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Tshiebwe scored 19 points and Culver added 15 to help West Virginia past Youngstown State

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Kennedy Catholic grad Oscar Tshiebwe and Warren Harding product Derek Culver lead #25 West Virginia past Youngstown State Saturday 75-64 at the Covelli Centre.

The Penguins led 38-35 at halftime and scored the first five points of the 2nd half to take a 42-35 lead.

But the Mountaineers outscored YSU 23-9 following the Penguins run to take a 58-51 lead and never looked back.

Tshiebwe led the Mountaineers with 19 points while Culver added 15 points, 7 rebounds and 7 assists.

Darius Quisenberry led all-scorers with 22 points in the loss.

YSU drops to 7-6 overall while WVU improves to 10-1.

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