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2018 Schedule
25-8, 2nd in American
Breaking down Marshall's surprising win (1:18)
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3dJeff Goodman

Coach defends MVC by taking shot at Shockers

Illinois State coach Dan Muller took a shot at Wichita State's Gregg Marshall with a tweet just moments after the Shockers, seeded fourth in the East Region, were upset by No. 13 seed Marshall in the first round of the NCAA tournament Friday.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

Wichita State was BPI's preseason favorite to win the national title, with an 11% shot. Fell short of expectations in the regular season and tournament.

Doug Smock @dougsmock

Shockers 65, Herd 62, 7:38: Conner Frankamp is torching the nets, 5-7 from 3 .. He has 22. Elmore has 23.

Doug Smock @dougsmock

Herd 22, Shockers 21, 7:25: Elmore on the line for *3* shots after messing with Markis McDuffie.

Katie & Cy's best NCAA tournament mascots (3:57)
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7dAndrew Lange

Best 2018 NCAA tournament title value bets

The NCAA tournament field is set, and Andrew Lange reviews some of his favorite value bets to win the national championship, including a ranking of value for every team with odds of 60-1 or better.

Is Wichita State seeded too high? (0:35)
Houston edges Wichita State in AAC semis (0:40)
Gray's steal sets up Robinson's clutch lay-in (0:25)
Reaves nails tough lay-in to ignite Shockers' bench (0:24)

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Wichita State trails Houston in the American tournament semifinals after shooting just 27 percent in the first half. In the final five minutes of the half, the Shockers went 0-for-7 on their field goal attempts.

Team Stats

Points Per Game82.817th
Rebounds Per Game40.69th
Assists Per Game18.53rd
Points Allowed71.6Tied-153rd

Tournament History

Final Fours2
Tournament Record18-15
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances14