Scores

Final

Wichita State 52

(11-13, 5-8 MVC)

Evansville 61

(15-8, 7-6 MVC)

    8:05 PM ET, February 7, 2009

    Roberts Stadium, Evansville, Indiana

    1 2 T
    WICH 23 2952
    EVAN 28 3361

    Top Performers

    Wichita St: J. Durley 10 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Blk

    Evansville: J. Holsinger 21 Pts, 1 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Evansville 61, Wichita St. 52

    Associated Press

    EVANSVILLE, Ind. -- Jason Holsinger scored 22 points, and Evansville defeated Wichita State 61-52 on Saturday night.

    Holsinger made 5 of 6 3-pointers, including his first five attempts. Shy Ely scored added 15 points for the Purple Aces (15-8, 7-6 Missouri Valley).

    J.T. Durley scored 10 points for Wichita State (11-13, 5-8). No other Shocker scored more than seven points.

    Evansville shot 50 percent from the field to make up for Wichita State's 36-20 rebounding edge. The Purple Aces outscored the Shockers 20-8 from the free-throw line.

    Wichita State made just 21 of 47 shots, and 2 of 16 from 3-point range.

    Wichita State took an early 19-8 lead, but Evansville battled back to take a 28-23 at the break.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WICH
    EVAN
    Points 52 61
    FG Made-Attempted 21-47 (.447) 18-39 (.462)
    3P Made-Attempted 2-16 (.125) 5-7 (.714)
    FT Made-Attempted 8-10 (.800) 20-30 (.667)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 28 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 11 13

    2008-09 Season

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