Feb 02, 2020 2:58 AM

Wildcats lose to West Virginia

Posted Feb 02, 2020 2:58 AM

Derek Culver scored 19 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead No. 12 West Virginia to a 66-57 victory over Kansas State on Saturday.

The win moved West Virginia's Bob Huggins past Kentucky's Adolph Rupp into seventh place all time in Division I with 877 career victories. The Mountaineers bounced back from a loss at Texas Tech on Wednesday. They improved to 11-0 at home and ended a three-game losing streak to Kansas State.

Xavier Sneed scored 11 points to lead Kansas State. The Wildcats have lost five straight road games.

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Feb 02, 2020 2:58 AM
Blue Jays get wrestling win

The Junction City Blue Jay wrestling team defeat St. Thomas Aquinas 34-30 Friday night at the Fiffe Gym at JCHS.

Blue Jay coach Tyler Gonzalez said, "STA is a top ranked 5A team. They brought in a couple of their ranked kids, so it was good for us to get a little test of what we're going to have tomorrow ( Saturday ) ."

The Blue Jays host their own 16-team wrestling invitational on Saturday at the Shenk Gym. Competition begins at 9 a.m.