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No. 18 West Virginia, Pitt resume rivalry

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- None of the players for No. 18 West Virginia has ever faced Pittsburgh. In fact, none had yet been recruited by the Mountaineers at the time of the last Backyard Brawl, which occurred five years, nine months and 23 days ago. And yet, all the West Virginia players comprehend the commotion around Saturday's renewal of the rivalry. The vulgar T-shirts in the student section still advise Pitt what to eat, and chants to the same effect still arise regardless who the Mountaineers are playing.
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