West Virginia 71

(20-9, 9-7 Big East)

(15) Connecticut 79

(23-6, 12-4 Big East)

12:00 PM ET, March 1, 2008

XL Center, Hartford, Connecticut

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WVU 29 4271
#15CONN 42 3779

Top Performers

West Virginia: J. Alexander 32 Pts, 10 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Blk

Connecticut: A. Price 24 Pts, 2 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

Complete Play-By-Play

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1st Half Summary

19:46Joe Alexander made Two Point Layup.2-0 
19:27 2-2Jeff Adrien made Two Point Layup.
19:02Da'Sean Butler made Three Point Jumper.5-2 
18:34 5-2Craig Austrie missed Two Point Jumper.
18:34West Virginia Defensive Rebound.5-2 
18:13Jamie Smalligan missed Three Point Jumper.5-2 
18:13Joe Alexander Offensive Rebound.5-2 
18:08Joe Alexander made Two Point Jumper.7-2 
17:59 7-2Craig Austrie missed Three Point Jumper.
17:59 7-2Connecticut Offensive Rebound.
17:53 7-4A.J. Price made Two Point Jumper.
17:31 7-4Foul on Hasheem Thabeet
17:24Joe Alexander missed Two Point Layup.7-4 
17:24West Virginia Offensive Rebound.7-4 
17:20Alex Ruoff made Three Point Jumper.10-4 
17:13Foul on Darris Nichols10-4 
17:02Foul on Jamie Smalligan10-4 
17:02 10-5Hasheem Thabeet made Free Throw.
17:02 10-6Hasheem Thabeet made Free Throw.
16:40Darris Nichols missed Two Point Jumper.10-6 
16:40Da'Sean Butler Offensive Rebound.10-6 
16:19 10-6Foul on A.J. Price
15:58Da'Sean Butler missed Two Point Jumper.10-6 
15:58 10-6Craig Austrie Defensive Rebound.
15:42Foul on Darris Nichols10-6 
15:42Official TV Timeout.
15:42 10-7Craig Austrie made Free Throw.
15:42 10-8Craig Austrie made Free Throw.
15:10 10-8Foul on Hasheem Thabeet
14:53Joe Alexander missed Two Point Jumper.10-8 
14:53 10-8Jeff Adrien Defensive Rebound.
14:47 10-11Craig Austrie made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by A.J. Price.
14:30Alex Ruoff made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Joe Alexander.13-11 
14:15 13-13Doug Wiggins made Two Point Layup.
13:50Jamie Smalligan missed Three Point Jumper.13-13 
13:50 13-13Stanley Robinson Defensive Rebound.
13:41 13-15Gavin Edwards made Two Point Dunk Shot.
13:23Jamie Smalligan missed Two Point Layup.13-15 
13:23West Virginia Offensive Rebound.13-15 
13:10Joe Alexander made Two Point Dunk Shot.15-15 
12:58Foul on Wellington Smith15-15 
12:49 15-15A.J. Price missed Two Point Jumper.
12:49Alex Ruoff Defensive Rebound.15-15 
12:26 15-18A.J. Price made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Doug Wiggins.
12:08Wellington Smith missed Two Point Jumper.15-18 
12:08 15-18Doug Wiggins Defensive Rebound.
12:00 15-21A.J. Price made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Doug Wiggins.
11:46Joe Alexander missed Three Point Jumper.15-21 
11:46Wellington Smith Offensive Rebound.15-21 
11:36 15-21Foul on Gavin Edwards
11:36Official TV Timeout.
11:36Da'Sean Butler missed Free Throw.15-21 
