Devon Dotson scored 15 factors and No. 3 Kansas completed the sport 9-Zero to beat West Virginia 58-49 No. 14 on Wednesday night time.
The Jayhawks (21-3, 10-1 Big 12) gained for the ninth consecutive time and are one recreation behind Baylor, first.
Isaiah Moss had seven of her 13 factors after half time for Kansas.
West Virginia (18-6, 6-5) fell flat after main by 9 factors in every half and misplaced at house for the primary time this season.
First-year pupil Oscar Tshiebwe led the Mountaineers with 14 factors and 9 rebounds, however he solely had two factors after half time. Jordan McCabe tied a season excessive with 10 factors.
West Virginia stumbles after reaching 12th within the Top 25 AP final month. They misplaced two straight video games with one other large take a look at on Saturday at Baylor # 1.
Several turnovers and poor pictures by West Virginia allowed Kansas to get forward. The Mountaineers solely scored one level and failed to attain a basket within the final six minutes.
Moss made 4 free throws and a 3-point pointer in 1:10 to place Kansas forward 54-49 with 4:42 left. Dotson had 4 free throws prior to now 2 minutes to finish the rating.
Kansas: The Jayhawks have gained a tricky victory at Morgantown and have gained eight of the final 9 video games towards the Mountaineers.
West Virginia: Mountaineers threat shedding an excellent rating within the NCAA match. Last week, the NCAA penciled in West Virginia because the No. 2 seed.
Kansas hosts Oklahoma on Saturday. The Jayhawks defeated the Sooners 66-52 on January 14 in Norman, Oklahoma.
West Virginia has its first recreation of the season with Baylor on Saturday in Waco, Texas. Mountaineers dropped three in a row on the highway.
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