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What You May Have Missed:
News of Note (FB):
Tandy's come in handy for WVU - Charleston Gazette
MU search, WVU perch, matchup in a lurch - Charleston Gazette
A couple of missed effigies - Times West Virginian
News of Note (BB):
What's On Tap:
West Virginia Mountaineers vs. Rutgers Scarlet Knights - ESPN
Noon tomorrow in Piscataway. Rutgers is favored by 1.5.
University of Charleston head coach Greg White brings experience, success to Saturday's game - WVIllustrated.com
WVU men take on University of Charleston tomorrow in an exhibition in the Coliseum at 7 p.m.
Around the League (and Beyond):
Tailgate Recipe of the Week:
Herky's Famous Fire Sticks
1 1/2 lbs. sirloin steak
3 beef bouillon cubes
1 tablespoon water
3 heaping teaspoons cayenne pepper
1 teaspoon black pepper
1/2 teaspoon Kosher salt (regular salt works as well)
2 tablespoons vegetable oil
The night before:
Cut the steak into 1/2 inch cubes. In large bowl, crumble bouillion cubes into water and stir until a thick paste is formed. Stir in cayenne pepper, black pepper and salt. Add the meat and toss thoroughly to coat. Skewer meat onto wooden skewers, place in plastic container or gallon sized freezer bags and place in cooler.
At the game:Heat the grill, brush some oil on the fire sticks, brush remaining oil on the grill using paper towel and tongs. Place sticks on grill and and cook 2-3 minutes per side.
Courtesy of Tailgating.com
Video of Interest:
Video of (Dis)Interest:
Here's the Rutgers recruiting video from the 80's.
Aids Awareness Gallery of the Week:
In order to raise awareness and because Rutgers wears red...
Today's Miss Throwdown is a gorgeous actress who's had roles on House and The O.C. I present the lovely, Olivia Wilde.
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