11:36Da'Sean Butler made Free Throw.16-21 
11:25Foul on Joe Mazzulla16-21 
11:15 16-23Stanley Robinson made Two Point Dunk Shot.
10:51Joe Mazzulla missed Two Point Layup.16-23 
10:45Foul on Joe Alexander16-23 
10:23Darris Nichols missed Three Point Jumper.16-23 
10:23Darris Nichols Offensive Rebound.16-23 
10:15Darris Nichols made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Wellington Smith.19-23 
10:04 19-23A.J. Price missed Three Point Jumper.
10:04 19-23Jeff Adrien Offensive Rebound.
9:59 19-25Jeff Adrien made Two Point Tip Shot.
9:27 19-27Stanley Robinson made Two Point Jumper.
8:47 19-27Stanley Robinson missed Three Point Jumper.
8:47 19-27Gavin Edwards Offensive Rebound.
8:42 19-29Gavin Edwards made Two Point Tip Shot.
8:20 19-29Jerome Dyson missed Two Point Layup.
8:20Joe Alexander Defensive Rebound.19-29 
7:53Darris Nichols missed Two Point Jumper.19-29 
7:53 19-29Gavin Edwards Defensive Rebound.
7:38 19-29Gavin Edwards missed Two Point Layup.
7:32Da'Sean Butler Defensive Rebound.19-29 
7:26 19-29Foul on Stanley Robinson
7:24Joe Alexander made Two Point Jumper. Assisted by Da'Sean Butler.21-29 
7:03 21-29Jeff Adrien missed Two Point Jumper.
7:03West Virginia Defensive Rebound.21-29 
7:02 21-29Foul on Gavin Edwards
6:49Joe Alexander missed Two Point Jumper.21-29 
6:49 21-29Jeff Adrien Defensive Rebound.
6:19Joe Alexander missed Two Point Jumper.21-29 
6:19 21-29Stanley Robinson Defensive Rebound.
6:06 21-32Stanley Robinson made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Curtis Kelly.
5:39Joe Alexander missed Two Point Jumper.21-32 
5:39 21-32Jonathan Mandeldove Defensive Rebound.
5:28 21-34Jeff Adrien made Two Point Layup. Assisted by Stanley Robinson.
5:27West Virginia 30 Second Timeout.
5:18Jamie Smalligan missed Three Point Jumper.21-34 
5:18 21-34Jeff Adrien Defensive Rebound.
4:54 21-34A.J. Price missed Two Point Layup.
4:53 21-34Connecticut Offensive Rebound.
4:45 21-37A.J. Price made Three Point Jumper.
4:23Da'Sean Butler missed Two Point Jumper.21-37 
4:23 21-37Jonathan Mandeldove Defensive Rebound.
3:58Da'Sean Butler made Two Point Layup.23-37 
3:34Foul on Wellington Smith23-37 
3:34Official TV Timeout.
3:34 23-38A.J. Price made Free Throw.
3:34 23-39A.J. Price made Free Throw.
3:23Wellington Smith missed Two Point Jumper.23-39 
3:23 23-39Jeff Adrien Defensive Rebound.
2:45Wellington Smith made Two Point Layup.25-39 
2:13 25-41Craig Austrie made Two Point Layup.
1:41Da'Sean Butler missed Two Point Jumper.25-41 
1:41 25-41Jeff Adrien Defensive Rebound.
1:39Foul on Wellington Smith25-41 
1:39 25-42Jeff Adrien made Free Throw.
1:39 25-42Jeff Adrien missed Free Throw.
1:39Da'Sean Butler Defensive Rebound.25-42 
1:27Joe Alexander made Two Point Jumper.27-42 
0:54Joe Alexander made Two Point Layup.29-42 
0:28West Virginia 30 Second Timeout.
0:05Alex Ruoff missed Two Point Jumper.29-42 
0:05 29-42Craig Austrie Defensive Rebound.
0:00End of the 1st Half.

