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West Virginia heads to NYC for Pinstripe Bowl


West Virginia is heading to Yankee Stadium for the Pinstripe Bowl.

The Mountaineers will face former Big East foe, Syracuse. The Orange were 7-5 this season the same as WVU.

West Virginia went 7-5 in 2012, under second-year head coach Dana Holgorsen, in its first season in the Big 12.

This will be West Virgina's first apperance in Yankee Stadium since 1947 where they beat NYU 40-0.

Syracuse leads the all-time series vs. West Virginia, 32-27, winning the last two meetings.

The game is scheduled for Saturday December 29th from the House that Ruth Built.

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