West Virginia vs. Oklahoma State: Recap and Stats

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West Virginia vs. Oklahoma State: Recap and Stats
West Virginia 66
(9-10, 2-8 away)
Oklahoma State 80
(13-5, 11-1 home)
Venue: Gallagher-Iba Arena
1:00PM ET / 10:00AM PT, January 26, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
West Virginia 27 39 66
Oklahoma State 30 50 80
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
West Virginia A Murray 9 A Murray 6 J Staten 3
Oklahoma State M Brown 14 P Jurick 7 M Smart 4

On Saturday, January 26th, West Virginia took on Oklahoma State and stumbled against the Cowboys 80-66 in conference play. Aaric Murray earned a double-double in a losing effort including 11 points and 10 rebounds. Deniz Kilicli had 12 points and added five rebounds. Phil Forte finished with a season-high 26 points for the Cowboys, making 6 of 11 from three-point range. The next game will be on Monday, January 28th when West Virginia (9-10, 2-4 Big 12) welcomes third-ranked Kansas (16-1, 5-0 Big 12).

West Virginia Game Notes

  • This game was statistically over in the 2nd half with 2:05 left to go.
  • West Virginia has lost 89% of the time this season (1-8) after recording 66 or fewer total points.
  • When the opposition records 80 or more total points this season, West Virginia has lost 100% of the time (0-3).
  • When the opposition shoots a field goal percentage of 48.1% or better this season, West Virginia has lost 100% of the time (0-6).
  • When the opposition records 16 or more assists this season, West Virginia has lost 80% of the time (1-4).
  • The top two scorers (Eron Harris and Deniz Kilicli) accounted for 43.9% of the points.
  • Aaric Murray accounted for 35.7% of the team's rebounds.
  • The bench recorded more rebounds (17) than the starters (10).
  • Eron Harris has led the team in scoring in 4 out of 19 games this season.
  • Aaric Murray has led the team in rebounding in 8 out of 19 games this season.
  • Eron Harris has 4 straight double-digit point games.
  • This was the 3rd foul out of the season for Deniz Kilicli.
  • Aaric Murray recorded the 18th double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Aaric Murray recorded a double-double. It was his 3rd this season and 14th of his career.

Oklahoma State Game Notes

  • Phil Forte recorded a team season high in points with 26.
  • Phil Forte accounted for 32.5% of the team's points.
  • Philip Jurick accounted for 35.2% of the team's rebounds.
  • Philip Jurick has led the team in rebounding 10 times in 18 games this season.
  • This marks the 5th 20-point game of Markel Brown's career.
  • Markel Brown set a career high with 4 three-pointers.
  • This marks the 2nd 20-point game of Phil Forte's career.
  • Philip Jurick recorded the 9th double-digit rebound game of his career.
WVU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AAaric Murray2311102000
B+Deniz Kilicli281252021
B-Eron Harris301710103
B-Keaton Miles16241010
C+Terry Henderson19522102
CGary Browne23621101
CJuwan Staten28414102
C-Kevin Noreen9210000
C-Jabarie Hinds20511002
OSU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Phil Forte302614100
A+Markel Brown362415101
A+Philip Jurick298123020
B+Michael Cobbins27770010
BMarcus Smart341334307
CLe`Bryan Nash25250100
-Kirby Gardner7000000
-Kamari Murphy6000013

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