MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Carlton Guyton's 17 points led Kent State to a 70-60 victory over West Virginia on Tuesday, snapping the Mountaineers' 36-game non-conference home winning streak.
That streak dated back to Nov. 26, 2005, when the Mountaineers lost 71-68 in overtime to LSU.
West Virginia led 41-36 on a Hinds steal and layup with 16:13 to go in the game. Kent State hustled back with a 15-3 run over 4 minutes, 4 seconds for a 51-44 advantage and never looked back.
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