Sophomore guard Terry Henderson scored a season-high 19 points, leading West Virginia to a resounding 82-45 victory over William & Mary on Sunday at the Charleston Civic Center in Charleston, W.V.
Henderson was one of four players who scored in double figures for West Virginia (8-5), which shot 49.2 percent from the field and made 14 of 15 free throws. Freshman forward Nathan Adrian scored 16 points on 6-of-7 shooting, including 4 of 5 from 3-point range, and junior guard Juwan Staten added 15 points for the Mountaineers.
Senior forward Tim Rusthoven scored 13 points for William & Mary (6-5), which shot 25.9 percent from the field and made just 6 of 25 from beyond the arc.
William & Mary led 6-2 three minutes into the contest, but West Virginia outscored the Tribe 21-2 over the next seven minutes to take control. The Mountaineers went up 23-8 on a layup by sophomore guard Eron Harris with 10:11 to play in the opening period and extended their lead to 35-16 on a 3-pointer by Henderson with 3:37 to go.
West Virginia led 41-24 at the break and continued to dominate in the second period, opening the half with a 12-3 run to take a 53-27 lead with 13:27 remaining. The Mountaineers staged an 11-3 run later in the half to go up 64-33 on a layup by Henderson with 10:16 to play and continued to pour it on, stretching the lead to 72-36 following back-to-back 3-pointers by Adrian.