UC Beats WVSU In Regular Season Finale
The University of Charleston finished up the regular season in style with a win over rival West Virginia State Saturday afternoon 82-72. The Golden Eagles sweep the regular season series with the Yellowjackets. Keir Anderson led all scorers with 23 points. The Mountain East Conference Tournament invades the Capital City this week. WVSU will open up against WV Wesleyan in round one of the tournament Wednesday night at 8:15. UC gets a round one bye and will play their opening game against Shepherd Thursday night at 8:15.
On the womens side... West Virginia State was two points better than UC knocking off the Golden Eagles 66-64 in overtime Saturday afternoon. Aurreshae Hines led WVSU with 28 points. Abby Watson led UC with 20 points in a losing effort. UC will open up the MEC tournament against WV Wesleyan in round one Wednesday at noon against Urbana. WVSU gets a bye in round one and will open up Thursday at 2:15pm against Wheeling Jesuit.