Scores

Final OT

(7) West Virginia 85

(24-11, 8-8 Big East)

(4) Louisville 93

(33-4, 14-2 C-USA)

    4:40 PM ET, March 26, 2005

    University Arena, Albuquerque, New Mexico

    1 2 OT T
    #7WVU 40 37 885
    #4LOU 27 50 1693

    Top Performers

    West Virginia: K. Pittsnogle 25 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast

    Louisville: L. O'Bannon 24 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Blk

    West Virginia Mountaineers
    STARTERSMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    T. Sally, F272-30-113154
    M. Gansey, F403-63-4113211
    K. Pittsnogle, C349-151-2251225
    J. Collins, G372-55-6015111
    J. Herber, G323-72-2025411
    BENCHMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    P. Beilein, G274-72-2013413
    D. Nichols, G91-10-000213
    F. Young, F81-20-000103
    D. Fischer, C111-12-204204
    TOTALSFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    26-4715-19417231985
    55.3%78.9% 
    TEAM REBS: 2
    TURNOVERS: 14 (T Sally 3, M Gansey 2, K Pittsnogle 2, P Beilein 1, J Collins 2, D Fischer 1, J Herber 2, D Nichols 1)
    BLOCKED SHOTS: 2 (M Gansey 1, D Fischer 1)
    STEALS: 5 (T Sally 1, M Gansey 2, J Collins 2)
    3-PT FGS: 18-27, .667 (M Gansey 2-4, K Pittsnogle 6-9, P Beilein 3-6, J Collins 2-2, J Herber 3-4, F Young 1-1, D Nichols 1-1)
    Louisville Cardinals
    STARTERSMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    J. Palacios, F356-80-4361213
    F. Garcia, F315-62-2148513
    E. Myles, F303-63-857139
    T. Dean, G398-200-0262223
    L. O'Bannon, G-F396-1010-11234124
    BENCHMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    L. Wade, F20-02-211002
    B. Jenkins, G240-41-212311
    B. Gianiny, G10-00-001000
    O. George, F-C244-40-001048
    TOTALSFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    32-5818-291531191893
    55.2%62.1% 
    TEAM REBS: 3
    TURNOVERS: 11 (E Myles 1, L O-apos;Bannon 1, T Dean 2, F Garcia 4, J Palacios 3)
    BLOCKED SHOTS: 4 (E Myles 2, L O-apos;Bannon 1, F Garcia 1)
    STEALS: 8 (E Myles 2, B Jenkins 3, J Palacios 3)
    3-PT FGS: 11-28, .393 (E Myles 0-1, L O-apos;Bannon 2-5, T Dean 7-17, F Garcia 1-2, B Jenkins 0-1, J Palacios 1-2)

     Technicals: None
     Officials: Ed Hightower, Jd Collins, Tim Higgins
     Attendance: 15,896