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