Wichita State’s Markis McDuffie scored 11 points and grabbed eight rebounds Saturday night to help his team win the Portsmouth Invitational Championship.
McDuffie’s squad, Portsmouth Partnership, won all three of its games over the weekend, capped by a 90-81 victory over Sales Systems LTD.
McDuffie averaged 10.3 points and 7.3 rebounds.
Now in its 67th year, the PIT is a four-day, 12-game tournament that offers 64 top college seniors the chance to showcase their skills in front of professional scouts, including representatives from all 30 NBA teams.
The list of PIT alumni includes NBA legends Rick Barry, Earl ‘The Pearl’ Monroe, Dave Cowens, John Stockton and Scottie Pippen. Past Shockers at the PIT include Shaquille Morris (2018), Darius Carter (2015), Carl Hall (2013), Garrett Stutz (2012) and Paul Miller (2006).