Scores

Final

West Virginia 52

(8-9, 1-3 Big 12)

Purdue 79

(10-8, 3-2 Big Ten)

Coverage: CBS

2:00 PM ET, January 19, 2013

Mackey Arena, West Lafayette, Indiana

1 2 T
WVU 23 2952
PUR 37 4279

Top Performers

West Virginia: E. Harris 10 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

Purdue: D. Byrd 17 Pts, 5 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

Purdue 79, West Virginia 52

Associated Press

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- D.J. Byrd scored 17 points to help Purdue defeat West Virginia 79-52 on Saturday afternoon.

Rapheal Davis added 16 points, Anthony Johnson 12 and Terone Johnson 11 for the Boilermakers (10-8), who won their third straight.

Purdue shot 49 percent from the field and outrebounded the Mountaineers 44-34.

Eron Harris scored 10 points for West Virginia, which barely surpassed its season low of 50 points. Harris was the only Mountaineers player to reach double figures. The Mountaineers (8-9) have lost three straight and four of five.

West Virginia shot just 29 percent from the field, and the Mountaineers had six assists and 17 turnovers.

It was the third consecutive opponent Purdue has held below 34 percent shooting. Penn State shot 26 percent Sunday in Purdue's 60-42 win and Nebraska shot 33 percent as the Boilermakers prevailed 65-56 in Lincoln, Neb., on Wednesday night.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
WVU
PUR
Points 52 79
FG Made-Attempted 17-58 (.293) 29-59 (.492)
3P Made-Attempted 3-18 (.167) 8-11 (.727)
FT Made-Attempted 15-20 (.750) 13-21 (.619)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
Largest Lead 3 32

2012-13 Season

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