No. 5 West Virginia stumbles 49-14 to Texas Tech

Updated: October 13, 2012, 9:55 PM ET
Associated Press

LUBBOCK, Texas -- Put that Heisman talk on hold. A second straight trip to Texas turned out to be too much for Geno Smith and No. 5 West Virginia to handle.

Texas Tech's defense and a swirling wind confounded Smith and the Mountaineers' defense couldn't stop the Red Raiders in a 49-14 victory Saturday.

Smith, who had thrown for 24 touchdowns coming into the game and established himself as the Heisman Trophy front-runner, had only one TD pass against the nation's top-ranked pass defense.

"They ...

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