March Madness - Ohio State Falls 70-66 to Wichita State - Recap
|March Madness - Ohio State Falls 70-66 to Wichita State - Recap|
Malcolm Armstead scored 14 points leading Wichita State to a 70-66 victory over Ohio State at Staples Center on Saturday.
Wichita State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as underdogs.
Wichita State got 12 points from Cleanthony Early and another 12 points from Fred Van Vleet. Malcolm Armstead contributed 3 assists, while Cleanthony Early cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Ohio State got a 21-point performance from Deshaun Thomas, who was supported by 19 points from LaQuinton Ross. Deshaun Thomas had 3 assists in a losing cause for Ohio State, while Aaron Craft grabbed 7 rebounds.
Wichita State led at halftime, 35-22.
Wichita State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-37.