West Virginia, Press Defense In Between Gonzaga And Elite 8The Gonzaga Bulldogs continue their quest for their first-ever appearance in the Final Four, but standing in their way is a tough defense team in West Virginia.
Mountaineers Clinch Sweet 16 Berth With Win Over Notre DameLed by Jevon Carter's 24 points, the Mountaineers outshot the Fighting Irish in an 83-71 win on Saturday to clinch their third Sweet 16 berth since 2010.
Carter Leads No. 11 West Virginia Past Texas In Big 12 TourneyJevon Carter scored 21 points, West Virginia cranked up its trademark defense and the Number 11 Mountaineers cruised to a 63-53 victory over Texas in the Big 12 Tournament quarterfinals Thursday night. Andrew Jones had 13 points to lead Texas.
Jayhawks Favored As Big 12 Tourney Gets UnderwayThe Jayhawks ended the two-year reign of Iowa State last year, but that was just their second Big 12 Tournament title in five years. Twice they haven't even made the title game.
West Virginia Tops No. 2 Baylor For Big 12 Women's TitleTynice Martin scored 32 points, helping the Mountaineers beat No. 2 Baylor 77-66 in the Big 12 final on Monday night.
Martin Scores 29, West Virginia Upends No. 12 Texas WomenTynice Martin scored 29 points, Chiana Ray sank two clutch free throws and sixth-seeded West Virginia held on to topple twelfth-ranked and second-seeded Texas 62-59 in the semifinals of the Big 12 Conference Tournament.
Motley 23 Points For No. 11 Baylor To Beat No. 10 WVU 71-62 Johnathan Motley scored 19 of his 23 points after halftime and 11th-ranked Baylor won its home finale 71-62 over 10th-ranked West Virginia on Monday night.
After Huggins' Scary Moment, No. 12 WVU Beats Texas 77-62After West Virginia coach Bob Huggins dropped to his knees and clutched his chest in a scary moment before halftime, Jevon Carter finished with 24 points to lead the 12th-ranked Mountaineers to a 77-62 win over Texas on Monday night.
No. 3 Kansas Rallies To Beat No. 9 West Virginia 84-80 In OTMason poured in 24 points, including the two free throws that forced overtime, and Graham hit two of his five 3-pointers in the extra period and finished with 18 points as the third-ranked Jayhawks stormed back to stun the No. 9 Mountaineers 84-80
Bolden, Adrian Help No. 13 West Virginia Hold Off OklahomaFreshman guard James Bolden scored a career-high 17 points in 10 minutes and No. 13 West Virginia survived an off-shooting night to beat Oklahoma 61-50
No. 18 West Virginia Beats No. 2 Kansas 85-69Esa Ahmad broke out of a shooting slump with a career-high 27 points to lead No. 18 West Virginia to an 85-69 victory over No. 2 Kansas on Tuesday night.
Oklahoma Shocks No. 7 West Virginia 89-87 In OvertimeKristian Doolittle scored six of his 12 points in overtime and Jordan Woodard's layup with 2.2 seconds left lifted Oklahoma to an 89-87 victory over No. 7 West Virginia on Wednesday night.
Texas Tech-Kansas Highlights Big 12 Weekend GamesTexas Tech plays at No. 3 Kansas Saturday in the Big 12's marquee matchup.
Jones, Brown Help No. 2 Baylor Women Rout No. 17 WVU 91-56Alexis Jones scored 21 points, Kalani Brown had 16 points and 11 rebounds and No. 2 Baylor beat No. 17 West Virginia 91-56 on Wednesday night.
Texas Tech Upsets No. 7 West Virginia In OT, 77-76Anthony Livingston had been practicing taking 3-pointers from the corner before the game. That's what gave him the confidence to take the game-winner for Texas Tech.