Eastern Kentucky vs West Virginia Recap - West Virginia Wins 74-67
|Eastern Kentucky vs West Virginia Recap - West Virginia Wins 74-67|
Juwan Staten scored 17 points leading West Virginia to a 74-67 victory over Eastern Kentucky at WVU Colliseum on Sunday.
West Virginia won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 11-point spread.
West Virginia got 17 points from Gary Browne and another 10 points from Deniz Kilicli. Juwan Staten contributed 6 assists, while Aaric Murray cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Eastern Kentucky got 21 points from Glenn Cosey in a losing cause and another 10 points from Mike DiNunno. Eric Stutz contributed 4 assists for them, while Eric Stutz had 8 rebounds.
West Virginia led at halftime, 35-22.
West Virginia had a 39-28 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.