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Illinois State 62

(11-5, 3-2 MVC)

Wichita State 65

(13-3, 4-1 MVC)

    8:05 PM ET, January 10, 2012

    Charles Koch Arena, Wichita, Kansas

    1 2 T
    ILST 22 4062
    WICH 38 2765

    Top Performers

    Illinois State: N. Moore 23 Pts, 1 Reb, 2 Ast

    Wichita State: J. Ragland 15 Pts, 4 Reb, 4 Ast

    Wichita St. 65, Illinois St. 62

    Associated Press

    WICHITA, Kan. -- Joe Ragland scored 15 points and Wichita State used a fast start to defeat Illinois State 75-72 on Tuesday night.

    Toure Murry scored 14 points and Garrett Stutz had 12 points and 10 rebounds for the Shockers (13-3, 4-1 Missouri Valley), who scored the first 11 points and raced to a 22-5 lead. Ragland scored five of his points in the opening 11-0 run.

    Illinois State (11-5, 3-2) rallied behind Nic Moore, who scored 20 of his 23 points in the second half. The Redbirds trailed 47-28 with 14:42 to play, but a 24-6 run got Illinois State within 53-52 with 4:05 remaining. But Moore and Tyler Brown, who had 13 points, later missed 3-pointers that would have tied the game.

    Stutz and Murry each made a pair of free throws in the final 30 seconds to seal the win.

    Jackie Carmichael had 13 rebounds for Illinois State.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ILST
    WICH
    Points 62 65
    FG Made-Attempted 21-53 (.396) 22-53 (.415)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-25 (.280) 4-18 (.222)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-15 (.867) 17-22 (.773)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 19

    2011-12 Season

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