Wichita State Mens Basketball

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Ted "The Sports Head"
April 10, 2019 - 10:23 am
In NBA basketball, the Toronto Raptors finished their regular season with a 120-100 win at the Minnesota Timberwolves. In the starting lineup for the Raptors was former Wichita State point guard Fred VanVleet, who had 16 points and four assists. VanVleet is averaging 16 points per game in his last...
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April 02, 2019 - 8:33 pm
Garrison Mathews swished his ninth 3-pointer of the game in front of an exuberant Lipscomb bench for the lead with 1:10 left in the game to send the Bisons on their way to the NIT championship in a 71-64 win over Wichita State on Tuesday night. Mathews had been buried in obscurity for the Atlantic...
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March 26, 2019 - 9:12 pm
Markis McDuffie had 21 points as Wichita State got past Indiana 73-63 in the quarterfinals of the NIT on Tuesday night. Wichita State will play in the semifinals at Madison Square Garden, becoming just the sixth team to reach New York after three road wins. Freshman Dexter Dennis had 17 points and...
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March 20, 2019 - 9:14 pm
Markis McDuffie had 20 points as Wichita State topped Furman 76-70 in the first round of the NIT on Wednesday night. Jaime Echenique had 16 points and 10 rebounds for Wichita State (20-14). Erik Stevenson added 12 points and six rebounds. Asbjorn Midtgaard had 10 rebounds for the visitors. Matt...
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March 15, 2019 - 11:22 pm
Markis McDuffie had a career-high 34 points plus 12 rebounds as Wichita State topped Temple 80-74 in the American Athletic Conference Tournament quarterfinals on Friday night. McDuffie hit 12 of 13 foul shots. Dexter Dennis had 19 points and 11 rebounds for Wichita State (19-13). Shizz Alston Jr...
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March 14, 2019 - 11:59 pm
Markis McDuffie registered 15 points as Wichita State beat East Carolina 73-57 in the American Athletic Conference Tournament first round on Thursday night. McDuffie made 11 of 12 free throws. Jaime Echenique had 14 points and nine rebounds for Wichita State (18-13). Dexter Dennis added 13 points...
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Wichita State's Markis McDuffie (© Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports)
March 11, 2019 - 1:12 pm
The American Athletic Conference has released its first wave of postseason awards for men's basketball. Wichita State senior Markis McDuffie earned second team all-conference status, and Dexter Dennis was named to the all-freshman team. Awards were voted on by the league’s 12 head coaches. McDuffie...
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March 05, 2019 - 11:32 pm
Markis McDuffie had 16 points as Wichita State defeated East Carolina 72-55 on Tuesday night. Asbjorn Midtgaard had 11 points and three blocks for Wichita State (16-13, 9-8 American Athletic Conference). Dexter Dennis added 10 points and eight rebounds. Isaac Fleming had 17 points and seven...
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February 28, 2019 - 9:22 pm
Samajae Haynes-Jones scored 20 points and hit a jumper at the buzzer as Wichita State erased a 10-point deficit and beat Connecticut 65-63 on Thursday night. UConn's Alterique Gilbert scored on back-to-back 3-pointers inside the final minute that tied the game at 63. Haynes-Jones took an inbounds...
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February 20, 2019 - 11:28 pm
Dexter Dennis had 18 points and eight rebounds as Wichita State routed Tulsa 81-60 on Wednesday night. Dennis hit 6 of 9 3-pointers. Samajae Haynes-Jones had 17 points for Wichita State (13-12, 6-7 American Athletic Conference). Jaime Echenique added 14 points and three blocks. Erik Stevenson had...
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