Defense proving to be foundation for success

After the West Virginia men’s basketball team’s loss at Purdue Jan. 19, it appeared as if the Mountaineers might have finally hit rock bottom.

WVU allowed Purdue to shoot 49 percent from the floor, including an absolutely staggering 8-of-11 from behind the arc, despite the fact the Boilermakers came into the contest averaging less than 30 percent from long range.

It was also the fourth-highest opponent point total (79) allowed by the Mountaineers the entire season.

Full Article at: thedaonline

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