|No. 6 West Virginia needs OT to remain unbeaten|
|Written by Admin|
|Saturday, 26 December 2009 13:29|
Ebanks had 17 rebounds and Jones grabbed 14 for the Mountaineers (10-0) in the Big East opener for both teams.
Jeremy Hazell had a career-high 41 points for the Pirates (9-2), who closed regulation with a 12-2 run to force the extra 5 minutes in the only game in the country on Saturday involving a Division I team.
Butler hit a 3-pointer 34 seconds into the overtime to give West Virginia the lead for good.