November 23, 2011

Players talk Brawl

Senior linebacker Najee Goode, a native of Cleveland, Oh., got the message loud and clear when he first arrived on West Virginia's campus four and half years ago.

"Coach (Jeff) Casteel said when you signed that letter of intent to come here, no matter where you're from ... you came to beat Pitt," he said.

The Mountaineers will host the Panthers in the 104th edition of the Backyard Brawl between the two schools, in a series that has been filled with tradition, intensity and a good old fashioned hatred that can only be formed over time.

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