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Making the Most of a Second Chance

The loss of Pat McAfee had many observes concerned about the state of West Virginia's placekicking and punting in 2009. However, the Mountaineer kicking game has started off the 2009 season strongly, with redshirt freshman Tyler Bitancurt and senior punter Scott Kozlowski kicking the ball flawlessly.

Kozlowski, who is getting a long-awaited second chance at the punting job, has responded in outstanding fashion. In the season opener against Liberty, he had a 47.5 yard punting average. In the second game against East Carolina, Kozlowski's average rose to 48.2 yards. After receiving praise from Coach Stewart, Kozlowski admits he has been pleased with his performance thus far. "I feel pretty...

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