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West Virginia’s 2022 Football season opener against Pitt at Heinz Field has reportedly been moved from Saturday September 3rd to Thursday September 1st. If this holds true, this is a huge opportunity on a national stage against a bitter rival and possible future ACC foe.
BIG NEWS!!! The 2022 season openening football game against pitt is moving from September 3rd to September 1st. The Backyard Brawl will be on Thursday Night Football as WVU fans take over Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. WVU has won 3 in a row and is leading the series 15-7 since 1990. pic.twitter.com/ohPuJ5zsK4
— Ben Booth (@TheBenBoothShow) September 8, 2021
The last time these two met was a decade go in 2011, when West Virginia came from 14 down to secure a 21-20 victory in Morgantown.