Wichita State Defeats Missouri State 62-52 - Recap
|Wichita State Defeats Missouri State 62-52 - Recap|
Wichita State got 17 points from Cleanthony Early en route to a 62-52 victory over Missouri State on Wednesday at JQH Arena.
Bettors who backed Wichita State were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 11.
Carl Hall had 15 points for Wichita State and Tekele Cotton chipped in with 9 points. Tekele Cotton had 2 assists for them, while Cleanthony Early was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Missouri State got a 21-point performance from Gavin Thurman, who was supported by 14 points from Anthony Downing. Marcus Marshall had 2 assists in a losing cause for Missouri State, while Drew Wilson grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Wichita State were victorious, as the score was 25-21 at the break.
Wichita State had a 39-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.