Boxscore
Wichita St. 72, Indiana St. 48
Friday, March 2, 2012 1:05 PM
Location - Scottrade Center, Saint Louis, Missouri
Officials - Randy Heimerman, Gerry Pollard, Mike Stuart
Attendance - 11348

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Indiana St. 19 29 48
Wichita St. 40 32 72

Recap


Wichita State 72, Indiana State 48:
Joe Ragland and Toure’ Murry scored 14 points each, while Garrett Stutz added 14 rebounds to lead top-seeded and 14th-ranked Wichita State to an easy win over eighth-seed Indiana State in the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament quarterfinal.

Wichita State shot 50 percent in the game (32 of 61) and 50 percent on 3-pointers.

The Shockers (27-4, 16-2 MVC) advance to play No. 4 seed Illinois State in Saturday's semifinals.

Wichita State denied inside penetration, outscoring the Sycamores 32-12 in the paint, and outrebounding them 43-29. Wichita State also limited Indiana State’s looks from outside, holding it to 5 of 22 (22.7 percent) from 3-point range, and 14 of 52 overall (26.9 percent).

Wichita State made nine of its first 12 shots (75 percent) to take a 20-3 lead in the first eight minutes, while holding Indiana State to 1 of 9 (11.1 percent). The Shockers led 40-19 at the break.

Indiana State started the second half with a 9-0 run to pull within 40-28. Wichita State, which led by as many as 25, went 0 for 7 from the field to start the second half. A 3-pointer by Ragland and one from Demetric Williams put Wichita State up 46-30 with 14:17 left.

Dwayne Lathan led Indiana State (18-14, 8-10 MVC) with nine points.

GAME NOTEBOOK: In the first half, Wichita State held Indiana State scoreless for a span of 7:08, and without a field goal for a span of 9:10 … The Shockers had an assist on 48.3 percent of their field goals … Indiana State was held 17.7 points below its season average.

Indiana St. Sycamores

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Myles Walker 28:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 0 1 2 0 2 2
Steve McWhorter 25:00 2-5 1-3 1-2 0 1 1 1 1 2 1 0 6
Dwayne Lathan 27:00 3-8 1-4 2-4 2 4 6 1 3 3 3 0 9
Jake Odum 26:00 2-9 0-1 2-2 1 3 4 1 1 0 2 0 6
Carl Richard 31:00 1-8 0-3 4-4 1 3 4 2 3 1 2 0 6
RJ Mahurin 16:00 2-7 1-4 4-7 2 1 3 0 0 0 3 0 9
Jake Kitchell 5:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jordan Printy 23:00 2-7 2-6 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 6
Lucas Eitel 12:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Justin Gant 7:00 1-2 0-0 2-2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 4
TOTAL 200 14-52 5-22 15-21 7 15 22 5 10 8 12 3 48
  26.9% 22.7% 71.4% Team Rebs: 7   Total TO: 12

Wichita St. Shockers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Toure' Murry 29:00 6-13 0-0 2-2 1 2 3 4 2 3 3 0 14
Demetric Williams 30:00 4-7 2-3 0-0 0 4 4 4 1 2 2 0 10
Joe Ragland 27:00 6-8 2-3 0-0 0 3 3 5 0 1 0 0 14
Garrett Stutz 23:00 3-6 0-1 0-0 4 8 12 0 3 0 3 2 6
Ben Smith 23:00 3-7 1-3 1-1 4 2 6 0 3 1 0 0 8
Carl Hall 22:00 3-7 0-0 0-2 2 3 5 0 2 2 3 1 6
David Kyles 14:00 2-5 1-2 0-0 0 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 5
Tekele Cotton 11:00 3-5 1-1 0-0 0 2 2 0 2 0 1 0 7
Jake White 8:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
Ehimen Orukpe 5:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 2 2
James Anacreon 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Randall Vautravers 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Evan Wessell 3:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 31-62 7-14 3-5 11 29 40 15 18 9 13 5 72
  50.0% 50.0% 60.0% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 13
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