Aaric Murray scored 33 points and Jose Rodriguez added 25 as Texas Southern defeated Norfolk State 95-83 in the season opener for both teams Saturday night.
Rodriguez also had a game-high 11 rebounds.
Texas State led by as much as 22 before Malcolm Hawkins and Anell Alexis hit back-to-back 3-pointers to cut its lead to 12. Another 3-poiner by Hawkins made it 74-65 with 7:15 left...
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29 days ago
West Virginia's apparent mutually agreed upon decision to jettison forward Aaric Murray moves multiple issues to the forefront, the most pressing of which is the academic qualification of recruits Remi Debo and Jonathan Holton.
West Virginia forward Aaric Murray has left the Mountaineers after one season.
Coach Bob Huggins announced Murray's departure Monday but didn't give a reason. He says it was a mutual agreement that it would be in Murray's best interest to finish his college career elsewhere.
The 6-foot-10 Murray averaged 8.8 points and 5.9 rebounds last season as a junior. He transferred...
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July 15, 2013
After being called out by head coach Bob Huggins following last Saturday’s loss to Michigan, West Virginia responded by defeating Oakland 76-71. The win stops a mini two game skid by the Mountaineers. Junior forward Aaric Murray, who didn’t travel with the team to play the Wolverines, came off the bench Wednesday night to score [...]
Aaric Murray didn't want to talk about what led WVU coach Bob Huggins to keep him in Morgantown when the rest of the Mountaineers traveled to Brooklyn to face Michigan last Saturday. But he acknowledged he was glued to the television, wondering what he could have done to help.
West Virginia's Aaric Murray came back from a one-game suspension with a double-double Wednesday night as the Mountaineers defeated Oakland 76-71 to end a two-game losing streak.
Murray, who was left home for disciplinary reasons from the Mountaineers' 81-66 loss to No. 2 Michigan last Saturday in Brooklyn, N.Y., came back to score 12 points, pull down 10 rebounds and block...
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December 20, 2012
Bob Huggins said he’s “all for it” if West Virginia’s Aaric Murray and Kevin Noreen continue to take solid shots from three-point range. Because, Huggins said, it’s not the first time in his coaching career that the frontcourt might shoot it better than the backcourt.
West Virginia forward Aaric Murray was arrested Thursday in his hometown of Philadelphia and charged with drug possession.
December 23, 2011
Aaric Murray, who has not been on West Virginia's bench for its past two basketball games, was arrested in Philadelphia Thursday mornings on a charge of possession of narcotics.