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West Virginia Beats Baylor 70-63: Records Set-Tied In WVU's Win Over Bears

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Stedman Bailey of the West Virginia Mountaineers catches an eighty seven yard touchdown pass against the Baylor Bears during the game on September 29, 2012 at Mountaineer Field in Morgantown, West Virginia. WVU defeated Baylor 70-63.
Stedman Bailey of the West Virginia Mountaineers catches an eighty seven yard touchdown pass against the Baylor Bears during the game on September 29, 2012 at Mountaineer Field in Morgantown, West Virginia. WVU defeated Baylor 70-63.

Some of the records set or tied in No. 9 West Virginia's 70-63 win over No. 25 Baylor on Saturday:

RECORDS SET:

BIG 12

— Most points, both teams (133).

SCHOOL RECORDS

West Virginia

QB Geno Smith:

— Single-game passing yards (656), completions (45), touchdowns (8) and consecutive completions (14).

WR Stedman Bailey:

— Single-game receiving yards (303).

— Career receiving TDs (26).

WR Tavon Austin:

— Single-game receptions (14).

— Career receiving yards (2,684).

PK Tyler Bitancurt:

— Single-game extra-point kicks made and attempts (10).

Baylor

Team:

— 3 100-yard receivers (Terrance Williams, 314; Tevin Reese, 120, Lanear Sampson, 109).

QB Tyler Florence:

— Single-game passing yards (581).

WR Terrance Williams:

— Single-game receptions (17) and receiving yards (314).

RECORDS TIED:

FBS

— Most touchdown passes, both teams (13).

— Combined touchdowns, both teams (19).

— Most points scored by a losing team (Baylor, 63).

BIG 12

— Touchdown passes (West Virginia's Geno Smith, 8).

SCHOOL

West Virginia

— Tavon Austin and Stedman Bailey, most 100-yard receiving games (10).

Baylor

— PK Aaron Jones, most extra points made (9).

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