Recap - Wichita State Defeats North Carolina Central 71-57

Recap - Wichita State Defeats North Carolina Central 71-57

Wichita State grabbed a 71-57 win over North Carolina Central on Saturday, behind an 18-point effort from Ron Baker at Charles Koch Arena.

Wichita State got 17 points from Carl Hall and another 10 points from Cleanthony Early. Malcolm Armstead contributed 6 assists, while Carl Hall cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.

North Carolina Central got a 22-point performance from Stanton Kidd, who was supported by 16 points from Jeremy Ingram. Ray Willis had 4 assists in a losing cause for North Carolina Central, while Stanton Kidd grabbed 9 rebounds.

Wichita State led at halftime, 36-18.

Wichita State had a 45-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.