03 Nov

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Late two-point conversion lifts West Virginia past Texas

Texas fell just short of upending West Virginia in a 42-41 loss Saturday (photo courtesy of texassports.com).

By Steve Habel, Senior Contributing Writer

AUSTIN, Texas — There will be plenty of talk over the next few days that the gutsy, two-point-conversion run by West Virginia quarterback Will Grier at the end of the game was the difference in West Virginia's wild 42-41 win over Texas Saturday afternoon at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium.

Steve Habel is a senior contributing writer for Horns Illustrated. He has covered Texas sports since 1989 and was this magazine’s senior editor for 24 years. You can follow him on twitter @stevehabel .