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RON BAKER RUMORS & GOSSIP

Ron Baker and Fred VanVleet to Return For Senior Seasons

Almost two weeks after head coach Gregg Marshall decided to remain with the team, it appears that he’ll have two of his best players back with him and the Wichita State Shockers next season. According to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman, guards Ron Baker and Fred VanVleet will return for their senior seasons. Wichita State's Ron Baker and Fred VanVleet are both returning to school, sources...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Did Hoosiers NCAA tourney meltdown cost Tom Crean his job?

Stop the presses — an Indiana team melted down and lost. It’s been an all-too-familiar tale of the Tom Crean era in Bloomington, Ind. and it happened again on Friday afternoon as the 10th-seeded Indiana Hoosiers were defeated 81-76 by the 7th-seeded Wichita State Shockers. Crean’s Hoosiers couldn’t keep Wichita State off the free throw line, and it eventually cost them the...
Via Talking 10
March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Ron Baker's hot hand lifts No. 16 Wichita State over Illinois State

  Ron Baker scored 15 points on 7-of-8 shooting, and No. 16 Wichita State held off Illinois State 70-62 on Sunday. Baker dished out a timely assist, Fred VanVleet hit some clutch shots, and Tekele Cotton converted another highlight-reel alley-oop as the Shockers won their 20th straight game over a Missouri Valley Conference foe. Wichita State (12-2, 2-0) has also won 24 in a row...
Via AP on Fox
January 04, 2015  |  Discuss

3 in the Kee: What we learned in Wichita State's latest win

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Four more games. While Syracuse keeps finding new teeth to escape by the skin of, Wichita State (27-0, 14-0 Missouri Valley Conference) continues to add pelt after pelt to the wall, methodically. Tuesday, Salukis. Sunday, Aces: Shockers 84, Evansville 68. Hammer. Nail. Repeat. Four more games. Wichita lost twice to the Aces last season, and the last time the Shockers...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Ron Baker leading No. 4 Shockers' perfect run

WICHITA, Kan. -- All those sages who claim there are valuable lessons to be learned from a loss have never met Ron Baker, the mop-haired sophomore guard for No. 4 Wichita State. You see, the Shockers are riding a perfect start to the season, pushing their record to 26-0 with a 78-67 victory over Southern Illinois on Tuesday night. But people seem to forget that the Fabulous Baker...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 4 Wichita State far from perfect in 78-67 victory over Southern Illinois

WICHITA, Kan. -- Ron Baker scored 19 points, Cleanthony Early added 18 and fourth-ranked Wichita State overcame a sloppy start to beat Southern Illinois 78-67 on Tuesday night and remain unbeaten. Tekele Cotton and Darius Carter added 12 points apiece for the Shockers, who became the first team to start 26-0 since Memphis in 2008. Wichita State has five games standing in the way...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Loyola of Chicago-Wichita St. Preview

Wichita State's Ron Baker has grown accustomed to looking up in the stands during a pregame shootaround, peering from one section to the next, and seeing very few empty seats. Not just when the Shockers are at home, either. After another lopsided road win, the fourth-ranked Shockers return to Wichita to face Loyola of Chicago on Tuesday night. Wichita State (21-0, 8-0 Missouri...
Via AP on Fox
January 27, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 4 Shockers still among nation's unbeatens

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Wichita State's Ron Baker has grown accustomed to looking up in the stands during a pregame shoot-around, peering from one section to the next, and seeing very few empty seats. Not just when the Shockers are at home, either. Fourth-ranked Wichita State, which beat Drake over the weekend to run its record to 21-0, has become a marquee opponent on everybody's schedule...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
January 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Preview: Is there anything Wichita State's Ron Baker can't do?

While coach Gregg Marshall has taken comfort in knowing there isn't much Ron Baker can't do, that has become a difficult lesson for Wichita State opponents. The do-it-all guard looks to continue his tear as the 11th-ranked Shockers try to start 9-0 for the second straight season Saturday night against visiting Oral Roberts. Baker is having a breakout sophomore season after capping...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss
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