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Owen Schmitt

Following West Virginia's practice session on Sunday, Owen Schmitt looked and sounded like a kid that just learned Santa Claus isn't real.

The reason for his disconsolate mood is, like Schmitt himself, a straightforward one. He can't play the game the way he wants to due to the lingering effects of the ankle injury he suffered in the fourth quarter of the Cincinnati game, and he has no timetable for when he will be back to 100% effectiveness. "It's frustrating, to tell you the truth," said a downcast Schmitt. "I can't push off my... Recommended Stories