Wichita St. 66, Missouri St. 64
Toure Murry scored 15 points and had seven rebounds to lead
Wichita State to a 66-64 victory over Missouri State on Sunday
Clevin Hannah also scored 15 points for the Shockers (21-6, 10-5
Missouri Valley), who maintained sole possession of second place in
the conference by improving to 15-0 at home.
Kyle Weems led the Bears (17-9, 7-8) with 19 points.
Will Creekmore scored five straight points to give Missouri
State a five-point lead with less than 12 minutes to play, but
Wichita State came back despite making only six second-half field
goals. The Shockers built their lead to six twice in the final
Wichita State was 29 for 39 at the free-throw line while
Missouri State was 7 of 14.
Jermaine Mallett hit two 3-pointers in the final 11 seconds,
including one at the buzzer, for the Bears.