2nd Half Summary

19:47 29-45A.J. Price made Three Point Jumper.
19:28Joe Alexander made Two Point Layup.31-45 
19:28 31-45Foul on Jeff Adrien
19:28Joe Alexander missed Free Throw.31-45 
19:28 31-45Jeff Adrien Defensive Rebound.
19:09 31-48A.J. Price made Three Point Jumper.
18:34Da'Sean Butler missed Three Point Jumper.31-48 
18:34Joe Alexander Offensive Rebound.31-48 
18:30Joe Alexander made Two Point Jumper.33-48 
18:10Foul on Jamie Smalligan33-48 
18:10 33-48Jeff Adrien missed Free Throw.
18:10 33-49Jeff Adrien made Free Throw.
17:50Da'Sean Butler missed Two Point Jumper.33-49 
17:50Joe Alexander Offensive Rebound.33-49 
17:36Darris Nichols made Two Point Layup.35-49 
17:31 35-49A.J. Price missed Two Point Layup.
17:30 35-49Connecticut Offensive Rebound.
17:27 35-49Jeff Adrien missed Two Point Layup.
17:25Da'Sean Butler Defensive Rebound.35-49 
17:19Da'Sean Butler missed Two Point Layup.35-49 
17:17Joe Alexander Offensive Rebound.35-49 
17:15Joe Alexander missed Two Point Jumper.35-49 
17:15West Virginia Offensive Rebound.35-49 
17:15 35-49Foul on Jeff Adrien
17:08Jamie Smalligan missed Three Point Jumper.35-49 
17:08 35-49Connecticut Defensive Rebound.
16:58Foul on Jamie Smalligan35-49 
16:52Foul on Jamie Smalligan35-49 
16:45 35-49A.J. Price missed Two Point Jumper.
16:45Alex Ruoff Defensive Rebound.35-49 
16:34Darris Nichols made Two Point Layup.37-49 
16:29Connecticut 30 Second Timeout.
15:57 37-49Craig Austrie missed Two Point Jumper.
15:57 37-49Hasheem Thabeet Offensive Rebound.
15:49 37-49Stanley Robinson missed Two Point Layup.
15:49 37-49Stanley Robinson Offensive Rebound.
15:46 37-51Stanley Robinson made Two Point Tip Shot.
15:23Wellington Smith missed Two Point Layup.37-51 
15:23Joe Alexander Offensive Rebound.37-51 
15:19Alex Ruoff missed Three Point Jumper.37-51 
15:19Darris Nichols Offensive Rebound.37-51 
15:05Wellington Smith missed Two Point Layup.37-51 
15:03 37-51A.J. Price Defensive Rebound.
15:00 37-53A.J. Price made Two Point Layup.
14:59Foul on Joe Alexander37-53 
14:59Official TV Timeout.
14:59 37-54A.J. Price made Free Throw.
14:43Joe Alexander made Two Point Jumper.39-54 
14:36 39-54Craig Austrie missed Three Point Jumper.
14:36Joe Alexander Defensive Rebound.39-54 
14:29Da'Sean Butler missed Two Point Layup.39-54 
14:27West Virginia Offensive Rebound.39-54 
14:25 39-54Foul on Hasheem Thabeet
14:25Da'Sean Butler missed Free Throw.39-54 
14:25Da'Sean Butler made Free Throw.40-54 
13:52 40-54Gavin Edwards missed Two Point Layup.
13:52John Flowers Defensive Rebound.40-54 
13:44Alex Ruoff made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Darris Nichols.43-54 
13:13 43-54Stanley Robinson missed Two Point Jumper.
13:13West Virginia Defensive Rebound.43-54 
12:53Darris Nichols missed Three Point Jumper.43-54 
12:53 43-54A.J. Price Defensive Rebound.
12:45Foul on John Flowers43-54 
12:45 43-54Gavin Edwards missed Free Throw.
12:45 43-55Gavin Edwards made Free Throw.
12:24Da'Sean Butler missed Two Point Layup.43-55 
12:03Foul on Cam Thoroughman43-55 
12:22 43-55Gavin Edwards Defensive Rebound.
12:03 43-56Jeff Adrien made Free Throw.
12:03 43-57Jeff Adrien made Free Throw.
11:46 43-57Foul on Jerome Dyson
11:46Official TV Timeout.
11:46Alex Ruoff missed Free Throw.43-57 
11:46Alex Ruoff missed Free Throw.43-57 
11:46 43-57Jeff Adrien Defensive Rebound.
11:32 43-60Doug Wiggins made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by A.J. Price.
11:16Alex Ruoff made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Darris Nichols.46-60 
