MORGANTOWN, W.Va., Nov. 24 (UPI) -- Pat White
ran for 186 yards and two touchdowns Saturday as third-ranked West Virginia won the Big East with a 66-21 victory over No. 21 Connecticut.
White completed 9-of-13 passes for 107 yards and a TD. Noel Devine ran for 118 yards and a TD for West Virginia (10-1, 5-1 Big East), which will take a six-game winning streak into next Saturday's game against Pittsburgh.
Steve Slaton ran for two touchdowns and Darius Reynaud had five catches for 76 yards and a TD for the Mountaineers.
Donald Brown ran for 129 yards and a touchdown for the Huskies (9-3, 5-2), who could have taken their first Big East title with a win. Tyler Lorenzen was 14-of-28 passing for 151 yards with one touchdown for Connecticut.
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