The Mountaineers' bullpen was too spotty and its offense too late to salvage Sunday's 7-4 loss.
An "effectively wild" Kade Strowd and two relievers held Kansas State to four hits, and West Virginia's Marques Inman collected nearly that many himself in Saturday's series clincher.
Darius Hill socked an inside fastball for a two-run homer in the eighth as WVU won 8-5 on Friday night.
Freshman infielder finding his groove as West Virginia climbed back to .500 on Wednesday.
The Mountaineers introduced their ninth wrestling coach, who'll earn $160,000 per year. But it's the scholarship money that excites him the most.
The cornerback/receiver from Bluefield, Va., had committed to WVU in February but did not sign.
The former WVU standout, taken into custody around 6 a.m. Sunday after police found him passed out inside a vehicle near the Eagles' facility, was in possession of an unregistered gun and had to be tased.
Just when WVU's blueprint for a turnaround weekend neared fruition, Oklahoma State rallied for a 6-4 win Sunday.
Future Mountaineers guards won the 3-point and dunk contests at Saturday's Scott Brown Classic in Beckley.
Marques Inman fueled a six-run first inning, and his two-run blast in the eighth helped West Virginia held off Oklahoma State 10-7 on Saturday to even their weekend series.