Scores

Final

(14) West Virginia 60

(2-0, 1-0 away)

Boston U 57

(1-1, 1-1 home)

7:00 PM ET, November 12, 2012

Case Gym, Boston, Massachusetts

1 2 T
#14WVU 28 3260
BU 33 2457

Top Performers

West Virginia: A. Dunning 16 Pts, 11 Reb, 1 Stl, 4 Blk

Boston University: C. Alford 30 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Ayana Dunning's late heroics help W. Virginia escape

Associated Press

BOSTON -- Ayana Dunning had 16 points, 11 rebounds and four blocked shots as No. 14 West Virginia held off Boston University 60-57 Monday night.

The Mountaineers (2-0) led by seven with 3:51 to go, but Chantell Alford, who scored a career-high 30 points with nine rebounds for the Terriers, tied it at 57 with 29 seconds remaining.

Dunning hit 1 of 2 free throws with 4 seconds left, then knocked down a pair of foul shots 2 seconds later.

Alford, who had already made six 3-pointers, missed from half court with 2 seconds left.

During a back-and-forth first half, Boston University (1-1) used a 13-4 run in the final 2:59 to lead 33-28 at the break, then increased its lead to eight with 12:32 to go

But the Terriers scored only two points in the next 5:53, with the Mountaineers regaining the lead at 48-47 on a Bria Holmes 3.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
WVU
BU
Points 60 57
FG Made-Attempted 20-56 (.357) 18-47 (.383)
3P Made-Attempted 3-13 (.231) 8-21 (.381)
FT Made-Attempted 17-24 (.708) 13-21 (.619)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
Largest Lead 7 8

Game Leaders

 
WVU
BU
PointsA. Dunning 16C. Alford 30
ReboundsA. Dunning 11C. Alford 9
AssistsT. Palmer 2M. Moran 5
StealsJ. Harlee 2M. Moran 3
BlocksA. Dunning 4W. Turner 3

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