Kansas State Downs West Virginia 78-56 - Match Report
|Kansas State Downs West Virginia 78-56 - Match Report|
Kansas State cruised to victory on Saturday, running West Virginia out of the gym and running up a 78-56 score at Bramlage Coliseum.
Bettors who backed Kansas State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4.5 at sportsbooks.
Shane Southwell had 20 points for Kansas State and Thomas Gipson chipped in with 20 points. Jevon Thomas had 8 assists for them, while Thomas Gipson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
West Virginia got 21 points from Eron Harris in a losing cause and another 16 points from Juwan Staten. Juwan Staten contributed 3 assists for them, while Juwan Staten had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Kansas State were victorious, as the score was 37-24 at the break.
West Virginia had a 33-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.