The Big East Conference dropped its first bowl game of the 2010-'11 postseason.
On Tuesday night, the West Virginia Mountaineers lost to the N.C. State Wolfpack, 23-7, in the Champs Sports Bowl in Orlando, FL.
West Virginia (9-4) was done in by five second-half turnovers. Quarterback Geno Smith passed for just 196 yards.
N.C. State quarterback Russell Wilson tossed for 275 and two touchdowns to lead his team past the Big East co-champs.
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|Final - 12.28.2010||1||2||3||4||Total|
|West Virginia Mountaineers||0||7||0||0||7|
|N.C. State Wolfpack||7||3||6||7||23|