Postseason NIT - Wichita State Shockers vs Furman Paladins Recap - Wichita State Wins 76-70

Wichita State earned a 76-70 victory over Furman on Wednesday, getting 20 points from Markis McDuffie at Timmons Arena.

Wichita State was the ATS victor, as they covered the +4.5-point spread as an underdog.

Jaime Echenique had 16 points for Wichita State and Erik Stevenson chipped in with 12 points. Jamarius Burton had 4 assists for them, while Asbjorn Midtgaard was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Furman got 27 points from Matt Rafferty in a losing cause and another 19 points from Jordan Lyons. Matt Rafferty contributed 5 assists for them, while Matt Rafferty had 8 rebounds.

Wichita State was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

Wichita State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-24.