NORMAN, Okla.--James "Beetle" Bolden scored a career-high 17 points and Nathan Adrian added 13 as No. 13 West Virginia University knocked off Oklahoma 61-50 on Wednesday night at the Lloyd Noble Center. The Mountaineers (19-5, 7-4 Big 12) won for the first time ever in Oklahoma (8-15, 2-9) in five attempts and avenged
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.-- West Virginia University has lost three games by four points or less and in all three losses, the Mountaineers had the same struggles. Missed free throws, defensive troubles and lack of effort. In Wednesday's 89-87 loss to Oklahoma, WVU made 18-of-29 from the charity stripe. In the overtime session, the
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.-- Jordan Woodard scored 20 points and Oklahoma upset No. 7 West Virginia University 89-87 in overtime on Wednesday. After missing several games with an injury, the senior returned to the lineup against Texas Tech and helped the Sooners (8-9, 2-4 Big 12) put together a two-game winning streak. It was Woodard's
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--Oklahoma and West Virginia University battled it out in three down to the wire games last season but things are a little different this year. The Sooners (7-9, 1-4 Big 12) lost stars Buddy Hield, Isaiah Cousins and Ryan Spangler after last season's Final Four run. Oklahoma is now experiencing
KANSAS CITY, Mo.--Things haven't gone West Virginia's way at times this basketball season, but the second-seeded Mountaineers' luck changed on Friday night. WVU was up by two points with 1.8 seconds to go in the game and Oklahoma guard Buddy Hield launched a half-court shot that bounced off the backboard and went in.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.-- Buddy Hield scored 29 points and No.3 Oklahoma completed the season series sweep over No. 10 West Virginia with a 76-62 win on Saturday afternoon. Isaiah Cousins tallied 12 points and Jordan Woodard had 11. Khadeem Lattin added nine points and grabbed 13 rebounds. Tarik Phillip scored 17 points for the Mountaineers. Jaysean
NORMAN, Okla.--Khadeem Lattin's tip-in with six seconds left lifts No.2 Oklahoma to a 70-68 victory over No.11 WVU on Saturday. Jaysean Paige was the only Mountaineer to score in double figures. The senior guard came off the bench and tallied 18 points on six-of-10 shooting. Buddy Hield scored 17 points for the Sooners (15-1,
MORGANTOWN, W.Va.--The Big 12 has been one of the nation's toughest basketball leagues in recent years. The 2015-16 season looks like another stacked year for the conference. During the 2014-15 season, seven of the conference's 10 teams earned spots in the NCAA Tournament. However, four of those teams lost in the