CHARLESLTON, WV (WOWK) – WVU Head Coach Bob Huggins just hit his 900th win in the first round of the Big Dance!
No. 3 seeded WVU faced off against No. 14 seeded Morehead State in the Midwest region of the NCAA tournament.
The game tipped off a little late – at about 10:30pm.
It was a tight game for most of the first. Heading into halftime the score 38-31.
But the Mountaineers took it in the end. Going on a 9-0 run with 13 minutes left, and that’s when the momentum changed in WVU’s favor.
The Mountaineers win the first round against Morehead State, the final 84-67.
And with that win, Bob Huggins hits 900!
WVU will face Syracuse next.