College Football: Nolo Contendere


Any college football team that scores 48 points in a game ought to win. And down through the years, every team had—until Pittsburgh scored 48 two weeks ago against West Virginia. The game, as it turned out, wasn't even close: West Virginia won 63-48.

There have been lots of lower-scoring basketball games. West Virginia's quarterback Allen McCune performed in a few of them as an all-state high school basketball player. But now he gets a boot out of running the score up by firing bullets instead of baskets. Against Pitt, McCune completed 18 out of 25 passes for 320 yds.,...

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