West Virginia Football: Power Ranking the Mountaineers' 2012 Schedule

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West Virginia Football: Power Ranking the Mountaineers' 2012 Schedule
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It's no secret that West Virginia has considered itself a major player in college football for the better part of the past two decades.

Of course there have been a few low moments, but with three BCS bowl wins on the resume the Mountaineers have earned a great deal of credibility. However, the Big East affiliation always hurt.

Now that's all about to change as WVU enters the Big 12 with a whole new set of expectations. The reality is the Mountaineers are talented and have a chance to win a conference championship in 2012. But there's also a good chance the hoopla and tougher schedule will be too much and a nine or 10-win season is on the horizon.

The season doesn't start for another two months, but let's take a look at how WVU's schedule stacks up based on the power of each opponent.

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