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November 14

Shockers finally get by VCU with a big road victory

Editor-in-Chief

November 14

Filed under Men's Basketball

The third time proved to be the charm, and Malcolm Armstead’s shot with 3.8 seconds to play was the difference.  The Wichita State men’s basketball team defeated Virginia Commonwealth 53-51 on Nov. 13, its first win over...

Carl Hall rocks new eyewear

Editor-in-Chief

November 8

Filed under Men's Basketball

Senior Carl Hall is rocking some new glasses this year, and he’s not fond of them.  Despite the grumbles, Hall is wearing protective goggles during games. They serve to both keep his eyes safe and to help with his vision.  ...

Shockers to open regular season on Saturday against NC Central

Editor-in-Chief

November 8

Filed under Men's Basketball

Playtime is over.  The Wichita State men’s basketball team opens its regular season on Saturday against North Carolina Central, the first of 16 games to be played in Koch Arena this year.  Tipoff is at 7 p.m.  WSU defeat...

Gorillas can’t handle Shockers in exhibition

Editor-in-Chief

November 7

Filed under Men's Basketball

The Wichita State men’s basketball team had little trouble handling Pittsburg State on the court in its 100-56 exhibition win on Monday.  Getting to the court was a different story.  “I had several times where they just ...

Fan clinic gives fans taste of upcoming season

Sports Reporter

October 22

Filed under Men's Basketball

The Wichita State men’s basketball team’s fans converged at Koch Arena on Sunday for an opportunity to check out the team in its preseason workout. About 100 fans attended the fan clinic. Fans had the opportunity to witness prac...

Campers get taste of collegiate athletics with Gregg Marshall’s basketball camp

Sports Editor

June 27

Filed under Men's Basketball

This past week Wichita State basketball coach Gregg Marshall and his staff hosted their final Gregg Marshall Shocker Basketball Camp of the summer. The camp treated players between the ages of six and 16 to a variety of activiti...