Boxscore
Wichita St. 81, Drake 58
Saturday, February 25, 2012 1:30 PM
Location - Charles Koch Arena, Wichita, Kansas
Officials - James Durham, Brad Ferrie, Rick Randall
Attendance - 10506

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Drake 25 33 58
Wichita St. 36 45 81

Recap


WICHITA STATE 81, DRAKE 58: Ben Smith made four 3-pointers and scored 18 points to help the No. 19 Shockers to their eighth straight victory.
 
Wichita State had five players score in double figures and avenged an earlier triple-overtime loss to the Bulldogs. The Shockers (26-4, 16-2 Missouri Valley Conference) also got 15 points and five rebounds from Garrett Stutz and 14 points and seven rebounds from Toure Murry.
 
Drake (16-14, 9-9 MVC) got 21 points from Ben Simons, who had scored a season-high 29 against the Shockers in the first meeting. Simons made seven of his team’s nine 3-point baskets. Rayvonte Rice added 18 for the Bulldogs.

GAME NOTEBOOK:
Wichita State honored its five seniors on Saturday. The group has accounted for 97 victories, the winningest four-year group in school history . . . Wichita State finished the regular season 15-1 at home, the ninth time it has lost only one home game during a campaign.

Drake Bulldogs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Jordan Clarke 13:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 3 3 2 3 2 2 0 0
Jeremy Jeffers 28:00 4-8 2-4 2-2 0 3 3 0 2 0 1 0 12
Karl Madison 17:00 0-5 0-2 0-0 1 2 3 0 2 1 2 0 0
Rayvonte Rice 35:00 7-12 0-2 4-5 0 4 4 1 3 0 2 0 18
Ben Simons 33:00 7-17 7-12 0-0 0 2 2 0 1 1 4 0 21
Aaron Hawley 19:00 0-5 0-3 0-0 0 4 4 0 1 0 1 0 0
Kurt Alexander 24:00 3-11 0-0 0-0 0 4 4 3 3 2 1 0 6
Kraidon Woods 26:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 0 2 0 0 2 0
Judd Welfringer 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0
David Smith 1:00 0-0 0-0 1-2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Cory Parker 1:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 21-59 9-23 7-9 3 23 26 6 17 6 15 2 58
  35.6% 39.1% 77.8% Team Rebs: 6   Total TO: 15

Wichita St. Shockers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Toure' Murry 32:00 7-15 0-2 0-0 1 6 7 3 2 3 2 0 14
Joe Ragland 12:00 0-1 0-1 0-1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
Ben Smith 30:00 6-12 4-8 2-2 2 2 4 0 0 0 2 1 18
Garrett Stutz 19:00 4-10 0-2 7-7 1 4 5 0 1 1 2 0 15
Demetric Williams 30:00 3-8 1-4 4-4 0 5 5 4 2 0 0 0 11
Carl Hall 18:00 0-1 0-0 1-2 2 2 4 0 1 1 2 2 1
David Kyles 28:00 5-12 0-6 3-4 1 6 7 6 0 1 0 1 13
Ehimen Orukpe 12:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 3 3 6 0 2 0 2 4 4
Tekele Cotton 17:00 2-3 1-2 0-0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 5
Evan Wessell 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Jake White 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 29-65 6-25 17-20 10 28 38 16 10 8 10 8 81
  44.6% 24.0% 85.0% Team Rebs: 6   Total TO: 10
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