Wichita State tops Charleston 81-63

WSU's Shaq Morris dominated defenders during the November 13 game against College of Charleston. (Photo courtesy Jess Vermeulen/KSN News)

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Sixth ranked Wichita State got off to a scorching start against Charleston, leading by 25 points at the half against the Cougars.

Things didn’t go quite as smoothly for the Shockers in the second half, but they still were able to cruise to a 81-63 win and move to 2-0 heading into next week’s Maui Invitational.

Senior Shaq Morris led the Shockers with 18 points and 10 rebounds. Senior Rauno Nurger had 16 points and Senior Darral Willis added 14 points.

Wichita State next plays in a tournament in Maui beginning Monday against California.