West Virginia has come a long way since its loss to Pittsburgh in December. But where the Mountaineers go from here will depend on whether they can keep Pat White on the field.
The West Virginia Mountaineers didn't need coach Rich Rodriguez. They had Pat White, and their elusive quarterback led them to a surprising 48-28 romp over Oklahoma in the Fiesta Bowl on Wednesday night.
One year after a flurry of gadgetry and gambling doomed Oklahoma to the losing side of one of the most extraordinary games in the sport's history, the Sooners return to the Fiesta Bowl.
West Virginia running back Steve Slaton is undecided on going pro.