Staten, Williams Talk Last Play, WVU Upset

With time winding down on both West Virginia's bid for an upset of No. 8 Kansas and its ability to defend the home floor, Juwan Staten hit a racing lay-in, then made the play of the game in defending a baseball-style pass and a last-ditch effort at the other end. Here, the senior leader, along with forward Devin Williams, speak to the late execution and the difference in play.

Staten, who finished with a game-high 20 points, including the decisive final two, details WVU's last offensive play, his sprint to the other end to defend KU's Perry Ellis, what the upset of a top 10 team could do for the Mountaineers' spirit and approach and how the team must compartmentalize the win while readying for a road game at No. 22 Oklahoma State.

Williams, who tallied eight points and four rebounds before fouling out with 58 seconds to play, speaks to the effort and hustle of the Mountaineers overall, the on-film aspects West Virginia felt it could exploit against the Jayhawks and gives his thoughts on the final scoring play of the contest, and what WVU was trying to do with Staten and spreading the floor.


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