WVU Basketball: Mountaineers move on in Big 12 Tourney
West Virginia went Bear hunting Thursday night and begged a big one.
The Mountaineers topped Baylor by a final of 78-65 in their Big 12 Tournament opener.
Esa Ahmad scored 21 to pace the attack.
Daxter Miles, Jr. added 19 and Jevon Carter 18 in the win.
WVU plays Texas Tech on Friday in the semifinal round.
The Mountianeers are aiming to reach the title game for a second straight year.