Wichita State hangs on for 76-73 win over Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Zach Brown scored 17 points to help Wichita State defeat Oklahoma 76-73 Saturday afternoon in the All-College Classic.

Daishon Smith scored 13 points and Darral Willis added 12 for the Shockers (9-2), who won their fourth straight. Wichita State shot just 39.7 percent from the field, but they made up for it by holding Oklahoma to 30.8 percent shooting.

Jordan Woodard matched a career high with 28 points, Christian James scored 15 and Rashard Odomes added 10 for the Sooners (6-3).

Smith was named most outstanding player. His monster dunk over Oklahoma’s Kristian Doolittle gave the Shockers a 55-50 lead with 8:28 remaining.


Wichita State hosts Oklahoma State on Dec. 17. The Cowboys are one of the nation’s highest-scoring teams and will test the Shockers.

Oklahoma hosts Memphis on Dec. 17. The Sooners get another crack at a non-conference win over a big-name program.