No. 3 Kansas escapes No. 14 West Virginia

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MORGANTOWN, W.V. (KSNT) – No. 3 Kansas narrowly escaped No. 14 West Virginia in Morgantown on Wednesday, winning 58-49.

The Mountaineers (18-6, 6-5) led the Jayhawks (21-3, 10-1) for most of the game.

Devon Dotson led the Hawks in scoring with 15 points. Isaiah Moss closely followed with 13 of his own.

KU went into halftime down 30-24.

With less than 5 minutes left to play, a three-pointer by Moss put KU up by 3 points, giving the Jayhawks their largest lead in the game.

KU will return home to host Oklahoma at 11 a.m. Saturday in Allen Fieldhouse.

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