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Wichita State Downs Southern Methodist 66-62 - Match Report
Southern Methodist was scorched by Deante Dennis for 25 points as Wichita State defeated them 66-62 in NCAA action on Sunday.
Bettors who backed Wichita State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of +2.0 at sportsbooks.
Wichita State got 14 points from Grant Sherfield and another 9 points from Jamarius Burton. Grant Sherfield contributed 6 assists, while Jaime Echenique cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Southern Methodist got a 23-point performance from Isiaha Mike, who was supported by 10 points from Kendric Davis. Kendric Davis had 5 assists in a losing cause for Southern Methodist, while Feron Hunt grabbed 8 rebounds.
Wichita State was losing at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
Wichita State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-25.
Wichita State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Memphis. Southern Methodist will aim to get back on the winning track at Central Florida.