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West Virginia received a 10-seed and will face 7th-seeded Gonzaga in Pittsburgh in the NCAA Tournament on Thursday. The winner will most likely face Ohio State on Saturday.

The West Virginia Mountaineers are officially off the NCAA bubble.

03/11/2012 - 20:08
Tony DeFazio
West Virginia lost an 11-point second-half lead and eventually lost the game to UConn in overtime, 71-67, as Shabazz Napier scored 26 and Jeremy Lamb 22 to lead the Huskies’ comeback. Kevin Jones put up 25 and 10 for WVU in their final Big East Conference game.

NEW YORK (AP) -- Shabazz Napier scored 26 points and Jeremy Lamb added 22 to lead Connecticut to its

03/07/2012 - 15:02
PSR Staff
Kevin Jones was dominant once again, with 18 points and 11 boards, and Truck Bryant couldn't score from the floor but made up for it by going a perfect 12-for-12 from the line to lead West Virginia to a huge victory on the road, downing South Florida 50-44 in Tampa.

TAMPA, FL (AP) -- Darryl Bryant had 12 of his 16 points in the second half and West Virginia scored its last 10 points on free throws to hold off surging South Florida 50-44 on Sat

03/03/2012 - 14:32
PSR Staff
Truck Bryant scored 28 points and Kevin Jones was his usual beast-self with 22 points and 16 boards as West Virginia cruised to a 92-75 win over DePaul in Morgantown Tuesday night.

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.  Seniors Darryl "Truck" Bryant and Kevin Jones closed out their West Virginia home careers in grand style Tuesday night as the Mountaineers dunked DePau

02/28/2012 - 23:33
PSR Staff
Jae Crowder scored 26 points as Marquette overcame the first-half suspension of three starters, coming from 11 points down at halftime to beat West Virginia 61-60 at the Coliseum in Morgantown. Truck Bryant scored 26 for the 'Eers.

Morgantown—The fingertips of Truck Bryant told the tale Friday night.

02/24/2012 - 23:29
Anthony Jaskulski
West Virginia trailed Notre Dame by two points at halftime, but shot 6-for-27 in the second half as the Irish outscored the Mountaineers by 25 to cruise to a 71-44 blowout over WVU at the Joyce Center in South Bend.

Notre Dame kept up its stellar play in the Big East with a huge victory over the West Virginia Mountaineers on Wednesday evening.

02/22/2012 - 21:46
Scott Kromko
Pitt had no answer inside for WVU's Kevin Jones and Deniz Kilicli, who combined for 30 points and 16 rebounds as the Mountaineers evened the 2012 Backyard Brawl with a 66-48 win at the Petersen Events Center Thursday night.

A strong “Let’s go Mountaineers” chant scattered through a half empty Petersen Events Center Thursday night.

Not the way Pitt imagined end their 108-year old rivalry with West Virginia.

02/16/2012 - 23:06
Anthony Jaskulski
West Virginia University has reached a settlement agreement with the Big East Conference and will officially begin its full membership in the Big 12 Conference in July. The Mountaineers 2012 football schedule has also been released.

“Our membership in the Big 12 offers WVU significant advantages,” said Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Oliver Luck.

02/14/2012 - 12:23
PSR Staff
Kyle Kuric hit a 3-pointer and Russ Smith made a layup 24 seconds apart to give Louisville the lead after they had trailed by 13, and the Cardinals hung on for a 77-74 win over West Virginia in Morgantown. Kevin Jones had 22 points and 11 rebounds for WVU, who lost for the fifth time in their past six games.

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) -- Kyle Kuric scored 17 points to lead five Louisville players in double figures and Louisville (No.

02/11/2012 - 14:38
PSR Staff
Notre Dame hit two 3-pointers within 56 seconds to turn a tie game into a six-point lead and pulled away for a 55-51 win over West Virginia in Morgantown Wednesday night. Kevin Jones had another double-double for the Mountaineers.

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - Jack Cooley had a double-double with 21 points and 12 rebounds to lead Notre Dame to a 55-51 win over West Virginia on Wednesday night.

02/08/2012 - 23:30
PSR Staff
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