Newman vs. Wichita State (4-2)
Charles Koch Arena, Wichita, Kansas; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Wichita State Shockers will be taking on the Jets of NAIA member Newman. Wichita State is coming off an 82-77 overtime win at South Florida in its most recent game.
STEPPING UP: Tyson Etienne has averaged 17 points this year for Wichita State. Complementing Etienne is Alterique Gilbert, who is averaging 12.3 points per game.EFFICIENT ETIENNE: Through six games, Wichita State’s Tyson Etienne has connected on 36.2 percent of the 47 3-pointers he’s attempted. He’s also shooting 85.3 percent from the free throw line this season.
DID YOU KNOW: Wichita State went 12-1 overall when playing against out-of-conference foes last season. The Shockers offense scored 77 points per contest across those 13 contests.
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