MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Elijah Macon acknowledged his 17 points and 12 rebounds against Texas Tech seemingly "came out of nowhere." No. 12 West Virginia hopes those types of performances become more common, especially with Monday's matchup looming against Texas freshman phenom Jarrett Allen.
Macon's 7-of-8 shooting while playing a career-high 33 minutes boosted the Mountaineers to an 83-74 double-overtime win Saturday. During his 93-game college career, the junior forward had averaged 4.9 points and 2.9 rebounds, landing short of expectations he carried as a top-60 Rivals recruit. (MORE)