Wichita State (22-5,11-4): WSU made 9 of 24 threes in Sunday’s win over Illinois State (37.5 percent), continuing improved outside shooting. In its past four games, WSU is 37 of 83 (44.6 percent) from three-point range. . .The Shockers lead the MVC in shooting defense, allowing teams to make 38.9 percent of their shots. . . The Shockers received one vote in the Associated Press poll and three in the USA Today coaches poll. . .Tuesday’s game is available on ESPN3, ESPN’s subscription service for computers, smart phones and tablets.
Indiana State (16-10, 9-6): Indiana State’s 332 free throw attempts in 15 games leads the conference. The Sycamores are shooting 71.4 percent, sixth. Odom is 93 of 116 in MVC play, 80.2 percent. . . Indiana State allows teams to make 41.1 percent of their shots, second in the MVC. . .Arop led the Sycamores with 17 points in the January win at Koch Arena. He made 7 of 11 shots. G Dawon Cummings came off the bench to score nine points. Cummings played at Coffeyville Community College with WSU’s Chadrack Lufile.
RPIs as of Monday: WSU 33, UNI 61