Wichita State cruises past Long Beach State 92-55
WICHITA, Kan. — Connor Frankamp scored 15 points, including three 3-pointers, and Wichita State cruised to a 92-55 win over Long Beach State on Sunday night.
Landry Shamet scored 12, Zach Brown and Daishon Smith had 11 points apiece and Austin Reaves added 10 for Wichita State.
Long Beach State went scoreless for more than 7 minutes during a 29-2 run by Wichita State (2-0) that made it 72-40 with 8:07 to play. The Shockers score 21 straight and hit six 3-pointers during that span.
Wichita State shot 65.4 percent, including 7 of 11 from beyond the arc, in the second half.
Gabe Levin scored 13 points and was the only player to score more than five points for Long Beach State.
The 49ers (1-1), who made just six of their final 28 shots, shot just 31.3 percent from the field — including 2 of 20 from 3-point range — and made 13 of 22 (59.1 percent) free throws.