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Myers Hurls Complete Game as WVU Tops KU

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BJ Myers hurls a pitch for WVU. (PHOTO: Geoff Coyle) BJ Myers hurls a pitch for WVU. (PHOTO: Geoff Coyle)
GRANVILLE -

The Mountaineers stayed perfect on their current homestand with a 10-1 win over Kansas Friday night at Monongalia County Ballpark. 

West Virginia (18-10, 5-2) got a complete game, five-hit effort from starting pitcher B.J. Myers (3-2) and a couple of homeruns along the way to taking the first of a three-game series from the Jayhawks (13-16, 3-4). Ivan Gonzalez got the scoring started in the bottom of the first inning with a two-run shot to left field and Kyle Gray bookended the effort with his own two-run homer in the bottom of the eighth. 

The teams will return to the diamond Saturday at 4 p.m. as WVU looks to extend its current winning streak to six games. 

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