Southern Miss vs Wichita State

Wichita St. 59, Southern Miss. 51

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Demetric Williams had 17 points and Wichita State scored the final 10 points of the game to defeat Southern Miss 59-51 Saturday night.

Nick Wiggins added 12 points for the Shockers (11-1), who overcame a 12-point second-half deficit, and Cleanthony Early had 10.

Jerrold Brooks led Southern Miss (8-4) with 18 points. Dwayne Davis added 13 and Neil Watson had 12.

After the Golden Eagles took a 51-49 lead on Watson's 3-pointer with 3:22 remaining, Wiggins scored on a layup and a dunk to give Wichita State the lead for good with 2:03 left. Four free throws and a layup by Williams finished the scoring for the Shockers.

Wichita State is 11-1 for the first time since the 2009-10 season when it also won 11 of its first 12 games.

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Wichita State (11-1) «174259

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Southern Miss Golden Eagles
D. Davis, F325-143-451313
D. Boardingham, F211-20-01052
J. Mills, F201-41-23033
N. Watson, G374-111-314312
J. Brooks, G337-110-021118
M. Craig230-12-24352
N. Carey140-30-02020
R. McGill130-11-22001
C. Jenkins70-30-02020
Totals 18-508-132692451
 36%61.5% 
Wichita State Shockers
C. Early, F372-136-842010
E. Orukpe, C251-23-47015
D. Williams, G366-143-642217
T. Cotton, G272-50-04124
M. Armstead, G242-52-46336
C. Lufile191-11-12123
N. Wiggins184-72-280012
F. Van Vleet141-30-04222
Totals 19-5017-2544111259
 38%68% 
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Loyola-Chi.8-1018-14182
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Evansville6-1216-17188
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