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By now, most know what Shawne Alston had to overcome this season to get back on the field after sustaining a severe thigh bruise. Few knew what the running back overcame in his personal life to become a first-generation college graduate and well on his way to a successful future -- be it in football or elsewhere.

Center Joey Madsen half-jokingly described himself as a "tough guy" who won't be apt to shed a tear in the locker room when Saturday's game is finished. But he acknowledged the occasion will be a bit emotional, the end of a long career filled with ups and downs.

Wide receiver J.D. Woods has certainly had his best season as a Mountaineer in his senior year. He discussed his career as a whole, and the role his faith has played in his life on and off the field.

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