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BLACKSBURG, Va. — With a muffed punt, a fumble, struggles in the red zone and a couple of inopportune penalties over the first three quarters, some of the same mistakes that have plagued West Virginia under coach Neal Brown followed the Mountaineers to Blacksburg, Virginia on Thursday.

But fortunately for WVU, the home team seemed more than willing to bail West Virginia out.

Ryan Pritt covers WVU sports. Reach him at 304-348-7948, ryan.pritt@hdmediallc.com. Follow @RPritt on Twitter.

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