Travis Releford and Jeff Withey both scored 15 points and No. 2 Kansas nearly relinquished a double-digit lead before beating host West Virginia, 61-56, on Monday night to extend the nation's longest winning streak to 18 games. Kansas (19-1, 7-0 Big 12) shot 54 percent from the field in the first-ever meeting between the schools. Aaric Murray led West Virginia (9-11, 2-5) with 17 points.
Elsewhere: Cam Baker and Brett Cohen scored 24 each, but host Haverford (6-12) fell to 11-8 Moravian, 76-67. . . . Host Rowan (15-5) beat 12-8 Valley Forge Christian, 85-77. Fred Battee scored 21 for the Profs.