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Women finish strong before heading to Moline

Nick Beach

March 7, 2016

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Looking to avenge a Thursday night loss to the Illinois State Redbirds, the Shockers defeated the Indiana State Sycamores 54-53 at Charles Koch Arena on Saturday. Wichita State finished the season 8-21 overall and 5-13 in confer...

Offensive struggles burden Shockers in road loss

Nick Beach

February 29, 2016

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The Shockers left Carbondale, Illinois, last weekend with confidence, having defeated Evansville for their seventh win of the season. Two days later, adversity hit once again; the winning team faced a challenging opponent in So...

Women’s basketball weekend recaps

Nick Beach

February 16, 2016

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Friday: Shockers lose close one to BradleyTaquandra Mike is stepping into a veteran role on a young Wichita State team. The junior guard has been a vocal leader for the Shockers this season. On Friday she let actions do the talking....

Shockers fall in back-to-back road games against Valley front-runners

Nick Beach

February 8, 2016

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Looking at a chance for redemption, the Shockers traveled to Iowa over the weekend to square off against Missouri Valley Conference front-runners Drake and Northern Iowa.The Shockers fell to Drake on Friday 77-57. They fell again for t...

Bears end Shockers’ two-game win streak in weekend loss

Nick Beach

February 1, 2016

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Battling down against a less than proficient defensive quarter, the women’s basketball team couldn’t find the spark they needed offensively to stretch a victory over the conference-leading Missouri State Bears on Saturday.Missour...

Shockers capture first conference win, victorious in back-to-back home games

Evan Pflugradt

January 25, 2016

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

It’s been more than three months since nine Shockers laced up for the first time to take the floor on Devlin Court.Wichita State captured their first set of conference victories of the season, starting with a win Friday — a...

Shockers end streak, beat FIU in Thanksgiving tournament

Jessica Green

December 4, 2015

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

After falling into a losing streak, the Wichita State women’s basketball team has finally come out of its slump with a 76-62 win over Florida International University in the last game of the FIU Thanksgiving Classic on Sund...

Shockers can’t break losing streak, fall to Arkansas State

Jessica Green

November 23, 2015

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

With their third game out of the way, the women’s basketball team can’t seem to break their losing streak with a 67-40 loss against Arkansas State University on Saturday.Even though the season has started off a little roc...

Women’s basketball suffers second loss of season to Missouri

Jessica Green

November 19, 2015

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

In a rushed game on Wednesday night, the WSU women’s basketball team received its second loss of the season 57-37 against Missouri.According to head coach Jody Adams, the tempo seemed to be the biggest factor for WSU.“Our temp...