Mountaineers ground the Eagles in season opener

You couldn’t have asked for a better season opener than this past Saturday when West Virginia dominated Georgia Southern, 44-0. Before WVU’s defense did it last night, Georgia Southern hadn’t been shutout since Dec. 2, 1995, during an FCS playoff loss to Montana.

This was the second consecutive home opener the Mountaineers kept their opponents from scoring. Last year, they trounced the Towson Tigers 54-0.

Read more about how the Mountaineers clipped the Eagles.

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