LIVE BLOG: SMU vs Wichita State

Jan, 4, 2018; Wichita, Kansas, ; during a game between the Wichita State Shockers and Houston Cougars at Koch Arena ©Kelly Ross KWCH12

Follow @KWCHArielle and @KWCHLance for updates FINAL: SMU 83, WSU 78

Wichita State's home win-streak is snapped after 27 games. Shake Milton leads all shooters with 33 points.

:38 2nd Half 79-76

Shake Milton finished a layup on the SMU end, but Austin Reaves answered with a three-pointer to close the lead to 3 with less than a minute remaining.

1:10 2nd Half 77-73

WSU has hit four of its last four to close the deficit to only 4. Austin Reaves stole an inbound pass, dished to Landry Shamet in the corner, and he hit for three.

Shamet is 5-9 from three for 20 points.

5:23 2nd Half 65-57

Shaq Morris scores the last two consecutive field goals to cut the SMU lead to 8. He leads WSU with 17 points
7:50 2nd Half 62-51

SMU is on a 6-0 run to take the 11-point lead. Landry Shamet earns his 3rd personal foul to turn the ball over. Crowd was roaring at the officiating crew.

10:37 2nd Half 56-47

SMU's Shake Milton is making all of the tough shots, sinking a perfect three-pointer. He puts the Mustangs ahead by 9. Milton leads all shooters with 21 points, shooting 7-10 from the field, 3-4 from three.

12:58 2nd Half 48-47

Markis McDuffie grabs the steal, jogs down to the other end, gets open in the pain, and knocks down the open jumper.

Next possession, Shockers force the turnover. Conner Frankamp knocks down a three and the crowd erupts! Shockers are back in this one, trailing by one.

15:35 2nd Half 46-40

Shockers have not hit a field goal in the last 2:59. Landry Shamet hit the last shot, a three-pointer. He's 3-6 from three.

18:59 2nd Half 35-34

Shaq Morris continues his hot night. Dunks for the first points of the second half. 13 points, 1 rebound, 1 block.


Austin Reaves overthrows Landry Shamet on the inbound. Shamet throws up a buzzer-beater but can't connect. The crowd boos the missed push call, as they head to the locker room trailing by three.
01.4 1st Half 35-32

Darrall Willis knocks down the long jumper. Markis McDuffie grabs the defensive rebound on the following play. Timeout WSU.
1:31 1st Half 32-30

Landry Shamet goes up and under for the layup, fouled, knocks down the free throw. Gets WSU back within two points.
3:32 1st Half

Shaq Morris blocks Ethan Chargois's shot.

Morris leads Shockers with 11 points.

Shake Milton leads all scorers with 12 points.

Wichita State enters this game tied for first place in the conference with Cincinnati at 5-0.

SMU is having an off year, sitting at 2-3 in the conference.


Landry Shamet, Conner Frankamp, Shaq Morris, Zach Brown, Rashard Kelly


Shaq Morris goes for his 100th win as a Shocker.