VanVleet’s perfect night

WSU sophomore Fred VanVleet made every shot at Loyola.

WSU sophomore Fred VanVleet made every shot at Loyola.

Mike Kennedy, no title needed, did the research on Wichita State’s top shooting nights.

  1. Jamie Thompson made 9 of 9 shots and 10 of 10 free throws to score 28 points against Michigan, on Dec. 8 , 1965.
  2. Lanny Van Eman made 11 of 11 shots and both free throws to score 24 points against Nebraska on Dec. 4, 1961.
  3. VanVleet went 6 for 6 and 10 for 10 to tie a career-high with 22 points on Wednesday at Loyola.
  4. Michael Wiggins went 10 for 10 and 1 for 1 , scoring 21 points at Drake on Jan. 11, 1993.
  5. Claudius Johnson went 5 for 5 and 8 for 8 against Drake on Feb. 22, 1993, totaling 18 points.
  6. P.J. Couisnard made all five shots, one from three-point range, and all seven foul shots to score 18 points against Pandhandle (Okla.) State on Nov. 18, 2005.