AUSTIN, Texas • Geno Smith passed for four touchdowns to lead No. 8 West Virginia to another wild shootout win in the Big 12, this time taking out No. 11 Texas 48-45 on Saturday night.
Smith, who has 24 touchdown passes without an interception this season, hit Tavon Austin with a 6-yard score with 10 minutes, 50 seconds left to play. Andrew Buie ran for 207 yards and two touchdowns, the second to give the Mountaineers a critical 10-point lead late.
West Virginia (5-0, 2-0) didn't seal the win until recovering an onside kick with 14 seconds left after Texas scored a touchdown on a pass from David Ash to Marquise Goodwin.