Game one is behind them. The FCS school is out of the way. It’s Week 3 and time to get down to football.
The West Virginia University Mountaineers have jumped into the Top 20 and are now ready to put the rankings to the test.
The Mountaineers will take on the Maryland Terrapins in College Park on Saturday.
This will be WVU’s first road game of the season and first real challenge for Head Coach Dana Holgorsen.
As with every game, there are things that will play key roles for both teams.
These key roles involve which adjustments will need to be made, what players will get most of the playing time and what the other team will do.
Here are five “keys to the game,” each team will consider going into Saturday’s game.