10:55 46-62Jeff Adrien made Two Point Dunk Shot.
10:24Joe Alexander made Two Point Jumper.48-62 
9:53Alex Ruoff missed Three Point Jumper.48-62 
9:53 48-62Doug Wiggins Defensive Rebound.
9:29 48-62Doug Wiggins missed Two Point Jumper.
9:26Joe Alexander Defensive Rebound.48-62 
9:24Joe Alexander made Two Point Dunk Shot. Assisted by Alex Ruoff.50-62 
8:50Foul on Da'Sean Butler50-62 
8:50 50-63Jeff Adrien made Free Throw.
8:50 50-64Jeff Adrien made Free Throw.
8:30John Flowers made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Joe Alexander.53-64 
7:47John Flowers made Two Point Layup.55-64 
7:43Connecticut 30 Second Timeout.
7:18 55-64Jeff Adrien missed Two Point Layup.
7:18John Flowers Defensive Rebound.55-64 
7:14Official TV Timeout.
7:14 55-64Foul on Jeff Adrien
7:00Darris Nichols missed Two Point Layup.55-64 
7:00 55-64Jeff Adrien Defensive Rebound.
6:47 55-64A.J. Price missed Three Point Jumper.
6:47Da'Sean Butler Defensive Rebound.55-64 
6:32Joe Alexander made Two Point Jumper.57-64 
6:02 57-64A.J. Price missed Three Point Jumper.
6:02Darris Nichols Defensive Rebound.57-64 
5:55John Flowers made Two Point Layup. Assisted by Darris Nichols.59-64 
5:37 59-66Gavin Edwards made Two Point Layup. Assisted by A.J. Price.
5:03Joe Alexander made Two Point Layup.61-66 
4:23 61-66Jeff Adrien missed Two Point Jumper.
4:23Da'Sean Butler Defensive Rebound.61-66 
4:17John Flowers made Two Point Layup.63-66 
4:16West Virginia 30 Second Timeout.
4:02Foul on Alex Ruoff63-66 
4:02 63-67Craig Austrie made Free Throw.
4:02 63-68Craig Austrie made Free Throw.
3:48Joe Alexander missed Two Point Jumper.63-68 
3:48 63-68Stanley Robinson Defensive Rebound.
3:29 63-71Stanley Robinson made Three Point Jumper.
3:10 63-71Foul on Stanley Robinson
3:10Official TV Timeout.
3:10Joe Alexander made Free Throw.64-71 
3:10Joe Alexander made Free Throw.65-71 
2:58 65-71Stanley Robinson missed Two Point Jumper.
2:58 65-71Jeff Adrien Offensive Rebound.
2:54Foul on Alex Ruoff65-71 
2:54 65-72Jeff Adrien made Free Throw.
2:54 65-72Jeff Adrien missed Free Throw.
2:54 65-72Stanley Robinson Offensive Rebound.
2:21 65-74Craig Austrie made Two Point Jumper.
2:02Joe Alexander missed Two Point Layup.65-74 
2:02 65-74Hasheem Thabeet Defensive Rebound.
1:33 65-74Foul on A.J. Price
1:33Joe Alexander made Free Throw.66-74 
1:33Joe Alexander made Free Throw.67-74 
1:33West Virginia 30 Second Timeout.
1:24Foul on Alex Ruoff67-74 
1:24 67-75Jeff Adrien made Free Throw.
1:24 67-75Jeff Adrien missed Free Throw.
1:24Joe Alexander Defensive Rebound.67-75 
1:15Joe Alexander made Two Point Layup.69-75 
1:03Foul on Da'Sean Butler69-75 
1:03 69-75Craig Austrie missed Free Throw.
1:02 69-76Craig Austrie made Free Throw.
0:50Da'Sean Butler missed Two Point Layup.69-76 
0:50 69-76Stanley Robinson Defensive Rebound.
0:41Foul on Da'Sean Butler69-76 
0:41 69-76Jeff Adrien missed Free Throw.
0:41 69-77Jeff Adrien made Free Throw.
0:26John Flowers missed Three Point Jumper.69-77 
0:26West Virginia Offensive Rebound.69-77 
0:17Da'Sean Butler missed Two Point Layup.69-77 
0:09Joe Alexander Offensive Rebound.69-77 
0:09Joe Alexander missed Two Point Tip Shot.69-77 
0:09John Flowers Offensive Rebound.69-77 
0:09Alex Ruoff missed Three Point Jumper.69-77 
0:09Da'Sean Butler Offensive Rebound.69-77 
0:07Da'Sean Butler made Two Point Jumper.71-77 
0:03Foul on Joe Alexander71-77 
0:03 71-78A.J. Price made Free Throw.
0:03 71-79A.J. Price made Free Throw.
0:02Alex Ruoff missed Three Point Jumper.71-79 
0:00End Game