Christal Caldwell scored 26 points, Bria Holmes added 20, and West Virginia defeated Albany 76-61 in the opening round of the NCAA tournament on Sunday.
In its second season in the Big 12, West Virginia has won its way into second place in the league.
Christal Caldwell scored 21 points as No. 13 West Virginia throttled Kansas State 61-40 Saturday night, winning its seventh straight and holding five of its last six foes to less than 62 points.
Bria Holmes scored 20 points and Christal Caldwell added 15 as 13th-ranked West Virginia throttled No. 12 Oklahoma State 77-45, holding the Cowgirls to 25 percent shooting Wednesday night.
Christal Caldwell scored 24 points and freshman Bria Holmes came off the bench to score 17 to lead West Virginia past Oklahoma 82-63 Sunday.
Christal Caldwell scored 21 points, including five 3-pointers, and Averee Fields added 19 to help West Virginia knock off No. 19 Oklahoma State 67-61 on Tuesday night.
Christal Caldwell scored 17 of her 19 points in the second half to rally No. 25 West Virginia to a 54-47 victory over Virginia in a nonconference game Sunday.
No. 17 West Virginia 76, N.C.-Wilmington 47
Christal Caldwell scored 16 points and Asya Bussie had a double-double as West Virginia beat its second ranked team this week, defeating Rutgers 60-50 on Wednesday night.
Asya Bussie scored 18 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead West Virginia to a 66-50 victory against No. 14 Louisville on Saturday.
Ta'Shauna "Sugar" Rodgers and Tia Magee both scored 17 points to lead Georgetown (No. 18 ESPN/USA Today, No. 20 AP) to a 64-54 victory over West Virginia on Tuesday night.
St. Michael, the nation's top team, couldn't survive two days in a row in Charlotte, writes Kelvin Powell.