West Virginia vs Texas Final: 60-58 - Recap
|West Virginia vs Texas Final: 60-58 - Recap|
Deniz Kilicli scored 14 points leading West Virginia to a 60-58 victory over Texas at WVU Colliseum on Monday.
West Virginia did not, however, defeat Texas against the spread, which closed at 6 at most sportsbooks.
West Virginia got 14 points from Jabarie Hinds and another 13 points from Eron Harris. Juwan Staten contributed 4 assists, while Aaric Murray cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Texas got 14 points from Sheldon McClellan in a losing cause and another 12 points from Javan Felix. Javan Felix contributed 7 assists for them, while Sheldon McClellan had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed West Virginia were victorious, as the score was 32-25 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Texas as they grabbed 36 boards, while West Virginia only had 29.