Duo of Dingers Lifts No. 20 WVU Over VA Tech, 7-2

Kevin Brophy and Marcus Inman both hit their eighth home runs of the year as No. 20 West Virginia (29-17) defeated Virginia Tech (25-25) 7-2 on Wednesday evening in Blacksburg.

Nick Snyder was solid on the mound for the Mountaineers, registering his seventh win of the season. He pitched In 6.1 innings, giving up just 2 runs on five hits with 12 strikeouts and four walks.

Mountaineers travel to the Little Apple of Manhattan, Kansas for a three-game set with Kansas State beginning on Friday.