West Virginia Sports

Carter scores 29 points, West Virginia beats Missouri 83-79

By MARK DIDTLER, Associated Press LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — West Virginia had a wild weekend in Florida that ended up with a three-game sweep. Jevon Carter scored 29 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer in the final minute, and the No. 23 Mountaineers overcame a 16-point, second-half ...

Elmore has 22 points, 13 assists; Marshall wins 106-70

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Jon Elmore had 22 points and a career-high 13 assists to tie a Conference USA record for double-doubles and Marshall beat Div. II Concord College 106-70 on Sunday to top 100 points for the second time this season. It was Elmore's ninth career double-double with ...

Mayfield leads No. 3 Oklahoma past West Virginia, 59-31

By CLIFF BRUNT, AP Sports Writer NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Baker Mayfield began the week with tears and an apology. He ended it as he so often has — by celebrating a victory. The Oklahoma quarterback passed for 281 yards and three touchdowns after being punished for directing a lewd gesture ...

Muldrow leads No. 11 West Virginia women past Va Tech 79-61

MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) — MVP Teana Muldrow had 23 points and 11 rebounds and No. 11 West Virginia won the Paradise Jam Island Division on Saturday night with a 79-61 win over Virginia Tech. Chania Ray had five 3-pointers for 17 points and Naomi Davenport 15 points as all five starters scored ...

Backup QBs seize spotlight for Oklahoma-West Virginia

By CLIFF BRUNT, AP Sports Writer NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Two very different situations changed the quarterback matchup between Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield and West Virginia's Will Grier. Mayfield, the favorite to win the Heisman Trophy, was caught on camera making a lewd gesture towards the ...

No. 23 West Virginia dominates 1st half, routs UCF 83-45

By MARK DIDTLER, Associated Press LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — West Virginia coach Bob Huggins called out his team after the opening round of the Advocare Invitational. It definitely sunk in. James Bolden scored 17 points, Jevon Carter had 16 and No. 23 West Virginia quickly responded ...

Carter gets 20, West Virginia beats winless Marist 84-78

By MARK DIDTLER, Associated Press LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — West Virginia coach Bob Huggins didn't mince any words about his team's performance. Jevon Carter had 20 points, Sagaba Konate added 14, and No. 23 West Virginia survived an upset bid by winless Marist, beating the Red Foxes ...

No. 11 West Virginia women top Butler 75-68 in Paradise Jam

MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) — Teana Muldrow had 18 points, seven rebounds and four assists, Naomi Davenport added 16 points and 15 boards, and No. 11 West Virginia beat Butler 75-68 on Thursday in the relocated Paradise Jam. West Virginia scored the opening 10 points of the game and held Butler to ...

Elmore scores 24 points; Marshall beats NC Central 92-84

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Jon Elmore scored 24 points, Ajdin Penava added 23 and Marshall beat North Carolina Central 92-84 on Wednesday night. Elmore was 8 of 14 from the floor, made four 3-pointers and had nine assists. Penava was 9-of-11 shooting. C.J. Burks chipped in 19 points for ...

No. 3 Oklahoma looks to maintain momentum vs. West Virginia

The Associated Press West Virginia (7-4, 5-3 Big 12) at No. 3 Oklahoma (10-1, 7-1, CFP No. 4), Saturday, 3:45 p.m. ET (ESPN). Line: Oklahoma by 23. Series record: Oklahoma leads 7-2. WHAT'S AT STAKE? Oklahoma has won six straight and has already clinched a spot in the Big 12 title game, ...