West Virginia 63, Mississippi State 62

March 27, 2007

Post-Season NCAA Tournament

NIT Tournament

Madison Square Garden (Manhattan, New York) - Neutral Site

Attendance: N/A

Officials: Bernard Clifton, Jamie Luckie, Bryan Kersey

Team Rebounds: West Virginia (3) Mississippi State (2)

Technicals: West Virginia (0) Mississippi State (0)

  1 2 Final
WVU (26-9) 28 35 63
MSU (21-14) 32 30 62

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
WVU 67 93.5 92.0
MSU 67 92.0 93.5

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
WVU .421 0.134 0.342 0.159
MSU .473 0.208 0.194 0.161

West Virginia Mountaineers

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL TO BLK PTS
- Darris Nichols Starter PG 32:00 7-13 2-5 1-2 13.2 1.0 5 6 3 2 0 0 0 17
- Frank Young Starter SG 37:00 6-13 4-8 0-0 8.8 0.0 6 6 1 0 1 4 0 16
- Rob Summers Starter C 23:00 2-6 0-0 0-0 7.8 6.0 3 9 1 2 0 0 0 4
- Joe Alexander Starter PF 14:00 1-5 0-1 0-0 -2.2 0.0 0 0 1 3 0 2 2 2
- Alex Ruoff Starter SF 36:00 3-7 0-2 4-5 10.4 1.0 4 5 4 1 1 2 1 10
- Jamie Smalligan Bench C 17:00 1-7 1-5 3-5 8.6 4.0 3 7 2 1 2 0 0 6
- Joe Mazzulla Bench PG 12:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 2
- Wellington Smith Bench SF 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Da'Sean Butler Bench SF 28:00 2-9 0-0 2-4 -1.0 1.0 3 4 0 4 0 0 0 6
  Team                   3            
        200 23-63 7-21 10-16 45.5 13 25 41 13 14 4 9 3 63
          36.5% 33.3% 62.5%                    

Mississippi State Bulldogs

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL TO BLK PTS
- Richard Delk Starter SF 30:00 3-7 0-2 2-2 4.0 1.0 2 3 0 1 1 1 0 8
- Dietric Slater Starter PF 37:00 7-12 3-5 1-1 12.1 1.0 8 9 1 3 0 3 0 18
- Charles Rhodes Starter C 29:00 4-12 0-1 2-2 4.8 4.0 6 10 1 4 0 4 1 10
- Reginald Delk Starter SG 24:00 2-5 2-4 0-0 3.8 0.0 2 2 1 2 0 1 1 6
- Jamont Gordon Starter PG 31:00 4-11 0-1 3-4 14.8 0.0 6 6 9 2 2 1 0 11
- Ben Hansbrough Bench SG 14:00 0-2 0-1 1-2 -0.5 0.0 3 3 0 1 1 2 0 1
- Barry Stewart Bench SG 24:00 3-7 2-5 0-0 5.8 0.0 2 2 1 3 3 1 0 8
- Jarvis Varnado Bench PF 11:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 1.0 0 1 0 2 0 1 1 0
  Team                   2            
        200 23-56 7-19 9-11 44.6 7 29 38 13 18 7 14 3 62
          41.1% 36.8% 81.8%                    

West Virginia Mountaineers Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Darris Nichols
10.8p, 2.8r, 4.5a
Frank Young
15.1p, 4.4r, 1.9a
Alex Ruoff
10.4p, 3.5r, 5.2a
Joe Alexander
10.6p, 4.4r, 2a
Rob Summers
4.6p, 4.7r, 0.9a
Rotation Joe Mazzulla
3p, 0.8r, 1.1a
 
 
Da'Sean Butler
9.9p, 3.5r, 1a
 
 
Jamie Smalligan
5.4p, 3.1r, 0.6a
Lim PT  
 
 
 
Wellington Smith
2.4p, 0.8r, 0.1a
 
 
 
 

Mississippi State Bulldogs Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Jamont Gordon
16p, 7.2r, 5.3a
Reginald Delk
9.5p, 2.1r, 1.2a
Richard Delk
5.7p, 2.4r, 1.5a
Dietric Slater
10.5p, 5.7r, 1.2a
Charles Rhodes
13.7p, 6.3r, 0.8a
Rotation  
 
Barry Stewart
9.8p, 3.2r, 1.2a
 
 
Jarvis Varnado
5p, 4.2r, 0.3a
 
 
Rotation  
 
Ben Hansbrough
7.3p, 2.8r, 3.2a
 
 
 
 
 
 

West Virginia Mountaineers Leaders

MPG Darris Nichols 34.7
FG% Rob Summers .631
3P% Jamie Smalligan .446
FT% Darris Nichols .843
ORPG Rob Summers 2.3
DRPG Frank Young 3.1
RPG Rob Summers 4.7
SPG Alex Ruoff 2.1
APG Alex Ruoff 5.2
BPG Joe Alexander 1.1
PPG Frank Young 15.1

Mississippi State Bulldogs Leaders

MPG Jamont Gordon 32.3
FG% Jarvis Varnado .647
3P% Ben Hansbrough .412
FT% Ben Hansbrough .784
ORPG Dietric Slater 2.3
DRPG Jamont Gordon 5.9
RPG Jamont Gordon 7.2
SPG Dietric Slater 1.7
APG Jamont Gordon 5.3
BPG Jarvis Varnado 1.9
PPG Jamont Gordon 16.0

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