West Virginia got a 26-point performance from Sean McNeil as they ran past Texas Tech 82-71 on Tuesday at United Supermarkets Arena.
West Virginia won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the +6.5-point spread as underdogs.
West Virginia got 20 points from Miles McBride and another 15 points from Derek Culver. Miles McBride contributed 4 assists, while Derek Culver cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Texas Tech got a 17-point performance from Mac McClung, who was supported by 13 points from Terrence Shannon Jr.. Kyler Edwards had 6 assists in a losing cause for Texas Tech, while Kyler Edwards grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed West Virginia were victorious, as the score was 40-35 at the break.
Texas Tech had a 26-25 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
West Virginia looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Oklahoma. Texas Tech will aim to get back on the winning track at TCU.