West Virginia vs. Oklahoma: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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West Virginia vs. Oklahoma: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
West Virginia 70
(13-17, 4-12 away)
Oklahoma 83
(20-9, 15-2 home)
Venue: Lloyd Noble Center
9:00PM ET / 6:00PM PT, March 06, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
West Virginia 28 42 70
Oklahoma 39 44 83
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
West Virginia E Harris 23 A Murray 4 J Staten 4
Oklahoma R Osby 26 S Pledger 8 S Grooms 10

West Virginia lost on their home court to Oklahoma 83-70 in conference play on Wednesday, Mar. 6. The Mountaineers are now 0-3 against Oklahoma this season. The Mountaineers got 20 points and four rebounds from Deniz Kilicli. For the Sooners, Steven Pledger finished with a season-high 23 points, including 5-of-10 shooting from three-point range. The Mountaineers are on a five-game losing streak. West Virginia (13-17, 6-11 Big 12) hosts Iowa State (19-9, 9-6 Big 12) on Saturday, Mar. 9.

West Virginia Game Notes

  • West Virginia has lost 100 percent of the time this season (0-3) after recording one or fewer blocks.
  • When the opposition records 83 or more total points this season, West Virginia has lost 100 percent of the time (0-3).
  • When the opposition shoots a field goal percentage of 50.0 percent or better this season, West Virginia has lost 100 percent of the time (0-8).
  • When the opposition shoots a three-point percentage of 55.6 percent or better this season, West Virginia has lost 100 percent of the time (0-4).
  • WVU set a season low for free throws made (six).
  • The Mountaineers have turned the ball over more than their opponents in the past four games.
  • West Virginia has recorded fewer assists than their opponents for the past seven games.
  • Eron Harris accounted for 32.8 percent of the team's points.
  • Eron Harris has led the team in scoring in eight out of 30 games this season.
  • Deniz Kilicli has led the team in rebounding in seven out of 30 games this season.
  • This marks the fourth 20-point game of Deniz Kilicli's career.
  • Deniz Kilicli had a career high with nine field goals made.
  • This marks the second 20-point game of Eron Harris's career.
  • Eron Harris has three straight double-digit point games.

Oklahoma Game Notes

  • Sam Grooms recorded a team season high in assists with 10.
  • Romero Osby accounted for 31.3 percent of the team's points.
  • The top two rebounders (Steven Pledger and Romero Osby) accounted for 42.4 percent of the rebounds.
  • Romero Osby has led the team in scoring 17 times in 29 games this season.
  • Steven Pledger has led the team in rebounding four times in 29 games this season.
  • This marks the eighth 20-point game of Romero Osby's career.
  • Romero Osby has three straight 20+ point games.
  • This marks the 16th 20-point game of Steven Pledger's career.
  • Steven Pledger has six straight double-digit point games.
  • This game was the fourth double-digit assist game of Sam Grooms's career.
  • Sam Grooms set career highs with a 100 percent field goal percentage and 10 assists.
WVU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
ADeniz Kilicli342042102
AEron Harris342341003
B+Aaric Murray201042012
CKevin Noreen16321001
CMatt Humphrey7410101
CJuwan Staten28044101
CJabarie Hinds13401101
CTerry Henderson20301000
C-Gary Browne13301001
-Keaton Miles6000000
-D. Rutledge9000101
OU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Steven Pledger372380011
A+Romero Osby372660011
ASam Grooms368110203
B+Je`lon Hornbeak21923101
BA. Fitzgerald22551101
C+Cameron Clark18531001
CAmath M`Baye18720012
-Isaiah Cousins5000100
-Buddy Hield4000001

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