Wichita St. 83, S. Illinois 73
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP)
Four Shockers were in double figures. Garrett Stutz had 16 points, Toure Murry scored 15 and Demetric Williams scored 11 points for Wichita State (12-3, 3-1 Missouri Valley), which never trailed and led by as many as 19.
Mamadou Seck had 15 points, 12 rebounds and four assists to lead the Salukis (5-10, 2-2). Southern Illinois cut the Shockers' lead to 65-60 on Seck's basket with 6:26 left but Wichita State scored the next nine points to put the game out of reach.