Wichita State Defeats William & Mary 79-62 - Recap
Wichita State got 18 points from Fred VanVleet as they ran past William & Mary 79-62 on Thursday at Charles Koch Arena.
The game was a push (tie) for betting purposes as the final score was identical to the 17 number at most sportsbooks.
Wichita State got 14 points from Cleanthony Early and another 13 points from Ron Baker. Fred VanVleet contributed 8 assists, while Cleanthony Early cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
William & Mary got an 18-point performance from Marcus Thornton, who was supported by 13 points from Tim Rusthoven. Julian Boatner had 4 assists in a losing cause for William & Mary, while Terry Tarpey grabbed 9 rebounds.
Wichita State hit the break trailing 39-38 before taking care of business in the second half.
Wichita State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-30.