Esdale picked up the first down on the next play. A few plays later on third and six, Ehlinger threw an incomplete pass. Doege sailed a pass out of bounds on second down. Typically, it is at the micro level with our grousing – down & distance play call, penalties, etc. Key moments/plays: Texas forced another three-and-out after stopping Alec Sinkfield for a loss on third and two. How to watch No. UT's passing defense made plays when it needed to against West Virginia, though, including two crucial pass breakups on fourth down, inside the red zone on the Mountaineers' final two drives. UT’s defense showing up in the run game again today. An incomplete pass and short pass completed for no gain set up third and long for the Mountaineers. Not everything can be figured out in practice and against your own players. Its important to me to have a program and coach I respect, and that thinks of the student athletes first. Nice post right back at you Vulash. Check out live score updates and the latest highlights from the Texas vs. West Virginia game here. With the win, Texas has improved to 5-2 on the season and will have a week off before playing Kansas on the road on Nov. 21. On fourth and one, Doege's pass in the end zone was broken up by B.J. Or is it due to having tried enough early to figure out what we needed to modify or tweak to improve our chances for success? 13 West Virginia Mountaineers, 42-41 Here is an updating LIVE blog of the Texas-West Virginia football game. LIVE UPDATES: https://t.co/W5mCxgHs1p pic.twitter.com/Fjs0Zgo7WB #HookEm #ThisIsTexas. The play went to the booth to review whether it was a dropped pass or a dropped lateral. This play ended the third quarter. Texas was stopped plays later after an incomplete pass on third down. UT has not capitalized on multiple short field drives starting at midfield. Take the drops, but consider this as well. "Play the hands. While we aren’t where we want to be yet,  there has been clear improvement. Right now I’m very pleased with where we are heading. WVU is no [See the full post at: WATCH: West Virginia Mountaineers – Texas Longhorns Highlights, Interviews] Key moments/plays: Jarret Doege completed a pass to T.J. Simmons for 29 yards to the UT 40-yard line and a personal foul penalty tacked on 15 more yards. Author: Paul Livengood Sam Ehlinger converted the first down with an 11-yard quarterback power run. UT's defense also held the Big 12's arguably most-talented rusher, Chuba Hubbard, to 72 yards on 25 carries. MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Post game interviews from a downtrodden Mountaineer locker room following West Virginia’s 72-70 loss to visiting Texas. Sometimes you need film of your players against the opposition to better evaluate your strengths and weaknesses and how to correct them. We’ve seen quite a bit of improvement from the beginning of the year until now,  and we’re coming off a strange off season. But I will take a position because, why not? Doege threw two incomplete passes but UT bailed out WVU with a new set of downs due to a roughing the passer penalty. Is our improved success rate, as he states, due to now trying less deep passes? What: #22 Texas Longhorns (4-2, 3-2) vs. West Virginia (4-2, 3-2) I’ll just add that at times I complain or get frustrated with small aspects, but overall I’m pleased with the results from Coach Brown. WVU converted the 34-yard field goal. Quarterback Sam Ehlinger found Brennan Eagles for the first touchdown of the game. Texas' defense was the standout for the second week in a row. I also may be in a minority here,  but I’m not just concerned about results. Why do major league baseball teams, comprised of the best players in the world, go into collective batting slumps? Tarik Black caught a 21 yard pass over the middle. Key moments/plays: Jarret Doege threw passes for 11 yards, six yards, four yards and 14 yards to push the WVU offense inside the UT 10-yard line. There are definitely many areas that have to improve, some small, some greatly, for WVU to challenge at the top of the league. Doege hit Winston Wright Jr. for 38 yards on third down. On third and eight from the UT 15-yard line, Doege completed a pass to Leddie Brown for seven yards. Throughout the game, KVUE will provide live in-game updates in this story. @camerondicker for pic.twitter.com/D3zBexZlUB. The Mountaineers beat the Wildcats 37-10 at home. 4 Longhorns get past No. HOWEVER, at this time I would not trade NB and his staff. That defensive front of theirs ... there’s a reason that’s the number one defense in our league, one of the top 10 defenses in the country. While it doesn’t give the coaches immunity to criticism,  it is definitely worth keeping in mind that they are