RB Wendell Smallwood sees growth in young Mountaineers

Wendell Smallwood is the best offensive player West Virginia has. Don't believe it? Just ask head coach Dana Holgorsen, who said as much last week.

Smallwood's status is in doubt against Baylor, as he's nursing a nagging injury. But make no mistake: his team will need him to knock off the mighty Baylor Bears.

The Mountaineers have dropped consecutive games to Oklahoma and Oklahoma State, but Smallwood still sees reason for optimism in Morgantown. Check out an interview he conducted with ESPN to find out more.

(h/t ESPN)