DeVonyea Johnson recorded 20 points for the Blue Knights (10-2, 7-1 MEC), while Kennedy Boggs chipped in 16 points. Chyress Lockhart paced the Golden Eagles (8-4, 4-4) with 13 points and LeAnne Ross had 12.
HERD WOMEN LOSE: UAB defeated Marshall 63-57 in women's basketball Saturday afternoon at the Cam Henderson Center, leaving the Thundering Herd winless in Conference USA.
Marshall cut the lead to three with less than two minutes to play, but the Blazers hit four free throws down the stretch to seal the victory. Junior AJ Johnson led the Herd (7-8, 0-2) with 15 points, all on five 3-pointers, and Leah Scott scored 12. Karisa Chapman led UAB (9-6, 1-1) with 25 points and 11 rebounds.
WVU SWIMMING: The WVU men's and women's swimming and diving teams fell to the University of Pittsburgh Saturday in the annual Backyard Brawl at the WVU Natatorium. The women's team lost 179-119, while the Panther's edged the men's team 161-139.