Kansas State vs West Virginia Wrap - West Virginia Wins 81-71

Kansas State vs West Virginia Wrap - West Virginia Wins 81-71

Juwan Staten poured in 35 points for West Virginia on Saturday, as they defeated Kansas State 81-71 at WVU Colliseum.

Bettors who backed West Virginia were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3.5 at sportsbooks.

West Virginia got 13 points from Terry Henderson and another 11 points from Eron Harris. Juwan Staten contributed 5 assists, while Juwan Staten cleaned the glass with 4 rebounds.

Kansas State got 23 points from Marcus Foster in a losing cause and another 19 points from Thomas Gipson. Wesley Iwundu contributed 3 assists for them, while Thomas Gipson had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed West Virginia were victorious, as the score was 39-31 at the break.

Kansas State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-33.