West Virginia Defeats Marshall 69-59 - Recap
West Virginia got 21 points from Deniz Kilicli as they ran past Marshall 69-59 on Wednesday at Charleston Civic Center.
West Virginia won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6-point spread as favorites.
West Virginia got 12 points from Juwan Staten and another 9 points from Jabarie Hinds. Juwan Staten contributed 3 assists, while Aaric Murray cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Marshall got 17 points from D.D. Scarver in a losing cause and another 16 points from Elijah Pittman. DeAndre Kane contributed 7 assists for them, while Nigel Spikes had 8 rebounds.
West Virginia hit the break leading 31-25 before taking care of business in the second half.
West Virginia had a 43-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.