March Madness - Wichita State vs Gonzaga Wrap - Wichita State Wins 76-70
Ron Baker scored 16 points leading Wichita State to a 76-70 victory over Gonzaga at EnergySolutions Arena on Saturday.
Wichita State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6.5-point spread as underdogs.
Wichita State got 16 points from Cleanthony Early and another 13 points from Fred Van Vleet. Ron Baker contributed 4 assists, while Cleanthony Early cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Gonzaga got 26 points from Kelly Olynyk in a losing cause and another 19 points from Kevin Pangos. Kevin Pangos contributed 5 assists for them, while Mike Hart had 14 rebounds.
Wichita State led at halftime, 36-31.
The rebound battle favored Gonzaga as they grabbed 39 boards, while Wichita State only had 30.