Wichita St. Rumors & News

  • Rodriguez scores 28 as Miami bounces Wichita State

    The Sports Xchange "PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Angel Rodriguez, Miami's 5-foot-11 redshirt senior guard, put on a show Saturday. "I told the TV audience that they should rename the Dunkin Donuts Center the Angel Rodriguez Park. He just owned the place," Miami coach Jim Larranaga said after Rodriguez scored a..." March 19

  • Wichita State defense dominates Arizona

    The Sports Xchange "PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Wichita State hounded and harassed Arizona into submission Thursday night. "They deny and they pressure and they're very well-coached and gritty and tough," Arizona coach Sean Miller said after the 11th-seed Shockers sent his sixth-seeded Wildcats home with a suffocating..." March 18

  • Wichita State moves on with win over Vanderbilt

    The Sports Xchange "DAYTON -- If Wichita State is going to make another run to the Final Four, it needs production from players other than steady seniors Fred VanVleet and Ron Baker. On Tuesday night, the Shockers got just that. Baker and VanVleet each scored 14 points helping Wichita State defeat..." March 16

  • VanVleet, Baker leave Wichita State as backcourt legends

    Sporting News - NCAAB "They were so connected for four years that when Fred VanVleet and Ron Baker wound up together in the handshake line following their final game at Koch Arena, even their actions there were perfectly synchronized: a shake of the hand, a slap to the opponent’s shoulder. Once, twice, three times:..." February 28

  • Wichita State 71, New Mexico State 41

    The Sports Xchange "Wichita State earned its 37th consecutive nonconference home win, beating New Mexico State 71-41 Monday at Koch Arena. The Shockers (19-7) bounced back from a Saturday loss to Northern Iowa, a result that ended a 43-game home win streak that dated to 2013. Wichita State hasn't lost a..." February 15

  • Northern Iowa shocks No. 25 Wichita State

    The Sports Xchange "WICHITA, Kan. -- Wichita State senior guard Fred VanVleet and senior guard Ron Baker sat in the Koch Arena interview room and described a scene from the forgotten past. The 25th-ranked Shockers lost a home game for the first time since 2013, a game that seemed monumental before the rush of a..." February 13

  • Incredible Wichita State is back and can run the table in the MVC -- again

    CBS Sports "Just when you took your mind off them, the Wichita State Shockers got really good again and became one of the best stories and most dangerous teams in college basketball. Turns out that three-game losing streak and 2-4 start in November was just the right smoke screen to deflect our attention and..." February 04