Found November 17, 2013 on Turfburner.com:
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It's over, finally. The last 27 times Kansas has taken the field against a Big 12 opponent, they've walked away losers. That changed on Saturday thanks to James Sims and a Kansas rushing attack that piled up 313 yards on the day, 211 coming from Sims alone. The Jayhawks beat West Virginia 31-19 for their first Big 12 victory under Charlie Weis. Kansas also ended the Mountaineers hopes of playing in a bowl game this season. West Virginia needed to win its last two games to keep alive their bowl streak which dated back to the 2002 season. The Mountaineers…
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