Miami’s 1st FG in the 2nd half came with 10:55 left on the clock. Brawny Abraham Lincoln [Deniz Kilicli, duh] had his career-high in points with over 12 minutes left on the clock. Truck Bryant had his career-high as well. They shot a combined 16-23 from the field. Miami was 24-55.
[Mike] Tirico will be joined by Monday Night Football analysts Jon Gruden and Ron Jaworski on ESPN’s telecast of the Discover Orange Bowl with reporter Lisa Salters on Wednesday, Jan. 4, at 8:30 p.m.
In the visitors' locker room, the entire Louisville team was heard singing John Denver's "Country Roads" -- West Virginia's unofficial theme song.
Wow, but we deserved it!
It's unfortunate that rumor was spread, there's no need to draw attention to negative things when you're just going to play a game"
WVU spokesman John Bolt declined to elaborate, saying "the lawsuit speaks for itself."
"Contrary to media reports, there is no press conference scheduled for Wednesday concerning WVU's athletic conference affiliation. There are no further comments at this time."
" ESPN - is the one who told us what to do. This was football; it had nothing to do with basketball.’’
"We’re all talking two weeks ago about how much difference the fans and crowds going to make to the LSU people," Holgorsen said. "Well, LSU played well in front of 62,000 of our people and then turned around and went home and played a 1-4 Kentucky team at noon with 95,000 people there. You want to talk about an elite program? That’s one. I don’t know about this place."
"President Clements and I represented West Virginia University at last night's BIG EAST meeting in New York. The group concluded the meeting with a strategy to recruit top level BCS-caliber institutions that match the league's strong athletic and academic histories and traditions.
"As I stated before, WVU is an excellent flagship, land-grant University, with national-caliber athletic and academic programs. We are, and will remain, a national player in college athletics.
"The conference office will coordinate any further discussion on this issue."