October 6, 2007

Schmitt makes noise in the Dome

Facing a fourth and three at the Syracuse 38 yard line, West Virginia Head Coach Rich Rodriguez kept his offense on the field.

Up 21-7 but out of field goal range, the Mountaineers cleared the backfield, leaving only fullback Owen Schmitt to receive the snap.

Surprising not only the Syracuse defense but also everyone in the Carrier Dome, Schmitt took the snap and punted, pooch kicking the ball down to the Syracuse 11 yard line.

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