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    Providence 76, West Virginia 69

    March 6, 1997
    BIG EAST Tournament
    Madison Square Garden
    Attendance:
    18,313
                           3-pt            REB
    WEST VIRGINIA    FG-A  FG-A  FT-A    O-D-T PF PTS  A TO BL ST MIN
    Damian Owens     3-15   0-1   1-3   6-6-12  3   7  2  1  0  0  30
    Brent Solheim     0-2   0-0   1-2    2-1-3  5   1  1  2  1  1  27
    Gordon Malone    6-13   1-2   0-1  2-11-13  2  13  1  4  0  0  33
    Seldon Jefferson 6-14   3-8   4-6    1-1-2  1  19  7  4  0  1  37
    Adrian Pledger   8-16   0-0   2-3    4-0-4  4  18  1  2  0  2  35
    Jarrod West       2-5   0-3   0-0    1-0-1  4   4  3  1  0  1  14
    Sandro Varejao    3-4   0-0   1-2    2-0-2  3   7  0  1  0  0  15
    David Liguori     0-2   0-2   0-0    0-0-0  1   0  0  0  0  0   6
    Tom Beynon        0-1   0-0   0-0    0-0-0  0   0  0  0  0  1   3
    TEAM                                 4-3-7
    TOTALS          28-72  4-16  9-17 22-22-44 23  69 15 15  1  6 200
    FG%: 1st Half: 14-29, .483; 2nd Half: 14-43, .326; Game: 28-72, .389.
    3-PT%: 1st Half: 0-6, .000; 2nd  Half: 4-10, .400;  Game: 4-16, .250.
    FT%: 1st Half:  3-6, .500;  2nd Half: 6-11,  .545;  Game: 9-17, .529.
    Deadballs: 1
                    
                           3-pt            REB
    PROVIDENCE       FG-A  FG-A  FT-A    O-D-T PF PTS  A TO BL ST MIN
    Derrick Brown    6-14   1-5   4-4    2-2-4  2  17  2  3  0  2  31
    Austin Croshere  7-13   3-5   4-5    0-5-5  3  21  0  4  4  3  38
    Ruben Garces      2-6   0-0   0-0   5-6-11  5   4  0  1  1  0  30
    God Shammgod      1-8   1-4 10-12    1-0-1  3  13  6  6  0  1  37
    Jamel Thomas      3-7   1-3   4-4  2-10-12  3  11  2  1  0  0  32
    Jason Murdock     2-3   0-1   1-2    0-4-4  2   5  2  0  0  2  20
    Corey Wright      1-1   0-0   3-4    0-1-1  2   5  2  0  0  1  12
    TEAM                                 1-1-2                                   
    TOTALS          22-52  6-18 26-31 11-29-40 20  76 14 15  5  9 200
    FG%: 1st Half:  11-24, .458;   2nd Half:  11-28, .393;  Game:  22-52, .423.
    3-PT%: 1st Half:  3-8,  .300;  2nd Half:  3-10, .300;   Game:  6-18,  .333.
    FT%: 1st Half:  10-12,  .833;  2nd Half: 16-19,  .842;  Game:  26-31, .839.
    Deadballs: 2
    
    SCORE BY PERIODS     1   2      F
    West Virginia       31  38     69  
    Providence          35  41     76
    OFFICIALS: Jim Burr, William Bush, Curtis Shaw