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Final

Youngstown St 57

(7-3, 4-3 away)

(25) West Virginia 90

(7-2, 5-0 home)

2:00 PM ET, December 16, 2012

WVU Coliseum, Morgantown, West Virginia

1 2 T
YSU 23 3457
#25WVU 43 4790

Top Performers

Youngstown State: H. Schlegel 13 Pts, 2 Reb, 2 Stl

West Virginia: T. Palmer 15 Pts, 8 Reb, 5 Ast

Taylor Palmer scores 15 to push West Virginia past Youngstown State

Associated Press

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Taylor Palmer scored 15 points to lead five players in double figures for No. 25 West Virginia, which shot 64.4 percent in defeating Youngstown State 90-57 Sunday.

Ayana Dunning added 13 points and 13 rebounds, Christal Caldwell and Averee Fields scored 12 points each and Darius Faulk scored 10 for the Mountaineers (7-2), who made 38 of 59 shots in winning their fourth consecutive game.

Caldwell and Palmer each scored 10 of their points in the first half, when West Virginia took a 43-23 lead.

Brandi Brown, who came in averaging 20.7 points and 12.3 rebounds for the Penguins (7-3), was held to 12 points on 4-of-12 shooting and four rebounds. The senior forward did become the third Youngstown State player to surpass 1,500 career points, getting to 1,509.

The Mountaineers, who never trailed, outrebounded Youngstown State 44-25 and outscored the Penguins 42-20 in the paint.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
YSU
WVU
Points 57 90
FG Made-Attempted 16-57 (.281) 38-59 (.644)
3P Made-Attempted 5-25 (.200) 6-14 (.429)
FT Made-Attempted 20-24 (.833) 8-19 (.421)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 37

Game Leaders

 
YSU
WVU
PointsH. Schlegel 13T. Palmer 15
ReboundsM. Thompson 6A. Dunning 13
AssistsS. Davis 3T. Palmer 5
StealsS. Davis 3A. Dunning 3

2012-13 Season

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