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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...