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Wichita State has done it. They have officially become the first team in Division 1 college basketball history to start off a season with 30 wins and 0 losses. Right now the college basketball world and sports feeds like CBSSports.com are buzzing with headlines surround the Shockers undefeated season and the usual bubble craze. It would be a given then that they would have secured the number 1 overall rank in the country, would it not? Wrong. Even with Wichita State's undefeated record, those with the power to do so have ranked them second in the nation, behind Florida.Is this a problem? Sure, it may offend the students and alumni of Wichita State, but is it really a problem regarding the team's chances to play for a National Championship? The quick and concise answer is, "No". The way the March Madness tournament is set up, the rankings given to teams by people making judgement calls do not rob teams of the chance to play for a title.Any team ranked one through fo...
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They'll point to 105. Of course they will. The pundits, the doubters, that "Hallelujah" chorus of haters. That's the ranking of Wichita State's strength of schedule.
They'll point to two. The Jayhawks people, especially. As in the number of Shockers wins over teams ranked within the Ratings Percentage Index Top 50.
They'll point to 11. The Creighton...
The fine folks over at Rivalry Wear have done it again. If you're a Wichita State fan, or if you just love Shockers, this t-shirt is for you.
They did it.
With a 68-45 win over Missouri State, No. 2 Wichita State became the first team since St. Joseph’s in 2004 to finish the regular season undefeated.
I hope you all can appreciate that fact.
Because regardless of what happens, the argument about just how good this Wichita State team is will never end. That’s the problem with judging an entire season based...
Wichita State ended their regular season with win over Missouri State. The win marks their 31st straight this season, marking a perfect 2013-14 regular season campaign for the Shockers.
Win number 31 was fairly easy for the Shockers, as quite a few have been this season. Though they made it a great game in January, Missouri State couldn’t get closer than 20 points down for...
When Wichita State reached the Final Four last season, the Shockers were a part of a trend, a team outside of the power structure reaching the final...
Wichita State finished its regular season with a 68-45 win over Missouri State to remain undefeated at 31-0.
Saint Joseph's in 2004 was the last school to enter its conference tournament without a loss.
The Shockers are off to the best start since UNLV began 34-0 in 1991 and lost to Duke in the Final Four.
Kirstie Alley went hard in the paint after Doug Gottlieb started downing the actress' Wichita State Shockers.
Hey, 31-0 ain't nothing to sneeze at. And sure football may all be about the "High and Mighty" big schools, but NCAA basketball is not.The Wichita State Shockers completed a 31-straight regular season win streak by taking down Missouri State 68-45 Saturday afternoon. Which gave them a 31-0 record on the season.Coach Gregg Marshall's charges head to the Missouri...
Courtesy of Missouri Valley Conference press release:
AP Photo | The Wichita Eagle, Travis Heying
For the second time in three seasons, the Wichita State Shockers will enter the Missouri Valley Conference men’s basketball tournament as the event’s No. 1 seed. Wichita State, 31-0, set history this year by becoming the first team in NCAA history to win 31 regular-season games without...
No. 2 Wichita St routs Missouri St to stay perfect