WOAY – West Virginia men’s basketball saw its Cinderella run in the Big 12 Tournament end with a semifinal loss to Kansas in Kansas City.
The Mountaineers had an early lead in the game before the Jayhawks took an eight-point lead into halftime, quickly extending the lead to double digits in the 88-74 victory. Lamont West led WVU with 16 points, while Derek Culver recorded a double-double with 14 points and 11 rebounds.
Also on Friday, Marshall men’s basketball accepted an invitation to the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament; it will be their third appearance in the tournament. The Thundering Herd will host a first-round game on Tuesday.