Jan. 16, 2008
The five-point margin of victory is the eighth time this season the Golden Eagles have had a game decided by five or less points. Marquette is 3-5 in those contests.
Marquette led at half for the ninth time this season, 32-28, but were unable to come away victorious to stand 7-2 on the season in those games. The four-point lead at half-time marked the first time this season an opponent has held the advantage going into the intermission at the WVU Coliseum.
Paige Fiedorowicz scored 13 points for the second time of her collegiate career to register 10 or more points.
Krystal Ellis led Marquette with 23 points. It is the seventh time this season Ellis has scored 20 or more, 23rd of her career.
Marquette stands 2-1 all-time against the Mountaineers.
Marquette's bench out-scored WVU's bench 19-4.