MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Deniz Kilicli scored a career-high 14 points to lead West Virginia over Robert Morris 82-49 on Tuesday night.
Truck Bryant scored 12 while John Flowers added a double-double, with 12 points and 10 rebounds, for the Mountaineers (6-2), who are coming off a road loss to Miami on Dec. 4.West Virginia dominated inside, outrebounding the Colonials (3-5) 48-25 and outscoring them 44-8 in the paint.The Mountaineers led 32-28 at halftime and pulled away in the second, stretching the lead to as many as 36 points, and outscoring Robert Morris 50-21.Yann Charles and Coron Williams led the way for Robert Morris with 11 points each.Karon Abraham, the Colonials' second-leading scorer with 14 points per game, came off a four-game suspension for a violation of team rules and was booed every time he got the ball. He finished with just two points and five rebounds.West Virginia was also dominant off the bench -- outscoring Robert Morris 40-9 -- led by Kilicli's 14.West Virginia's Casey Mitchell had his streak of double-digit scoring games snapped. He scored a season-low six points on 2-for-7 shooting (28.4 percent). Mitchell, who had scored no fewer than 12 points this year, was 0 for 4 from 3-point range.