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#15 West Virginia Mountaineers (26-11)


Fri. 3/9 Sat. 3/10 Fri. 3/16 Sun. 3/18 Fri. 3/23
@ TxTch 
W 66-63
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@ Kansas 
L 70-81
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vs. Murray 
W 85-68
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vs. Marsh 
W 94-71
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@ Vill 
L 78-90
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Villanova back in Elite 8 as 3s spoil W. Virginia pressure

BOSTON (AP) Villanova's 3-point party rolled past the intense pressure of West Virginia to bring the Wildcats to the doorstep of another Final Four two seasons after winning a national championship.

The top-seeded Wildcats continued their outside feast in the NCAA Tournament, downing the fifth-seeded Mountaineers 90-78 on Friday night to earn their second trip to the regional finals in three seasons.

Jalen Brunson led Villanova with 27 points and Omari Spellman had 18 with eight rebounds as Villanova overcame the West Virginia press by hitting 13 of 24 shots from 3-point range.

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Leaders
Points: J. Carter17.3
Rebounds: S. Konate7.6
Assists: J. Carter6.6
FG%: J. Carter42.2%
FT%: J. Carter85.8%
3P%: J. Bolden41.1%
Steals: J. Carter3.0
Blocks: S. Konate3.2
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Virginia31-3
2 Villanova36-4
3 Xavier29-6
4 Kansas31-8
5 Michigan State30-5
6 Cincinnati31-5
7 Michigan33-8
8 Gonzaga32-5
9 Duke29-8
10 North Carolina26-11
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova36-4
2 Michigan33-8
3 Kansas31-8
4 Duke29-8
5 Virginia31-3
6 Texas Tech27-10
7 Loyola Chicago32-6
8 Xavier29-6
9 Purdue30-7
10 Gonzaga32-5
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Big 12 Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
4 Kansas 13-5 31-8
14 Texas Tech 11-7 27-10
15 West Virginia 11-7 26-11
Kansas State 10-8 25-12
TCU 9-9 21-12
Oklahoma State 8-10 21-15
Oklahoma 8-10 18-14
Baylor 8-10 19-15
Texas 8-10 19-15
Iowa State 4-14 13-18
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 80.1 (45)
Rebounds: 14.1 (4)
Assists: 15.2 (75)
FG%: 43.6% (236)
FT%: 76.6% (25)
3P%: 35.3% (161)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 69.6 (101)
Rebounds: 23.8 (280)
Assists: 12.5 (108)
FG%: 42.6% (97)
FT%: 71.2% (185)
3P%: 38.0% (325)
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