professionals that always have more data points than we do. Texas has to figure out how to not play to the competition. Disagree wholehearted. Before third and eight, UT called a timeout. Watch the full highlight reel from the Texas Longhorns 42-41 loss to the West Virginia Mountaineers in the 2018 season On the next play, Bijan Robinson fumbled, but the ball was recovered by UT. Robinson has 77 yards on five carries in the first half. 11 Texas at West Virginia: Game time, TV, live streaming, and more The Longhorns are on the road hoping to avoid another losing streak against the Mountaineers. Viewing 14 posts - 1 through 14 (of 14 total), WVU | West Virginia Mountaineers sports coverage – Blue Gold News, West Virginia Mountaineers – Texas Longhorns Highlights, WVU Football Tommy Nickolich Award Winners, WATCH: West Virginia Mountainers – Texas Longhorns Interviews, Grading the Mountaineers: WVU Fails In The Red Zone At Texas, This topic has 13 replies, 7 voices, and was last updated. The Texas Longhorns victory over the Oklahoma State Cowboys is now 48 hours old. "Sam was off in the first half and then boy was he on for the second half and we didn’t help him very much on the perimeter. 17 Texas Longhorns fall to No. Here's how you can watch the game on KVUE. Texas punted the ball out of bounds at the WVU 25-yard line. HIGHLIGHTS: No. Last week, Joseph Ossai stole the show with multiple tackles for loss and caused turnovers, as well as the game-sealing sack of Oklahoma State quarterback Spencer Sanders. Share this article 27 shares share tweet text email link Patrick Conn, Cami Griffin and Griffin McVeigh. Texas 33, West Virginia 16—Final. Then, 53 years later in 1977, the stadium was rededicated to veterans of all wars. Bijan Robinson put the game on ice with a swing pass for 35 yards. As Bill Belichick might say “we’re on to West Virginia.” It might be cliché or viewed as “coach speak”, but Texas has to take this season one game at a time. Freshman running back Bijan Robinson broke a 54-yard run on the opening drive and made highlight reel plays throughout the game. I have one thought on Coach Neal Brown…after this season Coach Brown will be fighting for his job, and the outcome will end up the same way he fought for his Ex-Defense Coordinator. Much much higher up. Griping, pissing, and moaning is what we fans do. UT allowed a touchdown on the first drive, but has forced three three-and-outs since then and kept the Mountaineers at bay for the rest of the half. Similarly, UT's defense was stout at the line of scrimmage against West Virginia. Texas has a very realistic path to the Big 12 Championship game if they can handle their own business, but West Virginia, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Kansas State and Iowa State are in the mix as well. Texas vs. West Virginia score: No. MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Post game interviews from a downtrodden Mountaineer locker room following West Virginia’s 72-70 loss to visiting Texas. sports Texas Longhorns. Key moments/plays: On the first play of the fourth quarter, UT ran a triple option where Sam Ehlinger pulled the ball and then threw a backwards pass to Kai Money, which was dropped for a fumble and recovered by WVU. On another third down, Doege threw up a jump ball to Isaiah Esdale for 28 yards. LIVE UPDATES: https://t.co/W5mCxgHs1p pic.twitter.com/keT000ehel #HookEm #ThisIsTexas. WVU was called for a neutral zone infraction, setting up UT with third and three. KVUE Sports will be live from DKR on Saturday morning during KVUE Daybreak to preview the Longhorns matchup. "BJ Foster played the hands. Texas pinned WVU at its own three-yard line. WATCH: UT vs. West Virginia: KVUE Sports previews the Longhorns-Mountaineers matchup. WVU is now 9-4 on the season and 2-3 in the Big 12, with a road trip to Baylor up next. The Texas Longhorns game is … Doege took a shot at the end zone which fell incomplete. UT has punted twice and missed a field goal on these three drives. If they can keep recruiting i think Brown will get us there. But he is good, he is going to get better, and so are we. Texas Athletics announced on Nov. 3 the game would be the team's annual "Veterans Recognition Football Game." A run stopped short and almost interception by UT freshman Alfred Collins forced third and ten. TD @TexasFootball. West Virginia have won three out of their last five games against Texas. Texas forced a three-and-out for the third time in the game. It always boils down to choices. Doege capped off the drive with an apparent eight-yard touchdown pass to Winston Wright Jr. After review, the touchdown pass call was overturned and forced third and goal. 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