Wichita State clamps down on Redbirds in MVC semifinal
Wichita State's Malcolm Armstead brings the ball upcourt as Illinois State's Jackie Carmichael, No. 32, and Bryant Allen race to defend in the first half.
Posted: Saturday, March 9, 2013 12:00 am
ST. LOUIS — Wichita State showcased its defensive might Saturday in making it to the championship game of the Missouri Valley tournament.
The Shockers held Illinois State to 29.1 percent shooting and bounced back from a first-half meltdown in posting a 66-51 victory in the second semifinal at the Scottrade Center.
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Saturday, March 9, 2013 12:00 am.