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Jasen Vinlove - USA TODAY Sports
March 17, 2019 - 10:12 pm
Wichita State has been selected to compete in the 2019 National Invitation Tournament (NIT). The Shockers are seeded sixth and will travel to Greenville, S.C. on Wednesday for a first round date with No. 3 seed Furman (25-7, 13-5 Southern). The 6 p.m. CT (7 p.m. ET) tip airs on ESPNU and on KEYN...
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Amy Kontras-USA TODAY Sports
March 16, 2019 - 8:03 pm
Something about the Big 12 Tournament brings out the best in Iowa State. The fifth-seeded Cyclones raced to a big early lead against No. 17 Kansas, then leaned on some balanced scoring and enough stops down the stretch to beat the Jayhawks 78-66 on Saturday night and remain unbeaten in five...
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Justin Ford-USA TODAY Sports
March 16, 2019 - 7:55 pm
Nysier Brooks scored 13 points and Cane Broome hit the go-ahead layup with 23.5 seconds left to give No. 24 Cincinnati a 66-63 victory over Wichita State in Saturday's semifinals of the American Athletic Conference tournament. Tre Scott had 12 points and eight rebounds, Jarron Cumberland, the...
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March 15, 2019 - 11:19 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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AP Photo/Charlie Riedel
March 15, 2019 - 11:10 pm
Dedric Lawson poured in 24 points, Quentin Grimes added 18 before leaving late with cramps and No. 17 Kansas roared away from West Virginia for an 88-74 victory Friday night in the Big 12 Tournament semifinals. Devon Dotson added 13 points and Marcus Garrett had 11 for the third-seeded and reigning...
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