Malcolm Armstead scored 22 points and Cleanthony Early 21 for Wichita State. Van Vleet played 14 minutes. He had three rebounds and one assist. He was 0 for 2 from the field. He made one of two free throws to finish with one point.
The Shockers are 27-8. They'll most likely play #1 seed and #1 ranked Gonzaga in the second round on Saturday in Salt Lake City.