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COL BKB: West Virginia 75, Seton Hall 63

MORGANTOWN, W.Va., Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Kevin Jones scored 16 points and added nine rebounds in leading No. 8 West Virginia to a 75-63 win Saturday over Seton Hall.

Devin Ebanks contributed another 16 points and six rebounds to give the Mountaineers (21-5, 10-4 Big East) their second straight victory.

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West Virginia saw its lead slip to four before coming on in the final minutes, helped by Da'Sean Butler, who added 14 on the day, including two free throws with 8:40 left in the game to give West Virginia a 64-46 advantage.

Seton Hall scored 14 consecutive points in the second half and West Virginia went 6 minutes without scoring before kicking back into gear and hitting 7-of-8 shots to boost its lead to 71-60.

West Virginia put the first 10 points on the board and led 16-11 with 11 minutes left in the first half. By halftime, the Mountaineers led 41-26 and expanded their lead by as much as 20 in the second half.

Jeff Robinson led Seton Hall (15-10, 6-8), with 14 points. Jeremy Hazell contributed nine.

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