West Virginia vs Texas Final: 57-53 - Recap
|West Virginia vs Texas Final: 57-53 - Recap|
Aaric Murray scored 12 points leading West Virginia to a 57-53 victory over Texas at Frank Erwin Center on Wednesday.
West Virginia won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as underdogs.
West Virginia got 11 points from Jabarie Hinds and another 9 points from Gary Browne. Gary Browne contributed 3 assists, while Kevin Noreen cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Texas got 12 points from Jonathan Holmes in a losing cause and another 11 points from Javan Felix. Javan Felix contributed 4 assists for them, while Jonathan Holmes had 9 rebounds.
West Virginia trailed at halftime, 24-21.
The rebound battle favored West Virginia as they grabbed 45 boards, while Texas only had 39.