PHILIPPI, W.Va. – Nationally ranked No. 15 West Liberty came to Philippi and left with a win over Alderson Broaddus.

The Hilltoppers got ahead early and only extended that lead in the first half.

Led by Pat Robinson’s 26 points, the Hilltoppers gained a 55-32 lead at the halftime break.

West Liberty outscored AB 52-38 in the second half for the 107-70 win.

Turnovers hurt the Battlers. West Liberty turned over AB 22 times and only turned the ball over six times themselves.

Zach Simpkins led the Battlers with 15 points, Jadakis Mack added 14 points.