Cowboys Secure Overtime Win Against West Virginia

By EFN Staff
Published: 10/10/2015

Oklahoma State 33, West Virginia 26

Oklahoma State overcame a second-half rally by West Virginia to win, on the road, in overtime. The win kept Cowboys undefeated (5-0), while the Mountaineers fell to 3-2.

Player of the game

  • Oklahoma State junior defensive end Emmanuel Ogbah finished the game with eight total tackles, a quarterback sack, and two forced fumbles, including one deep in West Virginia territory in the first quarter that led to the Cowboys first touchdown.

Key stats

  • Oklahoma State sophomore quarterback Mason Rudolph completed 20-of-40 passes for 218 yards with three interceptions.
  • The Cowboys offense generated 363 total yards of offense.
  • Redshirt senior defensive end Jimmy Bean finished the game with six total tackles and 1.5 quarterback sacks.
  • West Virginia junior quarterback Skyler Howard completed 18-of-35 passes for 188 yards and a touchdown.
  • Mountaineers junior running back Wendell Smallwood finished the game with 147 rushing yards on 19 carries and a touchdown.
  • West Virginia’s defense intercepted three Rudolph passes.

Key play

  • On 4th-and-1 on the West Virginia 2-yard line Oklahoma State senior quarterback J.W. Walsh, who handles short-yardage plays, came in for Rudolph and scored the game-winning 2-yard rushing touchdown.

Up next

  • Oklahoma State vs. Kansas (10/24)
  • West Virginia vs. Baylor (10/17)