Men’s basketball • Evansville loses 80-58 to unbeaten Wichita State
The Associated Press
First Published Mar 07 2014 09:42 pm • Last Updated Mar 07 2014 10:17 pm
St. Louis • Cleanthony Early and Ron Baker scored 17 points apiece and No. 2 Wichita State set a Missouri Valley tournament record with 11 blocked shots, staying perfect for the season with an 80-58 romp over Evansville in the quarterfinals Friday.
D.J. Balentine had 31 points with seven 3-pointers for ninth-seeded Evansville (14-19), which lost twice by an average of 15 points to Wichita State (32-0) in the regular season.
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