Tennessee State Falls 85-71 Against Wichita State - Game Recap
Wichita State grabbed an 85-71 win over Tennessee State on Saturday, behind an 18-point effort from Tekele Cotton at Charles Koch Arena.
Wichita State earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 24.5-point spread.
Wichita State got 16 points from Cleanthony Early and another 12 points from Nick Wiggins. Ron Baker contributed 8 assists, while Kadeem Coleby cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Tennessee State got 23 points from Patrick Miller in a losing cause and another 16 points from M.J. Rhett. Kennedy Eubanks contributed 4 assists for them, while M.J. Rhett had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Tennessee State were victorious, as the score was 29-28 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Wichita State as they grabbed 43 boards, while Tennessee State only had 34.