Scores

Final

Wichita State 47

(8-7, 1-3 MVC)

Missouri State 71

(9-7, 2-2 MVC)

7:05 PM ET, January 8, 2008

1 2 T
WICH 22 2547
MOSU 36 3571

Top Performers

Wichita State: P. Thomasson 11 Pts, 8 Reb

Missouri State: D. Lamberth 27 Pts, 5 Reb

Missouri St. 71, Wichita St. 47

Associated Press

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) -- Dale Lamberth came off the bench and scored 27 points Tuesday night to lead Missouri State to a 71-47 win over Wichita State.

The Bears (9-7, 2-2 Missouri Valley) led by as many as 20 in the first half before going into the break up 36-22.

Wichita State (8-7, 1-3 MVC) couldn't mount much of a comeback as the Bears used an 18-5 run to extend their lead to 56-31 midway through the second half.

Spencer Laurie had 13 points for Missouri State, Deven Mitchell had 11 and Jason Fuehrmeyer added 10.

Gal Merkel and Phillip Thomasson led the Shockers with 11 points each.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
WICH
MOSU
Points 47 71
FG Made-Attempted 16-57 (.281) 25-55 (.455)
3P Made-Attempted 3-15 (.200) 11-23 (.478)
FT Made-Attempted 12-20 (.600) 10-10 (1.000)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 27

2007-08 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Jan 8, 2008 @MOSU 71, WICH 47Recap
Jan 29, 2008 @WICH 70, MOSU 62Recap