Wichita State beats Florida A&M
WICHITA, Kan. (AP)—Wichita State dominated in rebounding and pulled away to beat Florida A&M 77-53 Sunday at Koch Arena.
The Shockers (1-0) had four players score in double figures, led by Clevin Hannah’s 13 points. Ramon Clemente and Graham Hatch added 11 each for Wichita State.
Florida A&M (0-2) was led by Lamar Twitty’s 13 points.
Florida A&M hung with the Shockers for a half. Dunnell Webb and Twitty each had eight points before halftime, and Wichita State led 36-32 at the break.
But after a Twitty 3-pointer to start the second half, the Shockers went on a 22-6 run to put the game away. The spurt included two long 3-pointers from Hannah and five points from Clemente.
Clemente was also key to Wichita State’s advantage on the boards. He had 12 rebounds, helping the Shockers outrebound Florida A&M 51-24 in the game.