West Virginia 71, Texas Christian 50

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 7:30 PM
Location - WVU Coliseum, Morgantown, West Virginia
Officials - Duke Edsall, Paul Janssen, Kelly Self
Attendance - 7094

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Texas Christian 22 28 50
West Virginia 35 36 71

Recap


West Virginia 71, TCU 50: Eron Harris had 19 points and the host Mountaineers used a couple scoring runs to pull away and keep the Horned Frogs winless in Big 12 play.

Deniz Kilicli had 11 points and eight boards for the Mountaineers (9-9, 2-3 Big 12), who won the rebounding battle 42-30. Dominique Rutledge added eight rebounds in 14 minutes for West Virginia.

Kyan Anderson paced the Horned Frogs (9-10, 0-6) with 19 points, while Connell Crossland added 11.

After trailing for much of the first half, TCU pulled to within 22-18 on Garlon Green's free throw with 5:09 remaining in the first half. But a 12-4 run by West Virginia to end the first half opened things up to a 12-point advantage at the break.

The Mountaineers extended it to a 20-point advantage with 12:58 to play before TCU went on a 14-4 surge, capped by Adrick McKinney's six straight points, to cut it to 10 with 8:07 to go. But West Virginia responded with a 10-2 run to open it up to 18 yet again, all but ending the Frogs' chances.

GAME NOTEBOOK: The 71 points scored by West Virginia was the most given up by TCU since a 76-73 win over UAB on Nov. 24, a span of 11 games. … Eleven different players scored for the Mountaineers.. … TCU will take its next shot at its first Big 12 win when it hosts Baylor on Saturday. West Virginia heads to the road to face Oklahoma State on Saturday. 


 



 


Texas Christian Horned Frogs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Garlon Green 30:00 1-6 1-1 1-2 2 3 5 4 4 1 6 0 4
Devonta Abron 15:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 1 3 4 0 4 0 0 1 2
Kyan Anderson 33:00 6-11 1-4 6-8 0 0 0 2 1 1 3 0 19
Nate Butler 15:00 1-2 1-1 0-1 0 2 2 0 3 1 3 0 3
Charles Hill Jr. 23:00 0-4 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 2 1 1 0 0
Adrick McKinney 26:00 3-9 0-0 4-4 2 3 5 1 4 0 1 2 10
Clyde Smith III 12:00 0-2 0-0 1-2 0 3 3 0 2 0 1 0 1
Connell Crossland 28:00 5-7 0-0 1-6 2 5 7 0 1 0 1 3 11
Chris Zurcher 18:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 2 2 0 1 0 0
TOTAL 200 17-44 3-7 13-23 7 21 28 9 23 4 17 6 50
  38.6% 42.9% 56.5% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 17

West Virginia Mountaineers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Deniz Kilicli 22:00 5-10 0-0 1-4 3 5 8 0 4 1 3 1 11
Kevin Noreen 16:00 0-2 0-0 1-2 4 3 7 2 4 1 1 0 1
Gary Browne 17:00 0-1 0-0 1-2 0 1 1 2 4 2 0 0 1
Jabarie Hinds 26:00 4-11 2-4 0-0 0 1 1 3 1 1 2 0 10
Eron Harris 27:00 5-6 2-3 7-10 0 3 3 2 1 1 2 0 19
Dominique Rutledge 14:00 2-4 0-0 0-2 5 3 8 1 2 2 0 0 4
Matt Humphrey 11:00 0-2 0-2 1-2 2 1 3 1 2 0 0 0 1
Aaron Brown 9:00 3-4 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 2 1 1 0 0 6
Terry Henderson 23:00 1-6 1-4 1-2 1 2 3 1 0 1 0 0 4
Keaton Miles 6:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aaric Murray 12:00 3-4 0-0 2-3 1 1 2 0 2 2 0 2 8
Juwan Staten 17:00 2-7 0-0 2-4 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 6
TOTAL 200 25-58 5-13 16-31 17 21 38 15 23 12 10 3 71
  43.1% 38.5% 51.6% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 10