Recap - West Virginia Defeats Texas Tech 87-81
|Recap - West Virginia Defeats Texas Tech 87-81|
West Virginia got 28 points from Terry Henderson en route to an 87-81 victory over Texas Tech on Wednesday at WVU Colliseum.
West Virginia did not, however, defeat Texas Tech against the spread, which closed at 8 at most sportsbooks.
Juwan Staten had 16 points for West Virginia and Eron Harris chipped in with 15 points. Juwan Staten had 7 assists for them, while Devin Williams was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Texas Tech got 25 points from Dusty Hannahs in a losing cause and another 16 points from Jaye Crockett. Dusty Hannahs contributed 6 assists for them, while Jaye Crockett had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed West Virginia were victorious, as the score was 40-39 at the break.
The rebound battle favored West Virginia as they grabbed 29 boards, while Texas Tech only had 26.