Bob Huggins fell to his knees and clutched his chest during a scary moment just before halftime. West Virginia players picked up their coach, got him to the bench and made his job easier by maintaining a comfortable lead the rest of the way Monday night. Jevon Carter had 24 points and Lamont West had a career-high 23, helping the 12th-ranked Mountaineers roll to a 77-62 win over Texas following Huggins' frightening fall.
And with that, we can all go home now. After leading for well-more than the balance of the basketball game, Indiana drops their 5th straight game and 7th in their last 8. Per the KenPom numbers, it’s the worst loss for this team since the Nebraska calamity in mid-December. Peter Jok led all scorers with a massive 35-point outing. Robert Johnson paced Indiana with 19. The Hoosiers now sit ahead of exactly one team in the Big Ten standings — Rutgers. What’d we learn? Indiana shouldn’t be this bad, and it’s hard to conceive why they are. Indiana, without a lottery-level OG Anunoby, wasn’t going to be a great team this season. But they, still, should’ve been a good enough team with decent play from
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- At halftime Tuesday night, Kentucky had been outplayed by a woman on a unicycle balancing ceramic bowls on her head. Such was the dazzling show put on at Missouri by Red Panda. Such was the effort put forth most of the night by Big Blue. I don’t know if No. 11 Kentucky will win the SEC or if it has the best backcourt in the country of if it can win it all. I do know the Cats got outplayed -- before and after Red Panda, too -- by one of the worst teams in the country Tuesday night. And, for now, that’s enough. Enough concern. The obvious easy angle -- for some -- Tuesday night will be a near-career game for Bam Adebayo in the Wildcats’ 72-62 victory at Missouri. The 6-foot-10