Wichita St. 82, N. Iowa 57
Joe Ragland scored 19 points, leading four Wichita State players
in double figures, and the Shockers beat Northern Iowa 82-57
Ragland was 5 of 7 from 3-point range and David Kyles had 16
points, making all five of his shots from the field including four
3-pointers, for Wichita State (21-4, 12-2). The Shockers lead the
Missouri Valley race by one game over No. 17 Creighton; they travel
to Omaha, Neb., to play the Bluejays on Saturday.
Toure Murry scored 12 points and Garrett Stutz had 10 points and
12 rebounds for Wichita State, which never trailed against the
Panthers (16-10, 6-8).
Seth Tuttle led Northern Iowa with 15 points. Wichita State led
by 21 before UNI closed the half on a 13-0 run to trail 43-35 at
the break. The Panthers got within three points, but the Shockers
later scored 12 in a row to put it away.