West Virginia Downs Texas Tech 89-86 - Match Report
West Virginia got 25 points from Juwan Staten en route to an 89-86 victory over Texas Tech on Monday at United Spirit Arena.
West Virginia won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as favorites.
Eron Harris had 18 points for West Virginia and Terry Henderson chipped in with 16 points. Juwan Staten had 5 assists for them, while Brandon Watkins was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Texas Tech got an 18-point performance from Jordan Tolbert, who was supported by 17 points from Toddrick Gotcher. Robert Turner had 7 assists in a losing cause for Texas Tech, while Jordan Tolbert grabbed 12 rebounds.
West Virginia led at halftime, 39-33.
Texas Tech won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-26.