Wichita State downs Illinois State, claims MVC crown
Normal, IL – Joe Ragland paced four Wichita State players in 55 count on Wednesday to lock up the Missouri Valley Conference title.
Garrett Stutz had a double-double with 12 points and 14 rebounds, while Ben Smith and Demetric Williams chipped in with 11 points apiece for Wichita State (25-4 15-2 MVC), which has won seven straight contests.
Bryant Allen dropped in a game-high 17 points for the Redbirds (17-12, 8-9), who received nine points and eight rebounds from John Wilkins in defeat. Illinois State has lost three of its last four games.