Recap - Tennessee Defeats Wichita State 69-60

Recap - Tennessee Defeats Wichita State 69-60

Trae Golden went off for 25 points and added 2 rebounds leading Tennessee over Wichita State, 69-60, on Thursday at Thompson-Boling Arena.

Tennessee was a 2.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Jordan McRae had 17 points for Tennessee and Yemi Makanjuola chipped in with 9 points. Trae Golden had 5 assists for them, while Yemi Makanjuola was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Wichita State got a 21-point performance from Carl Hall, who was supported by 8 points from Malcolm Armstead. Tekele Cotton had 4 assists in a losing cause for Wichita State, while Carl Hall grabbed 9 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Tennessee were victorious, as the score was 30-28 at the break.