Wichita State Falls 59-56 Against Evansville - Game Recap
|Wichita State Falls 59-56 Against Evansville - Game Recap|
Wichita State was burned for 29 points by Colt Ryan on Wednesday as Evansville picked up a 59-56 win at Charles Koch Arena.
Evansville was a 11.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
D.J. Balentine had 9 points for Evansville and Adam Wing chipped in with 6 points. Troy Taylor had 6 assists for them, while Egidijus Mockevicius was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.
Wichita State got 12 points from Tekele Cotton in a losing cause and another 10 points from Cleanthony Early. Fred Van Vleet contributed 4 assists for them, while Tekele Cotton had 9 rebounds.
Evansville led at halftime, 38-28.
Wichita State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-23.