|Postseason NIT - Wichita State Shockers vs Indiana Hoosiers Recap - Wichita State Wins 73-63|
Wichita State earned a 73-63 victory over Indiana on Tuesday, getting 21 points from Markis McDuffie at Branch McCracken Court at Assembly Hall.
Bettors who backed Wichita State were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of +3.5 at sportsbooks.
Dexter Dennis had 17 points for Wichita State and Samajae Haynes-Jones chipped in with 13 points. Erik Stevenson had 4 assists for them, while Jaime Echenique was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Indiana got 21 points from Juwan Morgan in a losing cause and another 13 points from Aljami Durham. Rob Phinisee contributed 4 assists for them, while Rob Phinisee had 7 rebounds.
Wichita State was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
Wichita State had a 39-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.