Shockers know high ranking is getting opponents’ best early work
Wichita State is undefeated, but that wasn’t enough to move up in the Associated Press college basketball poll. The Shockers (9-0) dropped from 11th to 12th in Monday’s rankings.
Wichita State is 9-0 for the fifth time in program history. None of the four previous teams won that 10th game.
Oral Roberts coach Scott Sutton kept talking about how Wichita State played like a top-10 team. He meant the second half, when the Shockers unleashed a fearsome fast break and did indeed look like a team that deserves its lofty ranking.
Wichita State looks to improve to 9-0 on the season.
You know the typical guarantee opponent. A team from a barely-Division I conference comes to Koch Arena with no hope and happily takes its check for a beating.
A second straight upset of Kansas in the NCAA volleyball tournament wasn’t in the cards for Wichita State.
Xavier McDaniel. Elvin Hayes. Tom McMillen. The opportunity existed for a big man clinic and Wichita State senior Chadrack Lufile grabbed precious minutes with the stars.
Alex Harden had 12 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists to lead Wichita State to a 64-47 win over Sam Houston State in a women’s basketball game Thursday in Huntsville, Texas.
A Wichita State administrative assistant was unaware of which apparel items she ordered for baseball players, unknowingly committing NCAA violations, according to her lawyer.
Wichita State faces another must-win volleyball match and that feeling is familiar. They are used to the win-or-go-home stakes from the past month of stressful matches.
Wichita State baseball players purchased Under Armour apparel, not related to baseball, at a discount through administrative assistant Shelley Wombacher, according to several sources who spoke on the condition of anonymity.
WSU says benefits found during coaching transition
Wichita State sophomore Ron Baker earned Missouri Valley Conference player of the week honors.
Wichita State moved up one spot to No. 11 in The Associated Press top 25 men’s basketball poll released Monday.
Very little of what the Wichita State women’s basketball team accomplished in its 61-37 victory over Air Force at Koch Arena on Sunday afternoon can be considered improvement.
Wichita State sophomore Ron Baker is on a scoring run 20-plus points in four straight games.
Chris Lamb is used to the anxiety that has typically accompanied the NCAA Tournament Selection Show for the Wichita State volleyball team.
Everything about Wichita States road wins look familiar, except the names.
The Wichita State women’s volleyball team won the Missouri Valley Conference tournament Saturday afternoon, defeating Southern Illinois in a three-set sweep (25-20, 25-17, 25-18) at Koch Arena.
Alex Harden understands the importance that eight straight days of practice can have on an inexperienced team like Wichita State. She promises she does.
Wichita State sophomore guard Fred VanVleet declines to operate the offense with showtime stuff. He handles the ball carefully, makes smart passes and rarely wastes energy on the fancy.
The rule-makers want to lessen defense’s influence on basketball. They cannot, however, legislate Tekele Cotton out of effectiveness.
There is a reason why every volleyball point is magnified in a fifth set and why whichever team gains the upper hand first is usually the one that prevails with a victory.
Wichita State’s run of six at-large berths in the NCAA volleyball tournament is an under-appreciated accomplishment. It is not easy to compile an August-to-November resume that wins over the selection committee.
Wichita State volleyball seniors Ashley Andrade and Chelsey Feekin were named co-Players of the Year in the Missouri Valley Conference on Thursday at Koch Arena
Southern Illinois gave Missouri Valley Conference volleyball a new look this season.
WSU and BYU might have more of a history than expected, given the distance between the two, and it started in a unique manner.
The 12th-ranked Shockers take on Brigham Young for the CBE Classic title at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. Follow the action live through tweets from the Eagle's Bob Lutz, Paul Suellentrop and Travis Heying.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. A night earlier, Wichita State coach Gregg Marshall lusted after a gritty defensive victory. He wanted to see his team of scorers get dirty and shut somebody down.