Big 12 Conference Tournament - Recap - Texas Defeats West Virginia 66-49
|Big 12 Conference Tournament - Recap - Texas Defeats West Virginia 66-49|
Texas grabbed a 66-49 win over West Virginia on Thursday, behind a 20-point effort from Jonathan Holmes at Sprint Center.
Texas was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3.5-point spread as a favorite.
Texas got 16 points from Javan Felix and another 6 points from Demarcus Holland. Javan Felix contributed 6 assists, while Cameron Ridley cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
West Virginia got 10 points from Brandon Watkins in a losing cause and another 8 points from Terry Henderson. Gary Browne contributed 3 assists for them, while Brandon Watkins had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Texas were victorious, as the score was 35-14 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Texas as they grabbed 39 boards, while West Virginia only had 34.