Found November 04, 2012 on Turfburner.com:
PLAYERS: Trevone BoykinDana Holgorsen
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West Virginia's defense has received its fair share of criticism over the past several weeks and rightfully so. The Mountaineers had given up an average of 53 points per game in their first four Big 12 games. Saturday against TCU, the Mountaineer defense was finally able to stop the bleeding for a good portion of the afternoon. They held TCU quarterback, Trevone Boykin, to 12 of 29 passing, gave up just three yards per rush, and came up with three turnovers.  They also forced seven three-an-outs. Had it not been for an inexplicable breakdown in the game's final minutes of…
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