Is color-coordination a Big 12 thing? Was this some kind of "we belong, honest!" initiative from West Virginia on the day of their first conference game as a B12 member? Whatever the motive, we approve of the blue/gold checkerboard* initiative in Morgantown:
Pretty adorable how all the West Virginia fans with jaundice decided to sit in groups!— sir broosk (@celebrityhottub) September 29, 2012
What's unacceptable is the fact that clearly no one in the league office took the chance to haze WVU as newcomers by requesting zebra stripes ("Seriously y'all, it's a thing. We've been making Iowa State do it for years"). In a stadium that
encourages allows alcohol consumption, that would surely be a feat.
(*WARNING: Do not relax your eyes during scoring drives, as mixtures of Art Briles/Dana Holgorsen can cause seizures)