Evansville vs Wichita State

Wichita St. 86, Evansville 74


WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Garrett Stutz made 9 of 11 shots and scored 23 points as Wichita State ran its winning streak to eight with an 86-74 victory over Evansville on Wednesday night.

Toure Murry added 14 points for the Shockers (18-3, 9-1), who remained tied with Creighton for the Missouri Valley lead. Carl Hall and David Kyles scored 12 points each.

Demetric Williams had 10 assists, and Stutz grabbed eight rebounds.

Coach Gregg Marshall won his 100th game at Wichita State. He is 100-56.

Kenny Harris' 18 points led the Aces (10-10, 5-5), whose three-game winning streak ended. Colt Ryan scored 17 and Ryan Sawvell 13.

The Shockers trailed 6-0 but gathered themselves quickly. They were up 51-34 at the break and extended the lead to 25 points at 68-43 on Tekele Cotton's jumper with 11 minutes left.

The victory gave Wichita State a sweep after winning 67-66 on Jan. 4 at Evansville.

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Evansville Aces
K. Harris, F345-97-844318
R. Sawvell, F256-81-220413
C. Ryan, G396-182-230417
T. Taylor, G312-40-05454
D. Holmes, G292-73-32548
N. Cox182-73-33157
R. Cesnulevicius153-31-41027
L. Jones80-20-01100
J. Nelson10-20-00000
Totals 26-6017-2228152774
Wichita State Shockers
C. Hall, F275-72-542212
G. Stutz, C279-115-780123
T. Murry, G356-101-231114
D. Williams, G341-54-431027
J. Ragland, G161-25-61248
D. Kyles254-63-320112
B. Smith201-22-24324
T. Cotton91-22-30114
E. Orukpe71-10-03032
Totals 29-4624-3230191786
Missouri Valley
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wichita St.17-131-532
Illinois St.17-128-733
So. Illinois9-917-16145
N. Iowa9-914-16162
Missouri St.7-1117-16209
Indiana St.5-1311-20233
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Ohio St 78
Florida St 75 Final
Wake 52
Missouri 72 Final
Okla St 79
LSU 71 Final
Miss St 76
CREI 77 Final
Drake 69
Minn 52 Final
Mich St 68
DUKE 74 Final
MD 61
K-State 69 Final
UNLV 77 Final
Boise St 72