turnovers, two missed field goals, a blocked punt, and eight 4th down attempts.  What else could you ask for when two undefeated Big 12 teams square off?  In the end it was the combined offensive effort from Andrew Bui and Geno Smith that gave West Virginia a 48-45 victory...

Smith and Buie cut up Longhorns, 48-45 in shootout

AUSTIN —  West Virginia has been riding the arm of Geno Smith for the better part of his career. Tonight the Mountaineers instead rode the legs of back-up running back Andrew Buie, as his 207 yards and two touchdowns catapulted the new Big12 member’s West Virginia squad to a 48-45 victory over the Texas Longhorns [...]

WVU 48, Texas 45: Mountaineers make a statement in Austin

Just when you thought you were going to see the Geno Smith show, along came sophomore Andrew Buie. Mad scientist (and also coach) Dana Holgorsen definitely saw something in the way Oklahoma State ran the ball against Texas and he turned Buie loose on the Longhorns. No one was talking about Buie before the game, but when it was over he had torched Texas for 209 yards and...

Mountaineers make a statement in Austin

Just when you thought you were going to see the Geno Smith show, along came sophomore Andrew Buie. Mad scientist (and also coach) Dana Holgorsen definitely saw something in the way Oklahoma State ran the ball against Texas and he turned Buie loose on the Longhorns. No one was talking about Buie before the game, but when it was over he had torched Texas for 209 yards and two...

Geno Smith Pads Heisman Stats Against Texas, Mountaineers Defeat 'Horns 48-45

Hello Big 12, West Virginia has arrived. When you beat Texas in Austin and you draw a Darryl K. Royal/Texas Memorial Stadium record of 101,851fans you are the toast of the 12. "I want to congratulate West Virginia, they've got a very fine football team," Texas head coach Mack Brown said. Yes coach Brown WVU is. Geno Smith was his usual self, damn...

West Virginia-Texas Tech Preview

With Heisman Trophy candidate Geno Smith leading the way, undefeated West Virginia is in the midst of its best start in six years. Andrew Buie's sudden emergence could make things all the more difficult on opposing defenses that are already struggling to contain the Mountaineers' high-powered offense. Smith and the fifth-ranked Mountaineers look to keep rolling Saturday...
College Football News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.