WICHITA, Kan. (AP) – Jeffrey Carroll scored 22 points on nearly perfect shooting, Jawun Evans also had 22 points and Oklahoma State cruised past Wichita State 93-76 Saturday night at Intrust Bank Arena.
The Cowboys (9-2) were 14 of 28 from the 3-point line and shot 52.5 percent for the game. Leyton Hammonds scored 12 for Oklahoma State, and Phil Forte III added 11.
Darral Willis, Jr. had 24 points and 13 rebounds for Wichita State (9-3) in its first home loss.
Oklahoma State took apart a defense that has been one of the nation’s best this season. The Shockers entered the day third nationally in field goal percentage defense (34.6) and 10th in scoring defense (59.5.) The Cowboys became the first team to score 80 against Wichita State this season – and did it with 7:59 still remaining.
Oklahoma State gets a final pre-conference tuneup by hosting Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Thursday.
Wichita State plays its final non-conference regular-season game against visiting South Dakota State on Thursday.